Resources and Information About Proposed Changes to the Landmarks Law
May 2, 2012 City Council Materials
On May 2, 2012, the City Council held a Joint Meeting of the Land Use Committee and the Housing and Buildings Committee to discuss 11 proposed bills that, if adopted, could greatly impact the workings of the Landmarks Preservation Commission.
Here, thanks to the City Council’s improved website, are some materials and links.
Click Here to watch the four-hour hearing in all its glory
Full Transcript from Joint Hearing
Submitted Testimony from the Joint Hearing
Official Descriptions of the 11 Proposed Bills from the Joint Hearing
Preservation Coalition Resources
On June 19, 2012, HDC hosted an emergency meeting to discuss the assault on the Landmarks Law. Here are some of the materials which were circulated.
The Importance of Preservation
Defending Preservation Presentation
Brief Summary of all the 11 City Council Bills with Recommendations