HDC@LPC – Testimony for LPC Hearing on May 29, 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 1 East 70th Street and 10 East 71st Street – The Frick […]

Sculpture in Gotham – Book talk with Michele Bogart

Join HDC, NYPAP and the J.M. Kaplan Fund for a FREE book signing and reception June 13, 2018 6:00 – 8:00 P.M. The J.M. Kaplan Fund 71 West 23rd Street, 9th Floor Join HDC and NYPAP at the J.M. Kaplan Fund for a book talk with author Michele Bogart. Ms. Bogart’s book Sculpture in Gotham: […]

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Richmond Hill History Day

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HDC@LPC – Testimony for LPC Hearing on May 15, 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 39-44 47th Street – Sunnyside Gardens Historic District CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS, Docket […]

URGENT- Proposed Bill to Lift FAR Cap

UPDATE: This bill was not voted on. No to bill S.6760  On behalf of the Historic Districts Council and our partner organizations, we implore you to contact your Senator and tell her/him to veto bill S.6760 which would lift the current State cap (FAR 12) for residential development. This bill has not been vetted to […]

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HDC@LPC – Testimony for LPC Hearing on May 8, 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 – 2599 BOROUGH OF BROOKLYN PROPOSED BOERUM HILL HISTORIC […]

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2018 Grassroots Preservation Awards pictures

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