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Jane Jacobs Round Up!

…Work of Jane Jacobs From South Village to South Bronx, the Legacy of Jane Jacobs Celebrating Jane Jacobs — 100th Birthday, and lots of programs, approaching Village People: Jane Jacobs

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Woman Crush Wednesday: Jane Jacobs

Who says you can’t fight City Hall? During these particularly troubling and divided political times, it is rewarding and inspiring to look to Jane Jacobs for encouragement. Jane redefined urban…

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Village People: Jane Jacobs

…2006 was announced as Jane Jacobs Day. In Toronto, 4 May 2007 was Jane Jacobs Day. Her two cities continue to celebrate her, as does the Rockefeller Foundation, which created…

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Exploring Virtual Village Voices, Part 5: Billie Holiday, Edward Hopper, and Jane Jacobs

…about Jane Jacobs. The audio is narrated by Rachel Maddow, host of the Emmy Award-winning Rachel Maddow Show on MSNBC. Click here to access all 31 Village Voices exhibits. https://soundcloud.com/villagepreservation/jane-jacobs-village-voices-audio?utm_source=clipboard&utm_campaign=wtshare&utm_medium=widget&utm_content=https%253A%252F%252Fsoundcloud.com%252Fvillagepreservation%252Fjane*]}*-jacobs-village-voices-audio

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Jane Jacobs Trivia Night

Jane Jacobs Trivia Night Join us for an evening of friendly trivia competition, all Jane Jacobs! Emceed by WNYC reporter Jim O’Grady, you’ll show off your Jane Jacobs knowledge and…

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VILLAGE VOICES: Jane Jacobs

Jane Jacobs May 4, 1916 – April 25, 2006 Activist, Theorist, and Author A fierce advocate who inspired a generation of preservationists, Jacobs saved Washington Square from a plan to…

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In the Footsteps of Jane Jacobs

In the Footsteps of Jane Jacobs Over 45 years after she successfully combated Robert Moses and his plan to build a massive thoroughfare through Washington Square Park, Jane Jacobs’ legacy…

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Oral History

Jane Jacobs

Jane Jacobs (1916-2006) was an urban planner, author, and activist. Jacobs discusses various preservation battles in which she participated while living in Greenwich Village, including the fight to prevent Robert…

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Neighborhood/Preservation History Archive

…Cast Iron Historic District. Village Preservation’s Oral History with Margot Gayle The New York Times Obituary The Villager Obituary Jane Jacobs, 1916-2006 After the death of Jane Jacobs in April…

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Happy Birthday, Jane Freilicher!

Jane Freilicher. Photo courtesy of Hamptons Art Hub. On November 29, 1924, artist Jane Freilicher was born.  Freilicher was a member of the New York School, “an informal group of…

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Jane Street Triangle Redesign Update

…to present a revised plan for the Jane Street Triangle redesign. DOT hopes to permanently pedestrianize this small piece of West 4th Street which has been closed to traffic for…

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Jane Street Triangle

Jane Street Triangle Renovation In 2011, the City’s Department of Transportation unveiled a planned makeover of the Jane Street Triangle, at the intersection of Eighth Avenue, Jane Street, and West…

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LPC Application

56 Jane Street

…Existing Jane Street Facade 1933 Photo Tax photo ca. 1940 Jane Street elevation – existing Jane Street elevation – proposed Hudson Street elevation – existing Hudson Street elevation – proposed…

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LPC Application

113-119 Jane Street

…before the hearing. Click HERE for suggested guidelines for testimony from Village Preservation. Individual Landmark Corner of Jane Street and West Street —- APPLICATION INFORMATION —- 1) From the CB2 agenda: Application is…

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LPC Application

44 Jane Street

Jane Street between 8th Avenue and Hudson Street Greenwich Village Historic District LPC Designation Report: Available as PDF. Application is to reconstruct a 3-story rear extension and construct a rooftop…

