NYU Expansion Plan

NY State Court of Appeals Agrees to Hear Case Against NYU Expansion Plan

For Immediate Release:     February 24, 2015 Contact:  Linda Cronin-Gross or Sonya Landau, LCG Communications: o: 718.853.5568; linda@lcgcommunications.com, (c: 917.767.1141); sonya@lcgcommunications.com, (c: 520.204.3390) BREAKING NY State Court of Appeals Agrees to Hear Case Against NYU Expansion Plan; Could Save Village Parks From Destruction, Affect Countless Parks and Open Spaces in the City and State; Actor and Activist Ruffalo Lauds Court’s […]

HDC Co-Founder Bronson Binger Dies, Judge Rules Against NYU Expansion on Parks

Judge Rules NYU Expansion Plan Builds on Parks! In an important legal ruling, NYS Supreme Court Judge Donna Mills found that elements of the proposed NYU expansion plan would build on land which has long be used as public parkland, although not officially designated as such. It is possible to build on parkland but the […]

E-BULLETIN- NYU Expansion Plan Goes to Court; Carnegie Libraries are sad, will you help them?

E-BULLETIN OF THE HISTORIC DISTRICTS COUNCIL July 2013, Volume 10, Number 3   TOMORROW!!!! Thursday, July 18 10:30AM Case Against NYU 2031 to have its day in Court Please join HDC at 111 Centre Street (between White and Leonard Streets), Room 574 on Thursday, July 18, 2013 at 10:30 a.m to show support for the legal challenge to […]

HDC on the NYU Expansion Plan

Statement of the Historic Districts Council City Council June 29, 2012 Regarding the  New York University expansion plan The Historic Districts Council is the advocate for New York City’s historic neighborhoods.  HDC stands with the Greenwich Village community leaders, residents, preservationists and others in opposing New York University’s plans to expand in the designed open […]

E-BULLETIN: Preservation Action

E-BULLETIN OF THE HISTORIC DISTRICTS COUNCIL June 2012, Volume 9, Number 3 Say No to the NYU Expansion Plan  Join HDC, NYU Faculty against the Sexton Plan, GVSHP and many other preservation groups this Friday, June 29 for a rally on the steps of City Hall at 8:30 am and the City Council public hearing […]

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