HDC@LPC

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 […]

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 […]

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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HDC@LPC – Designation Testimony for LPC Hearing on April 24, 2018

Item 1 LP-2609 BOROUGH OF QUEENS FIREHOUSE, ENGINE COMPANIES 264 & 328, HOOK & LADDER 134, 16-15 Central Avenue HDC supports the designation of landmarks in Far Rockaway, a neighborhood that is severely underrepresented in the celebration of the city’s built heritage. A number of questions arose, however, as to why these two were chosen […]

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HDC@LPC – Testimony for LPC Hearing on April 24, 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 2 35-25 87th Street – Jackson Heights Historic District  CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS, Docket […]

HDC@LPC – Designation Testimony – Coney Island Boardwalk & Central Harlem HD – April 17, 2018

Statement of the Historic Districts Council Designation Hearing April 17, 2018 Item 1 LP-2583 BOROUGH OF BROOKLYN CONEY ISLAND (RIEGELMANN) BOARDWALK (Scenic Landmark) The Coney Island Boardwalk is arguably the most famous boardwalk on Earth and an obvious landmark. The Historic Districts Council strongly supports its designation as a New York City Scenic Landmark since by […]

HDC@LPC – Testimony for LPC Hearing on April 17, 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 3 800 Marcy Avenue, Brooklyn – Saint George’s Protestant Episcopal Church – […]

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HDC@LPC – Testimony for LPC Hearing on April 10, 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 3 467 Tompkins Avenue – Manhattan Avenue Historic District CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS, Docket […]

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 […]

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