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LPC Approves Shearith Israel Tower - March 15, 2006
March 15, 2006. Landmark West. A disappointing day at the Landmarks Preservation Commission. Yesterday (Tuesday, March 14, 2006), the Landmarks Preservation Commission (LPC) voted to APPROVE Congregation Shearith Israel's (CSI's) proposed building at 8 W. 70th Street. More than three years after introducing plans for a 15-story building ... more

Statement of Landmark West November 4, 2005.
Congregation Shearith Israel Real Estate Shell Game Act III
On Tuesday, November 15 (time tba), the Landmarks Preservation Commission will hold a public hearing on an application to construct the equivalent of a 12-story building on West 70th Street, adjacent to the Landmark Spanish & Portuguese Synagogue (Congregation Shearith Israel) in the Upper West Side/Central Park West Historic District.  The hearing will take place at the Municipal Building 1 Centre St 9th Floor (By Subway: #2, #3 to Park Place; #4, #5, #6 to City Hall).  ... more

Testimony of LANDMARK WEST! Before the Landmarks Preservation Commission Tuesday, July 1, 2003

The Certificate of Appropriateness Committee wishes to comment on the application to demolish the existing community house and construct a new 14-story building, and to request that the Landmarks Preservation Commission issue a report to the City Planning Commission relating to an application for a special permit pursuant to Section 74-711 of the Zoning Resolution. ... more