Park Slope Historic District Extension

HDC Testimony for LPC Hearing on May 23, 2017

HDC regularly reviews every public proposal affecting Individual Landmarks and buildings within Historic Districts in New York City, and when needed, we comment on them. Our testimony for the latest items to be presented at the Landmarks Preservation Commission is below. Item 1 204 6th Avenue – Park Slope Historic District Extension II CERTIFICATE OF […]

HDC Testimony for LPC Hearing on October 13, 2015

HDC regularly reviews every public proposal affecting Individual Landmarks and buildings within Historic Districts in New York City, and when needed, we comment on them. Our testimony for the latest items to be presented at the Landmarks Preservation Commission is below.   Item 4 CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS BOROUGH OF Brooklyn 174063- Block 238, lot 1- […]

HDC@LPC – January 20, 2015

  Item 1 111 Ridge Road, aka 234-33 Ridge Road – Douglaston Historic District 162102 – Block 8045, lot 55, Zoned R1-2 Community District 11, Queens CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS A Colonial Revival style freestanding house designed by Josephine Wright Chapman and built in 1909. Application is to replace entrance infill and windows, modify window openings, […]

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 – May 6, 2014

  Item 1 CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS BOROUGH OF Queens 148940- Block 8026, lot 44- 105 Grosvenor Street – Douglaston Historic District A Colonial Revival style house built c. 1920. Application is to remove the cobblestone streetbed gutter. These cobblestone street gutters once ran east to west along all the streets in Douglas Manor to facilitate […]

E-Bulletin:2012 in Review; It’s Been Faboo!!

Dear Friend of HDC, Thank you for your interest in and support of the Historic Districts Council and our work as the only citywide grassroots preservation organization. We hope you will now consider making a tax-deductible donation to support HDC’s work in 2013. We’ve had a busy year, filled with a number of major successes. […]

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