MHCC TOWN HALL MEETING OCT. 24, 2018 – 7PM CORPUS CHRISTI CHURCH – 121ST STREET — JUST EAST OF BROADWAY

Our community… your health and safety. Find out what is going on ~~ Two Luxury Condo Towers are on the way…. Are more coming to Morningside Heights? (Pictured above) 32 Story Luxury Condos (right), adjacent to Jewish Theological Seminary, are already under construction, and 40 Story Luxury Condos (left) on Union Theological Campus, are being … More MHCC TOWN HALL MEETING OCT. 24, 2018 – 7PM CORPUS CHRISTI CHURCH – 121ST STREET — JUST EAST OF BROADWAY

FORWARD article: JTS Made $100M Selling Its Air Rights. Will It Give Some Money To Its Neighbors?

JTS Made $100M Selling Its Air Rights. Will It Give Some Money To Its Neighbors? Ari Feldman July 18, 2018 In 2015, Union Theological Seminary, a venerable Protestant institution in Manhattan, announced it would be opening up its campus to luxury condominium development to help pay for $125 million worth of repairs and upgrades. In late … More FORWARD article: JTS Made $100M Selling Its Air Rights. Will It Give Some Money To Its Neighbors?

Manhattan Efforts to Stop Towers, Require Affordability Meet De Blasio Admin’s Caution

March 1, 2018      CITY LIMITS By Abigail Savitch-Lew Three years ago, residents of Sutton Place, a high-income residential neighborhood on Manhattan’s East Side between 51st and 59th Street, wanted to halt a developer’s plans for an 80-story tower (later scaled down to 62 stories) that was permitted under existing zoning and to prevent … More Manhattan Efforts to Stop Towers, Require Affordability Meet De Blasio Admin’s Caution

Here Comes the High-Rise — Article from The Columbia EYE

Here Comes the High-Rise Inside the Fight to Rezone Morningside Heights THE COLUMBIA EYE MAGAZINE Written by Sonia Steinmann Edited by Maya Perry, Rébecca Ausseil Art by Laura Hand Photos by Natalie Guerra Graphics by Janie Haseman, Amanda Frame Published on November 14, 2017 In early 2014, the Citibank at Broadway and 111th Street went … More Here Comes the High-Rise — Article from The Columbia EYE

MHCC Files Zoning Challenge to Savanna Tower at 543 W. 122nd Street

MORNINGSIDE HEIGHTS COMMUNITY COALITION P. O. Box 250405 Columbia University Station New York, NY 10025 mhccnyc@gmail.com Contact: Robert Stern 917 885 4096 RNRETS@AOL.COM For Immediate Release: Morningside Heights Community Coalition (MHCC) Submits Zoning Challenge to Savanna Real Estate’s Proposed Out-Of-Context Luxury Tower at 543 W. 122nd Street, Alleging Proposed Building Violates Zoning Code Gerrymandering is … More MHCC Files Zoning Challenge to Savanna Tower at 543 W. 122nd Street

May 24, 2017 — Morningside Heights Historic District Wins City Council Approval

The district will extend landmarks status to 115 buildings that reflect the architectural history of Morningside Heights. By Brendan Krisel (Patch National Staff) – May 25, 2017 1:15 pm ET ShareTweetGoogle PlusRedditEmailComments MORNINGSIDE HEIGHTS, NY — The Morningside Heights Historic District cleared one of its final hurdles Wednesday when the City Council voted to approve … More May 24, 2017 — Morningside Heights Historic District Wins City Council Approval

Morningside Heights Historic District — NYC Council Land Use Sub-Committee Testimony

On May 2, 2017, as a lead-up to the May 24 historic district designation approval by the full New York City Council, MHCC and MHHDC members Gregory Dietrich, Robert Stern, Harry Schwartz, and Laura Friedman offered testimony in support of the proposed bill by Councilmember Mark Levine at the sub-committee hearing.  See video link below … More Morningside Heights Historic District — NYC Council Land Use Sub-Committee Testimony