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Posted on March 17, 2017 | No CommentsThe following was originally written by Sheryl Woodruff and posted two years ago. It has been […]
Posted on September 9, 2016 | No CommentsWith a raft of demolition permits in the air, it reminds us that a year ago […]
Posted on July 20, 2016 | No CommentsLast night, Greenwich Village Society for Historic Preservation, alongside the Neighborhood Preservation Center and Village […]
Posted on July 18, 2016 | 3 CommentsWant to build higher than you are allowed under existing rezoning? Or operate a gas […]
Posted on June 8, 2016 | 2 CommentsWhen we think of a typical historic neighborhood, what do we picture? Brick or stone […]
Posted on June 6, 2016 | No CommentsOff the Grid is highlighting the 2016 Village Awards winners in the lead up to the June […]
Posted on June 2, 2016 | 1 CommentYou can buy bottled water. You can buy plots of land. And in New York (and some […]
Posted on April 19, 2016 | No CommentsFifty-one years ago today, on April 19, 1965, the New York City landmarks law went […]
Posted on February 11, 2016 | No CommentsNine years ago today, on a freezing cold February day (like today), GVSHP and hundreds of […]
Posted on January 7, 2016 | No CommentsHappy New Year! Tomorrow will mark my four month anniversary working for GVSHP and […]