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HDC@LPC July 9, 2013

Item 30 CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS BOROUGH OF MANHATTAN 135467- Block 611, lot 38- 130 7th Avenue South – Greenwich Village Historic District A commercial building designed by Scacchetti & Siegel and built in 1937. Application is to demolish the existing building and to construct a new building. The proposed building seems to have an identity […]

HDC@LPC September 4, 2012

Item 22 CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS BOROUGH OF MANHATTAN 115555- Block 744, lot 10- 353 West 20th Street – Chelsea Historic District A Greek Revival/Italianate style rowhouse built in 1852-53. Application is to construct a rear yard addition. While the proposed addition’s depth is modest, HDC objects to this proposal as it would remove too much […]

January 24, 2012

Item 5 CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS BOROUGH OF BROOKLYN 126503- Block 214, lot 15- 12 Middagh Street – Brooklyn Heights Historic District A 19th century carriage house. Application is to alter the ground floor. HDC is opposed to this application to alter the ground floor as it would greatly affect the building and turn a 19th-century […]

February 2, 2010

LPC Docket Number: 104968 Brooklyn, Block: 45, Lot: 7509 72 Front Street – DUMBO Historic District An Industrial neo-Classical style factory building designed by William Higginson and built in 1911.  Application is to install a bracket sign. HDC Testimony While bracket signs may be fitting for traditional shopping districts such as the Ladies’ Mile, they […]

October 6, 2009

Hearing Date:  10/6/2009 LPC Docket Number: 102402 Queens, Block: 8027, Lot: 49 21 Beverly Road aka 235-31 Beverly Road – Douglaston Historic District A free standing Arts and Crafts style home designed by A. Maney and built in 1907. Application is to replace windows at the porch. HDC Testimony While the design of these windows […]

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