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Community: YES! We Support West End Avenue Historic District Extension!

REPORT from the FIELDBy Cristiana P.The hearing room was filled to capacity (and beyond!) yesterday as the Landmarks Preservation Commission (LPC) held the first of, ultimately, three public hearings to seriously consider historic district extensions on West End...

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Landmarking by the Numbers

Landmarking by the Numbers

More work and less resources--so continues the saga of the LPC's funding history.  At public hearing of the City Council's Land Use Committee, LPC leadership presented a preliminary budget for FY 2012.  The jist: with less staff and insufficient funds ......

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West End Avenue, Part I :: Hearing to consider historic district extensions approaches

West End Avenue, between 79th and 87th Streets, considered in the first of three public hearing Tell your neighbors!  Tell your friends!  In less than two weeks, we tell the LPC!On Tuesday, March 22nd, the Landmarks Preservation Commission (LPC) will hold...

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GUEST BLOG :: Preservation, the Next Generation

REPORT from the FIELDA Guest Blog, Reported by Will VogelLast weekend (March 4-6) the Historic Districts Council (HDC) continued celebrating “40 years of activism” with their annual preservation conference: Looking Forward, Looking Back: Forty Years of Preserving New...

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UPDATE from the FIELD :: Fight for the Right … to Participate!

UPDATE from the FIELD :: Fight for the Right … to Participate!

This past Tuesday morning, the Landmarks Preservation Commission convened to review proposed amendments to their Rules and to hear public testimony on this matter.  LANDMARK WEST! was there, along with many of our preservation advocacy colleagues, representatives...

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Love Your Landmark #17 – Master Building

Love Your Landmark #17 – Master Building

Master Building310-312 Riverside Drive The Master Building is one of the best Art Deco apartments on the Upper West Side. I love all the beautiful detailing!Love,Katherine MalishewskyGraduate Student, Columbia University Graduate School of Architecture, Planning,...

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Love Your Landmark #16 – New York Society for Ethical Culture

Love Your Landmark #16 – New York Society for Ethical Culture

New York Society for Ethical Culture2 West 64th StreetThe New York Society for Ethical Culture buildings are some of my favorites along Central Park West. I can't help but love such a beautiful school building!Love,Debi GermannLandmark West! Director of EducationP.S....

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Love Your Landmark #15 – Holy Trinity Lutheran Church

Holy Trinity Lutheran Church51-53 Central Park WestThe Holy Trinity Lutheran Church is a very good example of preservation and restoration in action. In my lifetime, I've seen it go from being absolutely filthy to being covered in scaffolding to emerging as this gem...

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