Columbia Names Director of Historic Preservation

Columbia Names Director of Historic Preservation From the New York Times By David W. Dunlap Andrew Scott Dolkart of Columbia University, leading an architectural tour in 2006. (Photo: Casey Kelbaugh for The New York Times) Andrew Scott Dolkart, 56, an unmistakable presence in the landmarks movement for many years (it’s hard blending into the woodwork […]

Residential building permits plunge in NYC

Residential building permits plunge in NYC By Daniel Massey Via Crains New York Published: November 26, 2008 – 2:30 pm In a sign residential construction in New York City is grinding to a virtual halt, the number of housing units authorized by building permits fell 70% in October compared with the same month a year […]