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October 27, 2008

As Prospect Heights Historic District gets hearing Tuesday, some politic omissions

Atlantic Yards Report

From 1:30 to 3:30 pm Tuesday, the Landmarks Preservation Commission (LPC) will hold a public hearing on the proposed (PDF) Prospect Heights Historic District, parts of which would border the Atlantic Yards footprint. (Previous coverage.)

The hearing is important both because of its the goal, long sought by Prospect Heights residents, and because it reminds us how landmarking is a political process, especially when historic preservation intersects with the Atlantic Yards project.

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Posted by lumi at October 27, 2008 5:34 AM