LPC Launches New Permit Application Guide And Forms To Make It Easier To Quickly Obtain A Permit

Today, the New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission (LPC) launched an updated edition of the Permit Application Guide, now named the LPC Permit Guidebook: How to Get Staff-Level Approvals.

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Copper Dome Proposed For St. John The Divine Heads To Landmarks For Approval

This week New York City’s Landmarks Preservation Commission will consider proposals to help preserve and rehabilitate the massive, vaulted dome ceiling of The Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine. Continue Reading →

New Dance Theater Of Harlem Building Has Affordable Units In Hamilton Heights

This affordable housing at 847 Saint Nicholas Avenue lottery checks all the boxes reports 6sqftContinue Reading →

Uptown Enclave Of Early 20th-Century Homes Is NYC’s Newest Historic District

Great article by NY Curbed writes that things are set to change in Inwood after the “last affordable neighborhood” in Manhattan was recently rezoned, but for what it’s worth, some things will remain the same. Continue Reading →

Public Hearing For Landmarks Preservation Commission’s Designation Of Park Terrace West

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Community Board #12, Manhattan is having a public hearing to Obtain public comment on the Landmarks Preservation Commission’s proposed designation of the Park Terrace West – West 217th Street Historic District located in Inwood. Continue Reading →

Mayor de Blasio Appoints Sarah Carroll Chair Of The Landmarks Preservation Commission

Mayor Bill de Blasio today announced the appointment of Sarah Carroll as the Chair of the Landmarks Preservation Commission. Continue Reading →

Central Harlem Historic District Gains Momentum

NY Curbed reports that a proposal to create a new historic district in Central Harlem is gaining steam; the City’s Landmarks Preservation Commission fielded public testimony on the proposed district at a meeting on Tuesday, and there was unanimous support for designation. Continue Reading →


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