A Landmark At Last!
|As of 3:08 this afternoon, West-Park Presbyterian Church is the Upper West Side's
newest official Landmark! |
In a series of votes
today at City Council, the Subcommittee on Landmarks, the Land Use Committee and the
full 51-member Council upheld the unanimous decision of the NYC
Preservation Commission to preserve one of New York's most remarkable
Click here for up-to-the-minute New York Times coverage.
Please join us in sending
congratulations and deepest thanks to Council Member Gale Brewer for her
tireless leadership. After a 20-year community effort, ensuring a positive outcome in
today's vote was no easy task. But the *real* work of preserving and revitalizing
this landmark is still ahead of us.
Today's victory begins a new chapter
in the life of West-Park. The community is mobilized, energized and ready to
get to work! We look forward to having you by our side and will keep you
closely posted on next steps. The ultimate goal is not only to preserve West-Park for future generations, but to restore it to vibrant use. With your help, we can do it!
In the meantime, cheers to