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Join us Tonight at 6 p.m: Special Landmarks Committee meeting of Community Board 1

Have you heard about the latest Special Landmarks Committee meeting of Community Board 1? It’s tonight at 6 pm! We’ve heard that Howard Hughes Corporation is asking that the Board make a change to its resolution of February 5 regarding … Continue reading

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Join us! A Special Landmarks Committee meeting of Community Board 1 is Tonight at 6 p.m.

Have you heard about the latest Special Landmarks Committee meeting of Community Board 1? It’s tonight at 6 pm! We’ve heard that Howard Hughes Corporation is asking that the Board make a change to its resolution of February 5 regarding … Continue reading

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The National Trust for Historic Preservation Names Seaport As One of America’s 11 Most Endangered Historic Sites in 2015

Save Our Seaport welcomes the naming of South Street Seaport by the National Trust for Historic Preservation as one of America’s 11 most endangered historic sites in 2015. We are encouraged to see this made an issue on a national … Continue reading

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Volunteers Needed to Help Raise Awareness of the “Night at the Museum” event at the Seaport

Sometimes the best way to Save Our Seaport is just hands-on volunteering! Right now, South Street Seaport Museum could use a few extra hands. Their Night at the Museum program is coming up on June 23. There are stacks of … Continue reading

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An update from the Community Board 1 Landmarks Committee meeting, June 11, 2015

“We don’t have a plan to share today.” -Christopher J. Curry, Senior Executive Vice President, Development, The Howard Hughes Corporation speaking to the Community Board 1 Landmarks Committee meeting, June 11, 2015 Mr. Curry’s appearance at Community Board 1 was followed by The New … Continue reading

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Another Opportunity to Get Some Answers

You’ve marked your calendar for June 16th, right? That’s the date the New York City Economic Development Corporation comes to a Community Board 1 committee meeting. Here’s another date you might want to keep: On June 11th, the Howard Hughes … Continue reading

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Let’s Get Some Answers from the EDC on June 16th

Who’s the landlord of the South Street Seaport?  NYCEDC. Who’s been pushing the handover of the Seaport to a private developer?  NYCEDC. Who’s coming to a meeting of Community Board 1?  NYCEDC! The New York City Economic Development Corporation will … Continue reading

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