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July 16, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm EDT
Monday, July 16, 2018 – 6:30PM
Marymount Manhattan College – Regina Peruggi Room
221 East 71st Street (2nd and 3rd)
Minutes: July Minutes
PLEASE NOTE: When evaluating Applications for Certificates of Appropriateness, the Landmarks Committee of Community Board 8M ONLY considers the appropriateness of the proposal to the architecture of the building and, in the case of a building within an Historic District, the appropriateness of the proposal to the character of that Historic District. All testimony should be related to such appropriateness. The Committee recommends a Resolution to the full Community Board, which votes on a Resolution to be sent to the Landmarks Preservation Commission. These Resolutions are advisory; the decision of the Landmarks Preservation Commission is binding.
Applicants and members of the public who are interested in the issues addressed are invited, but not required, to attend the Full Board meeting on Wednesday, July 18, 2018, Nightingale-Bamford School, 20 East 92nd Street (Madison – Fifth), Auditorium – at 6:30PM. They may testify for up to three minutes in the Public Session, which they must sign up for no later than 6:45PM. Members of the Board will discuss the items in executive session; if a member of the public wishes a comment made or a question asked at this time, he or she must ask a Board Member to do it.
- 36 East 62nd Street The Links Club (between Madison and Park Avenues) – Upper East Side Historic District Mark P. Finlay, Architect - A neo-Georgian style brick building designed by Trowbridge & Livingston and constructed in 1902, present façade designed by Cross & Cross and constructed in 1916. Application is for the removal of the abandoned mechanical equipment from the secondary roof in the rear and rooftop reconstruction.
- 753 Madison Avenue (between Madison and Park Avenues) – Upper East Side Historic District Frank Loffredo, Architect – Seventeen-story apartment building with blue brick facing and commercial ground floor on Madison Avenue. Application is for the installation of an HVAC unit.
- 240 East 61st Street (between 2nd and 3rd Avenues) -- Treadwell Farms Historic District Italianate style rowhouse designed by John Sexton, constructed in 1868-9. Application for legalization of painted facade done without LPC permits.
- 175 & 177-179 East 73rd Street (between 3rd and Lexington Avenues) – Individual Landmarks OMA, Architect – An 1860 Italianate-style rowhouse residence (175 E. 73rd St.), architect unknown, and a 1906 Beaux-Arts parking garage designed by Charles F. Hoppe (177-179 E. 73rd St.). Application is for alterations and restoration work on the front, rear, and side facades on both individual landmark buildings in connection to their conversion to a Jewish Center, including a synagogue.
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Jane Parshall and David Helpern, Co-Chairs