City Council Candidates to Discuss Preservation at ‘Candidate Night’ this Evening

Posted on: May 1st, 2017 at 5:09 am by

The Lower East Side Preservation Initiative along with sister organizations are hosting a “Candidate Night on Historic Preservation Issues” – a topic all too fitting in the neighborhood’s current real estate climate.

The meeting will allow candidates for New York City Council Districts 1 and 2 to get on their soapboxes and expound on their vision and records on historic preservation issues. There will also be the opportunity for a Q&A about their plans on historic architecture preservation, streetscapes and overall character of the Lower East Side, from Chinatown to 14th Street.

It’s happening tonight, from 6:30 to 8:30pm, at Third Street Music School, 235 East 11th Street (btwn Second and Third Avenues). A decent turnout is expected, so RSVP here.

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