Bowery Alliance of Neighbors

Martin Scorsese Endorses Bowery Preservation Plans

Posted March 20, 2013 at 6:26 am

The Bowery Alliance of Neighbors and its East Bowery Preservation Plan received another huge endorsement last week.

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Bowery Listed in National Register of Historic Places

Posted February 26, 2013 at 6:19 am

The Bowery is now officially listed in the National Register of Historic Places. This significant feat follows placement in the State Register, which occurred in October 2011.

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East Bowery Preservation Plan Gains Key Support

Posted February 11, 2013 at 6:49 am

As architecture on the east side of the Bowery continues to reach toward the heavens, the skyline across the way remains a constant low-rise height. No more than eighty-five feet and with frontage mainly of masonry. And for one reason – the Special Little Italy District zoning designation. For years, however, the Bowery Alliance of […]

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Chinatown Working Group Endorses “East Bowery Preservation Plan”

Posted July 24, 2012 at 6:48 am

The years-in-the-making proposal to protect the east side of Bowery from rampant over-development gained some much-needed momentum last week.

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9-Story Hotel Proposed for Parcel Adjacent to Merchant’s House

Posted May 7, 2012 at 6:19 am

Preservationists are in scramble mode to stop the proposal, mustering the troops to attend the Landmarks Preservation Commission hearing tomorrow morning.

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Special Little Italy District Task Force Proposed for CB2

Posted April 19, 2012 at 6:19 am

At issue is the alleged non-compliance of the new structure within the current zoning of the Special Little Italy District (“SLID”) along the west side of the Bowery.


Rosie Mendez Calls on City Planning to Support “East Bowery Preservation Plan”

Posted February 7, 2012 at 6:19 am

At the forefront of the campaign these last few years, the Bowery Alliance of Neighbors continues the fight to safeguard our beloved thoroughfare.

Forum on Bialystoker Nursing Home Next Week

Posted January 27, 2012 at 11:29 am

Next week, there’s a panel discussion regarding the historic Bialystoker Nursing Home in an effort to bolster support for landmark status. Details inside!

The Bowery Expecting Spot on National Register of Historic Places

Posted October 10, 2011 at 9:33 am

With the wrecking ball looming before 135 Bowery, and the loss of 35 Cooper Square still a bitter memory, there remains a silver lining.


City Council Meeting this Week on 135 Bowery Landmarking

Posted September 12, 2011 at 6:41 am

City Council Land Use Subcommittee is meeting this week regarding the contentious landmark designation of 135 Bowery.