657 Greenwich Street

APPROVED 06/02/2020

CB2 hearing: 03/12/2020
LPC hearing: 03/24/2020 – canceled
LPC hearing: 04/28/2020 – No Action
LPC meeting: 06/02/2020

Greenwich Village Historic District
Between Christopher Street and Barrow Street

Image courtesy of Google Street View


1) From the CB2 agenda: Application to increase the height of an existing 40′ section of an existing chain link playground fence from 9′ to 12′ by installing a 3′ extension system to the existing fence.

2) View the application: 06/02/2020 Available in PDF; 04/28/2020 Available in PDF.

3) View the video: A curated list of LPC videos of these presentations from March 2014 onward can be found on our YouTube page. Please note that the LPC posts these videos about a week after the presentation. Videos include the applicant’s presentation, public testimony (for hearings only), and deliberation by the LPC commissioners.

4) LPC designation report: Read this property’s architectural/historical description.

5) Receive updates by email: Please click here if you would like GVSHP to email you when there are updates to the status of this application.



This section provides updates if there are changes to the hearing dates listed above, which includes instances when an application has been laid over (aka postponed). If applicable, LPC public meeting dates for this application will also be tracked here. Please note that public testimony is taken at public hearings, but not at public meetings.

Please note: All LPC public hearings and public meetings are held at the Municipal Building, 1 Centre Street, 9th floor north, public hearing room (unless otherwise noted).

06/02/2020: At today’s public meeting, the LPC approved the revised proposal unanimously.

04/28/2020: At today’s public hearing, the LPC took no action. Many of the Commissioners had an issue with the fence covering and some expressed concerns about the height of the fence. The applicant was asked to revise the application and re-present at a future public meeting.