Grace Church, the 165-year-old Richard Upjohn building has just finished a fantastic restoration, revealing thousands of red, yellow and gold-painted stars of its ceiling for the first time in a century. It’s a perfect place to celebrate the brightest stars of preservation, and we hope you’ll join us.     For directions to the event […]

Historic Districts Council 2013 Grassroots Preservation Awards and Annual Preservation Party

Each year, the Historic Districts Council honors activists and groups  who have campaigned for community preservation in New York City. The Grassroots Preservation Awards are given to those who have worked tirelessly for their neighborhoods and communities, and have strove to better our city  through their efforts. This Year’s Award winners are a broad group […]

2012 Preservation Party and Grassroots Awards!

22nd Annual Preservation Party and 13th Annual Grassroots Awards!   The Historic Districts Council holds a yearly event to honor those who have been especially influential in the preservation world. The Grassroots Awards are given to those who have worked tirelessly for their neighborhoods; by gaining recognition and protection for New York’s historic buildings.       […]

Annual Grassroots Awards and Preservation Party-2011

Grassroots Preservation Awards-2011 Join the Historic Districts Council for the Annual Preservation Party and 12th Annual Grassroots Awards – Thursday, May 12, 2011, 6:00pm GRASSROOTS PRESERVATION AWARDS Cedar Grove Beach Club Central Queens Historical Association Mary Kay Gallagher Prospect Cemetery Association FRIEND IN HIGH PLACES AWARD State Senator Bill Perkins, 30th District FRIEND FROM THE MEDIA AWARD […]