Open Space Institute

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Open Space Institute (OSI)

Address:1350 Broadway, Suite 201
New York, NY 10018

Established: 1974. Description:Concerned with protecting land for public benefit, providing public access to resources, protecting open space for public use, and protecting important landscapes. Focus is on New York, with large preserves in the Husdon Valley, the Catskills, and the Shawangunk Mountains. Members: Nonmembership organization. Dues: Donations welcome.
Publications: Open Space (biannual); free online.

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The State will use these funds to acquire from the Open Space Institute a parcel known as the Marion River Carry.
Boeing funded the purchase of the other two tracts by The Open Space Institute (OSI) and The Nature Conservancy.
Anderberg, general counsel of Open Space Institute (OSI).
The city bought the development rights at 80 percent of the properties' appraised value, she said, with a $410,000 state water supply protection grant, a $330,000 grant from the Open Space Institute and $80,000 from Fitchburg's Water Department budget.
Arden House, which was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1966, is currently owned by preservation advocacy group the Open Space Institute. TRD
Local governments are not prepared to handle the heavy toll of suburban sprawl according to a new study released in February by the Open Space Institute and the Center for Policy Research at the University at Albany.
His credentials as a policy analyst include experience as head of the natural resources-policy research office of the Congressional Research Service in the Library of Congress, senior associate at the Conservation Foundation, executive director of the Open Space Institute, and president of the American Land Forum.
The land and mansion are now owned by the Open Space Institute, which protects scenic, natural and historic landscapes to ensure public enjoyment, conserve habitats and sustain community character.
It sits on 46 acres of property owned by the Open Space Institute's Open Space Conservancy and is located near the Adirondack High Peaks region, in an area rich in cultural and industrial heritage.
Posniak cites as examples Ellen Tracy's leasing of the entire 32nd and 33rd floors at 1400 Broadway, Skanska's full-floor lease at the Empire State Building, Federal Knitwork's expansion at 1400 Broadway, and Open Space Institute's expansion at 1350 Broadway.

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