Tag Archive | "Landmarks Preservation Commission"

Williamsburg Savings Bank Could Become Luxury Hotel

Wednesday, December 1, 2010

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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

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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 [...]