James M. Lindgren – Presentation on South Street Seaport

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James M. Lindgren, State University of NY-Plattsburgh professor & author spoke on

“PRESERVING SOUTH STREET SEAPORT”

“THE DREAM AND REALITY OF A NEW YORK URBAN RENEWAL DISTRICT”

( Jan. 13, 2015, at Southbridge Towers Community Room), – covering the Seaport’s developments from the 1960s to the present.  His book of the same title expands on an amazing story of the politics and economics behind preservation efforts up to the present fight for appropriate development for the historic Seaport area.

See also, Mr. Lindgren’s article on ‘”Why NYC must save the South Street Seaport,  NY Post, April 19, 2014:

http://nypost.com/2014/04/19/why-nyc-must-save-the-south-street-seaport/

Hosted by:  Friends of South Street Seaport (FOSSS)

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