Monday, December 15, 2008

Year-end list of the lost

From Lost City:

...with a lump in our throat and a tear in our eye, here are the gems that, since Jan. 1, 2008, New York City has lost.

Bring Out Your Dead!: 2008

2 comments:

Alan said...

Let us not forget the 3 pre-WWII hangars that were recently demolished at the once busy Flushing Airport in College Point. Apparently everything went to the scrap heap. This administration has no respect for the past...or the future come to think of it!

Anonymous said...

Awfully Brooklyn-centric. Are we supposed to show the loss of Carvel on Steinway Street to Little Eygypt?

How about three or four 150 year old homes in Old Astoria EACH YEAR a thing ignored by the preservation community because they are in the wrong neighborhood?