The Historic Districts Council reports that Councilwoman Rosie Mendez of Manhattan is about to introduce legislation that would halt construction on buildings at the time of landmarking:
EVENT: Press Conference At City Hall to Announce Important Preservation Legislation
Join the Councilwoman and many neighborhood and preservation groups for a press conference to support this legislation Wednesday March 14th 10:30 AM at the City Hall Steps.
From the Sun: Council Member Aims To Close a Landmark Loophole
Photo from NYC Council.