Six to Celebrate Neighborhood Talks

The Historic Districts Council Presents Six to Celebrate Neighborhood Talks Location:The Neighborhood Preservation Center, 232 East 11th Street in Manhattan. This events are free and open to the public, reservations are required. To RSVP for any and/or all talks, please call 212-614-9107 ext. 10 or e-mail Thursday, September 15th, 6:00pm Defining an Historic District: […]

Vote Against Mendacity To Preserve A Brooklyn Heights Skyscraper

On September 13, 2011, the Landmarks Preservation Commission designated the Borough Hall Skyscraper District which is comprised of 21 skyscrapers and tall office buildings in Downtown Brooklyn. The borough’s 26th historic district, the designation celebrates and protects an important core of commercial developments which chart the rise of Brooklyn into an urban center from the […]

December 12, 2011 – Public Design Commission

  Statement of the Historic Districts Council Design Commission Public Hearing 12/12/2011 Re:   Reconstruction of the North Harlem Meer Landscape, Shoreline, and Playground The Historic Districts Council is the citywide non-profit advocate for New York City’s designated historic districts and neighborhoods meriting preservation. HDC is happy to see attention being turned to the northern most […]