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In the South Bronx neighborhood of Port Morris, a pair of ferry gantries deteriorating in an empty lot may seem an eyesore to some, but the Friends of Brook Park sees them as the centerpiece to an engaging public space.
Built between 1901 and 1918, the property was modeled after Scottish baronial castles and sits on a tiny, rugged island in Hudson Valley. Frank Bannerman became a surplus munitions dealer as a teenager and a few decades later his collection
As advocate for neighborhoods not designated but meriting protection, the Historic District Council advises community groups that come to us because they are seeking historic designation. An HDC staff member meets with them in their neighborhoods to talk about what