Citizens Savings Bank

Fear of Closure Prompts Run on Bowery HSBC Bank

Last modified March 31, 2012 at 7:26 pm

Early yesterday, rumors abounded that the iconic HSBC branch at Bowery and Canal was closing, fueling a modern-day run on the bank. Details inside.

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City Council Voting in Favor of Bowery Citizen Savings Bank Landmark

Posted October 28, 2011 at 6:09 am

The debacle over 135 Bowery taught the neighborhood a valuable lesson that an LPC approval vote does not a landmark make.