Testimony for the LPC Rules Amendment Hearing on March 27, 2018

The below text is the testimony delivered by HDC staff at the Public Hearing on March 27, 2018.  HDC’s full written testimony submitted to the LPC may be found here.   When dealing with historic properties, one must think about the effects of regulations not over years, but over decades. Therefore, HDC closely considered the […]

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HDC@LPC – Testimony for Public Hearing on March 27, 2018

HDC regularly reviews every public proposal affecting Individual Landmarks and buildings within Historic Districts in New York City, and when needed, we comment on them. Our testimony for the latest items to be presented at the Landmarks Preservation Commission is below. On March 27th, the Commission will vote on whether to designate four Individual Landmarks […]

HDC’s Comprehensive Analysis of LPC Rules

Please continue reading for our testimony regarding the latest LPC Rules change under consideration. The Historic Districts Council (HDC) reviews every public proposal affecting New York City’s landmarks and historic districts and provides testimony to the Landmarks Preservation Commission (LPC) whenever it is needed. Please continue reading for our testimony regarding the latest Rules change […]

HDC@LPC – Testimony for Public Hearing on March 20, 2018

HDC regularly reviews every public proposal affecting Individual Landmarks and buildings within Historic Districts in New York City, and when needed, we comment on them. Our testimony for the latest items to be presented at the Landmarks Preservation Commission is below. Item 4 140 Broadway – Individual Landmark – Marine Midland Building CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS, […]

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HDC@LPC – Testimony for Public Hearing on March 13, 2018

HDC regularly reviews every public proposal affecting Individual Landmarks and buildings within Historic Districts in New York City, and when needed, we comment on them. Our testimony for the latest items to be presented at the Landmarks Preservation Commission is below.   Item 1 135 Montague Street – Brooklyn Heights Historic District  CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS, […]

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HDC@LPC – Testimony for LPC Hearing on March 6, 2018

HDC regularly reviews every public proposal affecting Individual Landmarks and buildings within Historic Districts in New York City, and when needed, we comment on them. Our testimony for the latest items to be presented at the Landmarks Preservation Commission is below. Designation Testimony Item 1 LP – 2598 BOROUGH OF BROOKLYN THE DIME SAVINGS BANK […]

HDC@LPC – Testimony for LPC Hearing on February 20, 2018

HDC regularly reviews every public proposal affecting Individual Landmarks and buildings within Historic Districts in New York City, and when needed, we comment on them. Our testimony for the latest items to be presented at the Landmarks Preservation Commission is below. Designation Testimony Item 1 LP – 2602 BOROUGH OF MANHATTAN HOTEL SEVILLE, 22 East […]

Continuing Education – Accessible Historic Streetscapes

2.5 AIA / NY State credits | March 22, 2018 | 9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. |  232 East 11th Street NY,NY 10003 March 22, 2018 Neighborhood Preservation Center, 232 East 11th Street 9:00 – 11:30 a.m.  New York City is an ever growing city with many layers of history which affect the people who call it home, and […]

2018 Conference Tours

March 18- April 29: Post-Modern Midtown, Ridgewood Reservoir, Kew Gardens, Loew’s 175th Street Theater Saturday, April 14, 10:30AM        Ridgewood Reservoir The Ridgewood Reservoir in Highland Park is a 50+ acre natural oasis that straddles the border of Brooklyn and Queens. Built in 1859 to supply the once independent City of Brooklyn with high quality water, it […]

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