Preservation commission

Preservation commission

A generic term for a municipal agency that designates and regulates historic districts and landmarks; it may be called a historic district review board or commission, landmarks commission, or architectural or design review board.
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Take 2 of the plan to build a four- to six-story apartment building in downtown Batavia begins Monday, as the city's Historic Preservation Commission will review revised plans for the controversial project.
Grant is immediate past president of the Home Builders Association of Greater Tulsa and the HBA Charitable Foundation, and he is a member of the Tulsa Preservation Commission.
The team worked on all facets of the complex deal, including the acquisition, financing, construction contracts and the condominium offering, as well as working with the New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission to orchestrate a ground up construction project on the property and the New York City Department of City Planning on zoning issues and the Uniform Land Use Review Procedure, or ULURP.
This illustrated coffee table book gathers photos and background on all of the properties and neighborhoods designated as landmarks by the New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission.
The building that houses Tifereth Israel Town & Village Synagogue was designated as a landmark Tuesday by the New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission.
An official with the Capitol Preservation Commission, which has jurisdiction over the facility and grounds, noted that the Ten Commandments monument is being challenged in state court and said it's best to wait until that matter is resolved.
The Landmarks Preservation Commission has voted unanimously in favor of the designation of a prominent Beaux-Arts bank building at the base of the Manhattan Bridge, the government agency announced yesterday.
Just as it happens in the real world of work, when advertising and graphic design students at North Carolina's Randolph Community College presented their logo designs to the Randolph County Historic Landmark Preservation Commission, none of the designs were quite what the commission was seeking.
According to the Tulsa Preservation Commission, the area around the oak was chosen as a "busk ground" by the Lochapoka clan at the end of their exodus.
The California Heritage Preservation Commission honored Robert Marshall, head archivist at California State University, Northridge, for his directory of archives and collections, ``Los Angeles as Subject: The Transformative Culture of Los Angeles Communities Project.
will have to notify both the New York City Department of Buildings and the Landmarks Preservation Commission before making any changes to the building, according to Su Hilty, vice president of marketing for the building.
Landmark Preservation Commission public hearing June 19th, 1-Centre Street-9th-floor on proposed nine-story tower, threatens scale and context of East 4th Street NoHo Historic District.

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