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MORE RESIDENTIAL SPACE FOR THE BRONX

City Planning Hears Plans For New Development In Area Lacking Residential Space 111 Willow Ave Rendering. Image Credit: CPC New industrial modern loft building for Bronx area scarce with residential ...
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DESIGNATING THREE EAST HARLEM LANDMARKS

Hearings Held On Three Potential Individual Landmarks Ahead Of Rezoning Former Webber Packing House. The landmarking of two buildings constructed as schools and a former meatpacking plant receive ...
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A NEW BUILDING FOR ASTORIA BLVD?

City Planning Hears Plans for New Building on Astoria Boulevard 35-10 Astoria MIH Program Area. Image Credit: CPC On January 3 rd, 2018, City Planning held a public hearing for the zoning map and ...
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POWERHOUSE PLANT PLAN

Master Plan for Future Adaptations to West Side Powerhouse Approved Interborough Rapid Transit Company Powerhouse at 855 11th Avenue in Manhattan. Image Credit: LPC. To facilitate the continued use of ...
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LIMITING SELF-STORAGE FACILITIES

New Special Permit for Self-Storage Facilities: An Imperfect Victory for Industrial Jobs Advocates Michael Devigne The final legislative session of 2017 saw an active NYC City Council scrambling to ...
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NEW NYC LAND USE LEADERSHIP

City Council Appoints New Leadership to Committee on Land Use Rafael Salamanca. Image Credit: www.salamanca.nyc The New Year brought new leadership to City Council committees and subcommittees. On ...
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DESIGNATING A NEW HARLEM HISTORIC DISTRICT?

Late-19th-Century Residential Area to be Considered as Historic District Courtesy of Landmarks Preservation Commission Proposed 164-property historic district constructed in late 19th century for ...
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DESIGNATING 827 & 831 BROADWAY

Civil War-Ear Commercial Buildings that Later Housed Artists’ Studios Designated Twin adjoining buildings at 827 and 831 Broadway, Image LPC. Buildings’ significance largely derives from ...
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COMMERCIAL USE COMING TO BEDFORD AVENUE

Commercial Use Amendment Approved for Bedford Avenue Residential Block Image Credit: CPC. City Planning approved a zoning map amendment permitting ground floor space for commercial use in residential ...
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ILLEGALLY CONVERTED A TWO-FAMILY HOME

Fined $47,400 for unlawful conversion Owner converted two-family Queens home into a six-family residence. Jimming Zhao owns a residential building located at 143-10 Beech Avenue, Queens with a ...
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THE DESTRUCTION OF ELIZABETH STREET GARDEN

City to Create Senior Housing and Community Space Despite Strong Opposition Haven Green Rendering. Image Credit: Curtis + Ginsberg Architects. Senior affordable housing proposal would build over ...
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NO MILKING THIS DESIGNATION DRY?

Former Dairy Building Designated an Individual Landmark Empire State Dairy Company complex. Image Credit LPC. Owners asked for exclusion of portion of site due to need for environmental remediation; ...
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ANDREW ADDS 23 PROPERTIES TO THE REGISTER

Governor Cuomo Announces 23 Properties Recommended to State and National Registers of Historic Places Recommendations Support New York's Efforts to Recognize the State's Diverse History ...
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LANDMARKING TWO CITY ISLAND HOMES

Two City Island Residences Designated as Individual Landmarks The Booth House. Image Credit: LPC. A late 19th century wood-framed Queen Anne style cottage and rare 1930 Sears Roebuck prefabricated ...
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NEW NATIONAL BLACK THEATRE GETS PLANNING APPROVAL

City Planning Approves National Black Theater Building in East Harlem Project outline over existing structure. Image Credit: CPC. The National Black Theater is developing new performance space, retail ...
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SOUNDVIEW GETS 425 AFFORDABLE HOUSING UNITS

City Planning Approves 425 Units of Affordable Housing in Soundview, Bronx Project Rendering. Image Credit: CPC. Two mixed-use buildings, containing 425 affordable residential units for families and ...
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LANDMARKING THESE EAST HARLEM BUILDINGS?

Historic Buildings Identified as Potential Landmarks ahead of East Harlem Rezoning Webber Packing House. Image Credit: LPC. Potential individual landmarks added to the Commission’s calendar ...
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REPURPOSING THE PFIZER FACTORY

Council Passes Contentious Pfizer Sites Rezoning in Williamsburg City Council Subcommittee on Zoning and Franchises Meeting. October 24, 2017. A former Pfizer factory site in South Williamsburg will ...
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de BLASIO SHOOTS FOR 300,000 UNITS

Expecting to Meet Goals Two Years Ahead of Schedule, Mayor de Blasio Expands the Housing Plan Objectives Photographer/Mayoral Photography Office The de Blasio administration increases goal to building ...
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ADDING 288 PROPERTIES TO BOERUM HILL

Landmarks to Consider Expansion of Boerum Hill Historic District by 288 Buildings Boerum HillHD. Image Credit: LPC. Composed of three distinct areas to the north, south and west of the existing ...
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ALLOWING SOME TO SIDESTEP ULURP

Council Eases ULURP Requirements for Certain Government Officials City Council Member Margaret Chin. City Council passed a bill that would exempt certain government entities from pre-application ...
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HUBERTY HOUSE HALLOW?

Stately Turn-of-the-Century Colonial Revival Home Designated an Individual Landmark Huberty House. Image Credit: LPC. Individual landmark designed for politician and lawyer Peter Huberty by his son, ...
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PROTECTING 827-831 BROADWAY

Strong Community Support Voiced for Twin Commercial Buildings which Housed Studio of de Kooning, and other Post-WWII Artists Twin adjoining buildings at 827 and 831 Broadway, Image LPC. Attorney for ...
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CAR-FREE PROSPECT PARK?

Mayor Announces Permanently Car-Free Prospect Park Prospect Park. Image Credit: Joe Buglewicz courtesy of nycgo.com. Prospect Park’s entire loop drive will be permanently car-free as of January ...
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REZONING DOWNTOWN FAR ROCKAWAY

City Council Approves Downtown Far Rockaway Rezoning Rendering of Queens Far Rockaway Branch Public Library by Snøhetta. Image credit: NYC EDC City Council approved a 22-block rezoning of ...
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