LW’s education program, Keeping the Past for the Future, is free to NYC public schools! Through lessons, walking tours, and hands-on design and building projects, LW! is raising the next generation of preservationists and community advocates. Read more…
Designated! On 12/5 the former IRT Powerhouse became the UWS’s 58th individual landmark!
The former IRT Powerhouse was officially landmarked on Dec. 5, 2017! This remarkable Beaux-Arts style building, designed in 1904 by McKim, Mead & White will remain a glorious Westside fixture, enhancing our city with its powerful beauty and exciting potential.
At yesterday’s Landmarks Preservation Commission meeting, the vigilance of LANDMARK WEST! and our fellow preservation advocates paid off! An applicant was seeking a Certificate of Appropriateness for 100 West 72nd Street, a McKim, Mead and White beauty on...read more
(revised) It is with great excitement that LANDMARK WEST! can report that the Landmarks Preservation Commission voted unanimously to designate the IRT Powerhouse, McKim Mead and White's 1904 city-beautiful Beaux-Arts style edifice on Eleventh Avenue between West 58th...read more
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