Liz McEnaney

New Design + Old Places: Post Conference Tours-Brooklyn Heights-Pictures

Brooklyn Heights Historic District at Nearly 50 Saturday, April 5, 2014, 2pm Brooklyn Heights was the very first historic district in New York City, designated in 1965. In the decades since, this largely residential enclave has seen numerous additions and alterations to its diverse stock of row houses, distinguished churches and cultural landmarks. Join our […]

In Need of Lectures, Conference, Tours and Brochures? HDC Has the Cure!

 E-BULLETIN OF THE HISTORIC DISTRICTS COUNCIL February 2014, Volume 11, Number 5 In This Issue: Continuing Education: New Design in Historic Districts– February 25 Secret Lives Tour: One Wall Street- February 26 20th Annual Preservation Conference: New Design + Old Places and Design Awards Ceremony– March 7 and 8 2013 Walking Tour Brochures   Continuing […]

Preservation Conference: New Design + Old Places

The Historic Districts Council is the citywide advocate for New York’s historic neighborhoods. For more than forty years HDC has worked to ensure the preservation of significant historic neighborhoods, buildings and open spaces, to uphold the integrity of the Landmarks Law and to further the preservation ethic.   Friday, March 7, 2014 HDC Design Awards […]

E-BULLETIN: Do you like events? Do you like free events? If yes ( & let’s face it, it’s yes) then check out all our free events!!!

 E-BULLETIN OF THE HISTORIC DISTRICTS COUNCIL April 2013, Volume 10, Number 9 THE PAST CHAIRS OF THE LANDMARKS PRESERVATION COMMISSION LOOK TO THE AGENCY’S FUTURE Thursday, April 25th, 2013 6:30 p.m. The General Society of Mechanics & Tradesmen, 20 West 44th Street (between Fifth & Sixth Avenues) Click here to view the invitation Who did they talk […]

E-BULLETIN: Conference, Pre-Conference and Continuing Education

E-BULLETIN OF THE HISTORIC DISTRICTS COUNCIL February 2013, Volume 10, Number 2  Announcing the Nineteenth Annual Preservation Conference! March 1-3, 2013  HDC is pleased to announce its 19th Annual Preservation Conference,“PRESERVATION NOW! TODAY’S VICTORIES, LOSSES AND ONGOING BATTLES!” This Conference takes its inspiration from recent trends in preservation and the relationship between development and preservation […]

Preservation Now!: Free February Talks and Panels

Historic Districts Council’s 19th Annual Preservation Conference: Preservation Now! Pre-Conference Panel Discussions: As part of Preservation Now!,HDC is pleased to present panel discussions on emerging topics in preservation. These programs are FREE but RSVP is required. Preservation and Technology Wednesday, February 20, 6:00pm – 8:00pm Advances in technology have changed the ways we can interpret […]

E-BULLETIN: HDC has celebrations and education in 2013, come join us!

    E-BULLETIN OF THE HISTORIC DISTRICTS COUNCIL     January 2013, Volume 10, Number 2 2013: Six to Celebrate Launch Party! Date: Tuesday – January 29, 2013 Location: University Settlement, 185 Eldridge Street, Manhattan Description: Announcing the 2013 Six to Celebrate neighborhoods Time: 6-8 pm Please join the Historic Districts Council as we announce the neighborhoods selected […]

19th Annual Preservation Conference: Preservation Now!-Pre-Conference Panel Discussions:“Preservation and Technology”

Historic Districts Council’s 19th Annual Preservation Conference: Preservation Now! Pre-Conference Panel Discussions: Wednesday, February 20th 6:00p.m. – 8:00p.m. The merge between technology and preservation has changed how we are able to interpret the past.  This is not only true of the built environment that surrounds us, but of our social and cultural history as well.  […]

About Us

The Historic Districts Council (HDC) is the advocate for all of New York City's historic neighborhoods. HDC is the only organization in New York that works directly with people who care about our city's historic neighborhoods and buildings. We represent a constituency of over 500 local community organizations.

Contact Us

Historic Districts Council
232 East 11th Street
New York, NY 10003
Tel: (212) 614-9107
Fax: (212) 614-9127
E-mail: hdc@hdc.org

Donate Now

Become a Friend of HDC! Your donation helps preserve, improve, and celebrate the places that make New York great.

Join Our Mailing List

Receive updates on programs, events, action alerts, and our Landmarks Preservation Commission testimony.