Rosie Perez hosted a lively town hall style discussion on how communities can save the places they love. Landmarks Preservation Commission Chair Bob Tierney took pointed questions from the audience, writer Nelson George remembered the positive side of the gritty Ft. Greene he grew up in, while preservationists, urbanists and activists blurred the lines between expert and audience member.
Listen to the program:
Places that Bind Segment 1: On Landmarking w/Commissioner Tierney
Places that Bind Segment 2: On Gentrification w/Nelson George
Places that Bind Segment 3: A Few of Our Favorite Places
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