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Restoration of New York State Pavilion Set to Begin


Queens Borough President Melinda Katz and New York City Park Commissioner Mitchell Silver Update – November 2019 The Conservancy attended

Removing State Cap Won’t Produce More Affordable Housing


The Conservancy told a November 26th State Assembly hearing on Affordable Housing Development that there is no evidence that removing

Thank you for Passing Ballot Question #5


Ballot Question #5 Passed! Thank you! November 6, 2019 You took the first step toward a fairer land use process. And

Landmarks Commission Approves Morgan Library Plan


The Conservancy supported a proposal for improvements along the 36th Street side of the Morgan complex, at a Landmarks Preservation Commission hearing

Conservancy Supports Gowanus Landmarking


UPDATE: SEPTEMBER 2019 The Conservancy supported the Landmarks Preservation Commission’s proposed designation of five Gowanus buildings as individual landmarks. The

City Planning Wants Limited Action on Loopholes


UPDATE: July 2019 The Department of City Planning (DCP) is sticking to limited action on zoning loopholes despite public concern,

Hundreds of Buildings Designated Landmarks


June, 2019 Several hundred more buildings across the City became landmarks in June. The Landmarks Preservation Commission voted to designate

City to Rethink Promenade Plans After Opposition


UPDATE March 2019 City transportation officials have gone back to the drawing board to figure out how to repair the Brooklyn

Conservancy Testifies for Five New Landmark Designations


~ El Barrio Artspace PS 109 – East 99th Street The Conservancy testified in support of landmark designation of a

Radar Used to Detect Unmarked Burials at Staten Island’s Sandy Ground Cemetery


Conservancy Study Finds More Than 500 Graves In Early African-American Burial Ground Rossville A.M.E. Zion Church Cemetery – Rossville, Staten

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