2013 Grassroots Preservation Awards and Preservation Party

The Historic Districts Council holds a yearly event to honor those who have been especially influential in the preservation world. The Grassroots Awards are given to those who have worked tirelessly for their neighborhoods; by gaining recognition and protection for New York’s historic buildings.

This Year’s Award winners are chosen for a variety of efforts, including successful landmarking campaigns, listing on the National Register of Historic Places, and longtime neighborhood preservation activism.

Date: May 23, 2013

Location: Village Community School272 W 10th St  New York, NY 10014

Time: 6:30 pm

The 2013 Grassroots Awards recipients were:

The Myrtle Avenue Revitalization Project

New Amsterdam Market’s Robert LaValva

NYC Parks advocate Geoffrey Croft

NYU Faculty Against the Sexton Plan

• The Aquinas Honor Society of the Immaculate Conception School

•  Friend in High Places: Council Member Stephen Levin of Brooklyn’s 33rd District

• Friend from the Media Award: The Tribeca Trib.

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