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The Prospect Heights Neighborhood Development Council

Landmarking
Recognition by the City's Landmarks Preservation Commission of the architectural significance of certain buildings or groups of buildings. Conveys protection from destruction or uncharacteristic alteration.

"This Old House" comes to Prospect Heights January 24

Posted: January 19, 2009 - 6:16pm

On January 24, the popular PBS television program "This Old House" will feature the renovation of a Prospect Heights brownstone. The house, located on Sterling Place between Underhill Avenue and Washington Avenue, was built in 1905 and is being completely remodeled by its present owners, Karen Shen and Kevin Costello.

Prospect Heights neighbors turn out for historic district hearing; speakers unanimous in support

Posted: October 29, 2008 - 8:29am

On Tuesday, October 28, the New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission held a public hearing on the proposed Prospect Heights Historic District. The hearing was an opportunity for members of the public to speak before the commissioners who will vote on landmarking Prospect Heights.

Congresswoman Yvette Clarke supports Prospect Heights historic designation

Posted: October 16, 2008 - 8:13pm

Congresswoman Yvette Clarke

, who represents all of Propsect Heights, has joined with State and City elected officials in support of historic designation for our neighborhood. In a

Landmarks hearing on Prospect Heights historic district scheduled for 10/28

Posted: September 30, 2008 - 5:59am

MARK YOUR CALENDAR!

On October 28, the New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission will hear public testimony on the proposed Prospect Heights historic district. The hearing will begin at 1:15PM in the LPC Public Hearing room at 1 Centre Street. The hearing is the second step in the process of Prospect Heights being designated as a New York City historic district.

Landmarks Commission hearing on Prospect Heights Historic District

Start Date: 
October 28, 2008 - 1:30pm
Categories
Topic : 
Landmarking
Site: 
Prospect Heights Historic District
Sponsored By: 
New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission
Location: 
Municipal Building
One Centre Street, Manhattan 9th Floor
United States
Description: 

On October 28, the New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission will hear public testimony on the proposed Prospect Heights historic district. The hearing will begin at 1:15PM in the LPC Public Hearing room at 1 Centre Street. The hearing is the second step in the process of Prospect Heights being designated as a New York City historic district.

Landmarking has received the support of hundreds of Prospect Heights residents. It's also critical that community members attend the public hearing (and testify) in order to demonstrate the urgency of landmarking our neighborhood before another historic building is lost or irreparably altered. Please make every effort to attend this important event!

Whether you attend in person or not, please write your own testimony in support of designation in Prospect Heights, and email it to landmark@phndc.org.

See you there!

Open to: 
General public