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E-BULLETIN – Secret Lives Tour-Free Film; NYC’s historic districts on the Panorama

E-BULLETIN OF THE HISTORIC DISTRICTS COUNCIL April 2013, Volume 10, Number 2  Secret Lives Tour: The Art and Murals of Hildreth Meière– Uptown and Downtown Tours Exclusive Secret Lives Tour: The Art and Murals of Hildreth Meière Uptown Tour & Downtown Tour Tuesday, April 23 & Tuesday, May 8 Please contact ashedd@hdc.org or call 212-614-9107 with […]

E-bulletin:HDC is full of fun events and education for the Spring!!! Art Deco, Film Screening, and Walking Tour Brochures

E-BULLETIN OF THE HISTORIC DISTRICTS COUNCIL March 2013, Volume 10, Number 3   Monday Morning Coffee Talk   April 1, 2013 Tenzing Chadotsang, Director of Grants and Outreach, NYC Landmarks Preservation Commission 8:30am -10:00am Neighborhood Preservation Center, 232 East 11th Street, Manhattan This program is FREE!  Reservations are required and space is limited.  Please contact: bzay@hdc.org The […]


E-BULLETIN OF THE HISTORIC DISTRICTS COUNCIL March 2013, Volume 10, Number 1 PASSIVE HOUSE, ROW HOUSE, GEOTHERMAL, OH MY! HDC Continuing Education Series   Wednesday, March 13, 2013 9am-1:30 pm Neighborhood Preservation Center 232 East 11th Street New York, NY 10003 Fee: Public-$125 / Friends of HDC- $100 Includes continental breakfast 4 AIA Approved LU/HSW Credits/ […]

Landmarks Designates Five Firehouses and Considers Lower East Side Nursing Home

The Bialystoker Home had an excellent designation public hearing on Tuesday.  Although the building ceased operation as a nursing home last year and is currently up for sale, the owners stated that they were not opposed to landmarking.  Nearly twenty other speakers, including CM Margaret Chin, Community Board 3, Friends of the Bialystoker, and HDC, […]

Walking Tour: Rockaway July 14th

The event on Saturday was a success.  The weather was lovely, the neighborhood was welcoming, the residents were gracious and the tour was informative, fun and personal.  Thank you to everyone who joined and participated in the event.  A special thank you to Richard George and Carolyn Greene.

E-Bulletin-August Events!!

E-BULLETIN OF THE HISTORIC DISTRICTS COUNCIL July 2012, Volume 9, Number 2 August Events!    Reminder: Join Us This Tuesday, July 17! ~Cultural Medallions Celebrate the Lives of Two African-American Pioneers of Literature and Music~   This Tuesday, July 17, 2012, the Historic Districts Council and the Historic Landmarks Preservation Center will unveil new cultural […]

Far Rockaway Beachside Bungalows Tour Added for August!

Those were the days… Because the demand for the  Far Rockaway Beachside Bungalows walking tour was beyond what we had expected, HDC  has decided to add ANOTHER BUNGALOWS OF ROCKAWAY EVENT in August! The walking tour is scheduled for August 25th at 10:30am.  We will cover the same grounds as the event planned for Saturday, […]

E-Bulletin: Summer of fun with HDC!!!

E-BULLETIN OF THE HISTORIC DISTRICTS COUNCIL June 2012, Volume 9, Number 1 ~Grassroots Awards a Rousing Success!~ Thank you everyone who joined us on Tuesday night for the Annual Grassroots Preservation Awards at the South Street Seaport Museum! Guests had a chance to explore sections of the museum which have been closed to the public […]

Summer Events and Help Preserve the Merchant’s House

Help Historic Sites with Electronic Activism! Help Preserve the Merchant’s House A private developer is seeking approval to construct a 9-story hotel at 27 East 4th Street — adjacent to the 1832 landmarked museum. The development poses a profound threat to the structural integrity of the house. Fortunately, the site is within the recently expanded […]

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E-BULLETIN: Greek Revival House and a colonial-era cemetery subject to development

E-BULLETIN OF THE HISTORIC DISTRICTS COUNCIL May 2012, Volume 9, Number 3   Help Preserve Where 19th-century New Yorkers Lived & 18th-century New Yorkers Rest!   Of course, HDC loves all of New York City’s landmarks, but the 1832 Merchant’s House on East 4th Street in Manhattan is particularly close to our heart. With a […]

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