Pier 17

HDC@LPC – Testimony for Public Hearing on December 12, 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. At tomorrow’s hearing, the LPC will vote to put four (4) potential Individual Landmarks, […]

E-BULLETIN- General Growth’s plan for Pier 17 in the South Street Seaport Historic District

E-BULLETIN OF THE HISTORIC DISTRICTS COUNCIL March 2013, Volume 10, Number 2 Pier 17 – It’s not over yet! If it seems like the fight for Pier 17 in the South Street Seaport Historic District has been going on for years, well, that’s because it has.  From General Growth’s plan that dates back to 2007 […]

HDC@LPC October 23, 2012

Item 9 CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS BOROUGH OF BROOKLYN 133268- Block 1075, lot 5- 274 Garfield Place, aka 175 8th Avenue – Park Slope Historic District A neo-Romanesque Art Deco style school building associated with Temple Beth Elohim, designed by Mortimer Freehof and David Levy, and built in 1928. Application is to install stretch banners. The […]

April 17, 2012 – Pier 17

Statement of the Historic Districts Council Certificate of Appropriateness Hearing 4/17/2012 Item 1 CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS BOROUGH OF MANHATTAN 129003- Block 73, lot 10- 89 South Street – South Street Seaport Historic District A modern pier and retail structure built circa 1980. Application is to demolish the structure on the pier and construct a new […]

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