Landmarks Commission Welcomes Public Comment on Revised Rules

This article originally appeared on the New York Landmarks Conservancy website in July, 2018.

The New York Landmarks Preservation Commission (LPC) voted today to hold a public hearing in October to allow comment on recent changes to the controversial Rules revisions LPC announced last March. The public, the Conservancy, and other groups spoke out against portions of the proposals and we said we could not support them. We joined with our colleagues in April asking that the changes be rescinded.

We are pleased the LPC heard the concerns and outlined a series of updates that we hope will resolve these issues. The LPC website will post the revised rules after today’s vote. Read more...