Category: Lower East Side History

A Lower East Side Guide

A Brief History of East Village/Lower East Side Tenements

This pdf and information provided by and the Landmarks Preservation Committee

January 16, 2020 0

LES New York – The Lower East Side From the 1980s to Today

LES New York: A Storied History The Lower East Side is one particular region I’ve always loved. George Washington Bridge was constructed in 1931. The building was converted for judicial usage, including making it handicapped accessible. Many famed buildings were constructed in NYC in the early 20th century. A really magnificent building since you can…
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August 24, 2017 0

Lower East Side Gentrification – The Troubling Trend

  Lower East Side¬†Gentrification – A Background I briefly touched on it in my site bio, but gentrification is a plague which is currently sweeping the Lower East Side and New York as a whole. Then, Midwest states intensely competed with one another to lure prospective investors. It’s something which we’ve seen in different parts…
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August 10, 2017 0