Proposed East Midtown Rezoning – Proposed Individual Landmarks

To read more about the rezoning click here 

HDC, along with The Landmarks Preservation Commission, New York Landmarks Conservancy and the Municipal Arts Society identified buildings of interest in the East Midtown rezoning area.

Additional Buildings of Concern:

The original survey HDC conducts resulted in a list of 78 buildings, from that list it was refined down to 46 to 33, to the final 31 deemed eligible by the LPC . Although they did not make the final list there are still several buildings that HDC believes deserve recognition as being under threat from he proposed zoning. You can view a list of those buildings here.

View a pdf of the map: Revised East Midtown Rezoning Map 

They have been separated into five different building types, and 1 Landscape area:






Pre-War Commercial/Office Buildings

Post-War Commercial/Office Building



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