Posts Tagged ‘Historic District’

House Tour 2017

House Tour 2017 Beautiful Park Slope homes will be on view Sunday May 21 from 12 noon through 5 pm. read more >>
  • Posted on Mar 31, 2017 by pscc

House Tour 2014

House Tour 2014 Homes throughout Park Slope will be on view Sunday May 18 from 12 noon through 5:30 pm. read more >>
  • Posted on Mar 12, 2014 by pscc

How You Can Help the Pacific Branch Library

How You Can Help the Pacific Branch Library Write a letter, read our fact sheet, hang up a poster — learn how you can join the effort to protect the endangered Pacific Branch Library. read more >>
  • Posted on Apr 29, 2013 by pscc

Local Electeds Endorse Efforts to Protect Pacific Library

Local Electeds Endorse Efforts to Protect Pacific Library State Assemblymember Joan Millman and City Councilmembers Stephen Levin and Letitia James have sent letters to the city’s Landmarks Preservation Commission supporting efforts to landmark the historic Pacific Branch Library. read more >>
  • Posted on Apr 25, 2013 by pscc

Civic Council to CPC: Keep BAM South, Pacific Library Plans Separate

Civic Council to CPC: Keep BAM South, Pacific Library Plans Separate The Park Slope Civic Council has called on the New York City Planning Commission to separate proposals for the BAM South development and a new local library, rather than view them as the same plan. read more >>
  • Posted on Mar 20, 2013 by pscc

Historic Signs Are on the Way for South Slope

Historic Signs Are on the Way for South Slope Following last year’s expansion of the Park Slope Historic District, the Landmarks Preservation Foundation has confirmed that the South Slope area is on the city Department of Transportation’s list to receive historic-district street signs this year. read more >>
  • Posted on Feb 19, 2013 by pscc

Remembering Everett Ortner

Remembering Everett Ortner Everett Ortner, who passed away in May, was one of the most influential leaders of the revival of Park Slope and of older urban areas across the country. His efforts to bring about this dramatic change touched the lives of many. Here we present a few of their memories. read more >>
  • Posted on Jul 13, 2012 by pscc

Preserve and Protect

Preserve and Protect “In my 30 years of living in Park Slope, one of the days I will long remember is April 17, 2012 — the day the Landmarks Preservation Commission voted to add more than 600 buildings in the South Slope to the Park Slope Historic District.” read more >>
  • Posted on Jul 13, 2012 by pscc

Preserve and Protect:
A View from the South

Preserve and Protect: <br>A View from the South It’s not easy to pick out individual buildings to highlight in the recent Historic District expansion, since the “whole” of Park Slope is always greater than the sum of its parts. read more >>
  • Posted on Jul 13, 2012 by pscc

Ortner, Leading Park Slope Preservationist, Passes Away

Ortner, Leading Park Slope Preservationist, Passes Away Everett Ortner, one of the most influential leaders of the revival of Park Slope since the 1960s to the vibrant community it is today, passed away on May 22. He was 92. read more >>
  • Posted on May 31, 2012 by pscc