Preservation

(UPDATED) Local Residents Seek Solution to Preserve Endangered 'Kentile' Sign

standard (UPDATED) Local Residents Seek Solution to Preserve Endangered ‘Kentile’ Sign

UPDATE: an agreement appears to have been reached with the developer to dismantle but preserve the sign so that it can be relocated to another location in Gowanus. The owner, Iyahu Cohen, has agreed to donate it to the nonprofit Gowanus Alliance, which will repurpose […]

Is Landmarking Out of Control? Contentious Perspectives Clash at Crain's Event

standard Is Landmarking Out of Control? Contentious Perspectives Clash at Crain’s Event

A cataclysm of divergent views sparred in a healthy (if occasionally contentions) forum sponsored by Crain’s New York Business. “Is Landmarking Out of Control?” brought together an array of prominent figures, from developers to preservationists and others involved in the industry. Kenneth T. Jackson, Professor […]