Here's the statement from St. Vincent's regarding the Landmarks Preservation Commission's approval today of the hospital's hardship application.
The approval was a critical one, and removes a hurdle to the development of the new hospital building on 12th Street and Seventh Avenue, along with a new housing complex built by Rudin Management in the spot of the existing hospital. The hospital would still need more approvals from the commission to move forward with its plans, followed by a lengthy public approval process for a rezoning.
Statement below. read more »