Tag Archive | "Landmarks Preservation Commission"

Williamsburg Savings Bank Could Become Luxury Hotel

Wednesday, December 1, 2010


The Williamsburg Savings Bank has been sold to Juan Figueroa, a local hotelier, reports The New York Observer. Architect George Post, who also designed the New York Stock Exchange, designed the building. It is expected [...]

Landmarks Preservation Commission accused of Failing to Preserve Landmarks

Friday, February 12, 2010


The Landmarks Preservation Commission has been criticized for being more concerned about architecture than people’s homes in the battle to save three historic Brownstones in Bed-Stuy, according to The Brownstoner. Laura Kusisto reported on the controversy [...]