Empire State Building

HDC@LPC – June 17, 2014

  Item 4 CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS BOROUGH OF Bronx 157425- Block 5939, lot 395- 5288 Sycamore Avenue – Riverdale Historic District A house originally built in 1937 and altered in the Modern style by Alton L. Croft and Ludwig P. Bono in 1955. Application is to legalize the installation of a glass railing in non-compliance […]

HDC@LPC January 21, 2014

Item 5 CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS BOROUGH OF MANHATTAN 148228- Block 149, lot 11- 91-95 Chambers Street – TriBeCa South Historic District A store and loft building in 1852-53, and altered in the Commercial style by William F. Hemstreet in 1924. Application is to install a rooftop fence. HDC finds that the semi-circular portion of the […]

E-BULLETIN- Join Us on the 58th Floor of the Empire State Building!

E-BULLETIN OF THE HISTORIC DISTRICTS COUNCIL October 2013, Volume 10, Number 6 Landmarks Lions 2013 Hugh & Tiziana Hardy Join HDC for the Landmarks Lion Award Ceremony, Reception & Dinner Honoring Hugh & Tiziana Hardy Tuesday, November 19, 2013, 6:30pm At the Empire State Building This year’s event will take place in a private space […]

E-BULLETIN- Fall Events

E-BULLETIN OF THE HISTORIC DISTRICTS COUNCIL August 2013, Volume 10, Number 3 Landmarks Lion 2013- Hugh & Tiziana Hardy  Save the date:  Tuesday, November 19, 2013  Landmarks Lion Award Ceremony & Dinner Honoring Hugh & Tiziana Hardy. The evening will take place at 6:30 pm in a private space at the iconic Empire State Building […]

E-BULLETIN- Landmarks Lion 2013 Honoring Hugh & Tiziana Hardy

 E-BULLETIN OF THE HISTORIC DISTRICTS COUNCIL August 2013, Volume 10, Number 2 Landmarks Lion 2013-Hugh & Tiziana Hardy Save the date:  Tuesday, November 19, 2013  Landmarks Lion Award Ceremony & Dinner Honoring Hugh & Tiziana Hardy. The evening will take place at 6:30 pm in a private space at the iconic Empire State Building with […]

Landmarks Lion 2013 – Hugh & Tiziana Hardy!

Please save the date of Tuesday, November 19, 2013 for the Landmarks Lion Award Ceremony & Dinner Honoring Hugh & Tiziana Hardy.   To view pictures from the event click here    The event will take place on November 19 at 6:30pm in a private space at the iconic Empire State Building with panoramic views of […]

HDC@LPC – July 24, 2012

Item 5 CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS BOROUGH OF QUEENS 127189- Block 5917, lot 1- Buildings 207 and 207A – Fort Totten Historic District A Colonial Revival style semi-attached residence designed by the Office of the Quartermaster General and built in 1891. Application is to install a barrier-free access lift and ramps, and remove windows In general, […]

New York Times: A View Inside King Kong’s Perch

 ”A View Inside King Kong’s Perch” But this exhibition on the 80th floor does something else. It is safe to say that visitors to the Empire State Building don’t really come to see the building. They come to see the city around it. This show, whose curator is Carol Willis, the founder and director of […]

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