Far West Village

The Far West Village was almost entirely lacking in landmark or zoning protections in the early 2000s, as high-rise development and demolition of historic properties spread throughout the area. Village Preservation spearheaded a successful campaign to secure landmark and zoning protections for the area, to preserve historic buildings and prevent out-of-scale new development. We continue to push for such protections and monitor to ensure landmarks and zoning regulations are faithfully enforced.


Information on Individual Far West Village Initiatives:

Updates

  • May 28, 2021

    St. Veronica’s Church, 149 Christopher Street, Saved

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  • May 6, 2021

    City Council Third District Candidates Forum Monday at 6 pm — RSVP Now

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  • May 6, 2021

    Remembering Jane Jacobs on Her Birthday

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  • April 30, 2021

    City Council District 3 Candidates Forum Monday, May 10

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  • April 30, 2021

    Look At All We’ve Accomplished!

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  • April 16, 2021

    Candidates Forum for Third City Council District Monday, May 10 at 6 pm

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  • December 15, 2016

    Pier 40/St. John’s Deal, With All Neighborhood Protections, Approved!

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  • August 25, 2016

    Demolitions Planned on Perry, Barrow, and East 13th Streets

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  • May 2, 2006

    Historic Victory: Far West Village landmark districts unanimously approved!

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