Historic Districts Council 2013 Grassroots Preservation Awards and Annual Preservation Party

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Each year, the Historic Districts Council honors activists and groups  who have campaigned for community preservation in New York City. The Grassroots Preservation Awards are given to those who have worked tirelessly for their neighborhoods and communities, and have strove to better our city  through their efforts.

This Year’s Award winners are a broad group who have successful gotten their neighborhoods designated as local and national landmarks, have fougght against damaging proposals in all five boroughs and furthered preservation efforts in their communities.

Date: Thursday May 23, 2013

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

Time: 6:30 pm


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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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