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LPC Application

32 Jane Street

…12:00 noon on the Monday before the hearing. Click HERE for suggested guidelines for testimony from Village Preservation. Greenwich Village Historic District Eighth Avenue and Jane Street —- APPLICATION INFORMATION…

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LPC Application

Jane Street Triangle

APPROVED on 04/19/2011 Greenwich Village Historic District Intersection of Jane Street, West 4th Street & Eighth Avenue APPLICATION: An irregular street grid laid out c. 1790. Application is to extend…

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LPC Application

77 Jane Street

…CB2 agenda: Application is to install rooftop mechanicals, alterations to the existing non-historic rear addition, and excavation; areaway alterations to match the areaway at 75 Jane St. including new bluestone…

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LPC Application

85-93 Jane Street

…plan based on the commissioners’ comments. Comments were varied but in general the commission disputed the appropriateness of the towers within the context of the district and on Jane Street….

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85-93 Jane Street

7/12/2016 LPC hearing. For more information about this application, click here….

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77 Jane Street, 1

9/18/18 LPC hearing date. For more information regarding this application, click here….

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77 Jane Street, 2

9/18/18 LPC hearing date. For more information regarding this application, click here….

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11-19 Jane Street

6/21/16 LPC hearing. For more information about this application, click here….

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LPC Application

75 Jane Street

APPROVED on 10/12/2010 Greenwich Village Historic District Between Washington & Greenwich Streets Application: A Greek Revival style rowhouse designed by Peter Van Antwerp and built in 1846-1847. Application is to…

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LPC Application

1 Jane Street

APPROVED on 03/13/2012 at the LPC meeting Application Closed Greenwich Village Historic District aka 115-119 Greenwich Avenue APPLICATION: An apartment building designed by Charles Kreymborg and built in 1938-39. Application…

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LPC Application

53 Jane Street

APPROVED at the 04/17/2012 LPC meeting Application closed Greenwich Village Historic District Between Eighth Avenue & Hudson Street APPLICATION: A Greek Revival style rowhouse built in 1846. Application is to…

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LPC Application

62 Jane Street

APPROVED on 11/12/2013 Greenwich Village Historic District Between Greenwich and Hudson Streets —- APPLICATION INFORMATION —- 1) From the LPC agenda: A Greek Revival style residence built in 1848-49. Application…

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LPC Application

30 Jane Street

APPROVED 07/07/2015 CB2 hearing: 06/16/2015 LPC hearing: 07/07/2015 Greenwich Village Historic District Between West 4th Street and Greenwich Avenue —- APPLICATION INFORMATION —- 1) From the LPC agenda: A stable…

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LPC Application

11-19 Jane Street

APPROVED – 02/14/2017 CB2 hearing: 05/16/2016 LPC hearing: 06/21/2016 – continued at future public meeting Click here for GVSHP testimony LPC meeting: 07/26/2016 – no action, see below LPC meeting:…

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LPC Application

71 Jane Street

CB2 hearing: 02/13/2020 LPC hearing: 03/17/2020 – canceled LPC hearing: TBD Greenwich Village Historic District Between Greenwich Street and Washington Street Image courtesy of Google Street View —- APPLICATION INFORMATION…

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LPC Application

8 Jane Street

APPROVED on 05/17/2011 Greenwich Village Historic District Between Greenwich Avenue & West 4th Street APPLICATION: A Greek Revival rowhouse, built in 1843. Application to raise the roof and alter the…

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LPC Application

16 Jane Street

WITHDRAWN 04/18/2011 Greenwich Village Historic District Between Greenwich Avenue & West 4th Street APPLICATION: A building designed by A. B. Ogden & Son in 1887 and altered in 1939. Application…

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LPC Application

4 Jane Street

CB2 hearing: 06/10/2021 – see below to register for the Zoom meeting. To submit written testimony of any length in advance of the hearing, click HERE. LPC hearing: 06/22/2021  –…

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