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Tuesday, March 15, 2011

HDLC to review RSD's request to demolish the Wheatley School

In 2010 the World Monuments Fund listed the Phillis Wheatley Elementary School to its Watch list.  

Wheatley listed on World Monuments Fund Watch 2010

Today the school is on a demolition list.

THE NEW ORLEANS HISTORIC DISTRICT LANDMARKS COMMISSION WILL HOLD ITS NEXT REGULARLY SCHEDULED MEETING ON FRIDAY, MARCH 18, 2011 AT 9:30AM IN CITY COUNCIL CHAMBERS AT 1300 PERDIDO STREET. THE PUBLIC IS WELCOME.
MEETING STARTING TIME IS 9:30 A.M.

The meeting agenda of the New Orleans Historic District Landmark Commission includes

C. City Initiated Demolitions
1. 2300 Dumaine Street: Orleans Parish School Board, owner; Recovery School District, applicant.
Commission review of the proposal to demolish Wheatley Elementary School

Let your voice be heard.

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