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20 Years


Scenes from that bright blue September morning remain vivid in our memories. 20 years later, we still mourn the thousands

Where Dreams Once Came True


I was caught unaware by the outpouring of public concern over the likely demolition of Grand Prospect Hall in Brooklyn.

SoHo NoHo Historic District Under Threat


Mayor de Blasio’s plan to upzone SoHo/NoHo takes another step when Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer holds her hearing on

Empire State Complex Update


Now that Governor Cuomo is leaving office, his Empire State Complex plans should leave with him. Do we need to

Primary Election Day is Here


Election Day was a big deal when I was a child. My parents loved politics. My father left for work

Our Urban Archive Debut


The Conservancy debuted June 7 on Urban Archive, a technology non-profit focusing on the architecture, culture, and unique stories of

Highlighting a Year


It’s halfway through 2021 and I’m here touting our 2020 Annual Report. We publish our annual reports several months into

Help Stop SoHo/NoHo Upzoning


The City’s plan to drastically upzone SoHo and NoHo has begun the public approval process. The City says the goal

Campaigning for Preservation


It has been challenging to get mayoral candidates to attend preservation-themed public sessions sponsored by the Conservancy and colleague groups.

Push for Upzonings Before Mayor Leaves Office


A series of upzonings is threatening some of New York’s most treasured neighborhoods.  New Yorkers reinvented SoHo/NoHo, Gowanus, and Governors

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