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    Saving Place Series: The Politics of Preservation

    The New York City Landmarks Law establishes a system for the designation, protection, and preservation of the city's most important architectural and historic properties. The law is implemented by the Landmarks Commission, which is mandated to work with

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    Saving Place: Is Preservation Elitist?

               While many of New York’s designated historic districts are known for their grand architecture (such as Brooklyn Heights and the Upper East Side), an increasing number of others – including Tin Pan Alley, Flushing, Weeksville,

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    PlaNYC 2015 Parks & Public Spaces Meeting, Friday,…

    As you know, every four years, the New York City Office of the Mayor updates PlaNYC to chart our course as a City for the next decade and beyond. PlaNYC is the Administration’s blueprint for New York City’s long-term plan for growth, sustainability,

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    NYCommons – Preserving Public Spaces in Communities

    NYCommons, a project of the Urban Justice Center, Common Cause New York, and the Fund for Public Advocacy. NYCommons is in the planning stages, and we would like your input to help shape a citywide coalition to influence policy making around how the

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