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Guide to the Lynne Sagalyn Research Files for "Power at Ground Zero"
 MS 3128

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Collection processed by Larry Weimer

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on October 19, 2021
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Container List

Series III. Lower Manhattan Development Corporation (LMDC), 2001-2016. 1 Linear feet

Scope and Contents

The series includes materials that center on the development of downtown, most especially as it related to the role of the Lower Manhattan Development Corporation (LMDC). Documents include press releases and other documents produced by or about the LMDC; planning and redevelopment-related documents, such as the World Trade Center General Project Plan (GPP)and Environmental Impact Statement (EIS); and Sagalyn's notes, chronologies, and other work product related to the source material.



Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Offsite-Box: 4 Folder : 10 New York City Department of City Planning (DCP) / Deputy Mayor Daniel Doctoroff
Offsite-Box: 4 Folder : 11 City Council Committee on Lower Manhattan Redevelopment

Scope and Contents

Includes Committee meeting briefing papers and summaries prepared by Sagalyn and research assistants.

Offsite-Box: 4 Folder : 12 Transcript of minutes of the City Council's Committee on Lower Manhattan Redevelopment
2006 March 9
Offsite-Box: 4 Folder : 13 LMDC Background

Scope and Contents

Includes by-laws, webpage and other print-outs of LMDC Board member biographies and other organizational information, and speeches by its executive officers. Also includes a list of LMDC Board minutes available online through 2011 and a CD labeled "LMDC minutes."

Offsite-Box: 4 Folder : 14-16 P13. Players: LMDC (3 folders)
Offsite-Box: 4 Folder : 17 130 Liberty Street deconstruction

Scope and Contents

Includes overview, chronology and other material prepared by Sagalyn's research assistant. Includes a CD of documents downloaded by the RA, with a summary list in the file and some print-outs, including speeches and Committee briefing papers. See also Episode E16b in Series I.

Offsite-Box: 4 Folder : 18 P13b. Players: Lower Manhattan Construction Command Center (LMCCC)

Scope and Contents

Includes notes from one interview, with other documents, mostly news articles.

Offsite-Box: 4 Folder : 19 LMDC press releases

Scope and Contents

Includes a few releases for 2002-05, and a log of releases for 2001-11 prepared by Sagalyn.

Offsite-Box: 5 Folder : 1-2 PP2. Plans & Planners: Process - General (2 folders)
Offsite-Box: 5 Folder : 3-4 LMDC various documents (2 folders)

Scope and Contents

Documents related to the performing arts/cultural center; a summary of community development block grants; LMDC/PANYNJ brochure re: design studies (2002); an agreement between the city and PANYNJ re: World Trade Center PILOT (payments in lieu of taxes) and re: design guidelines (both 2006); and various correspondence re: Sagalyn's requests.

Offsite-Box: 5 Folder : 5-6 LMDC Chronology: WTC Rebuilding Effort, 2001-2013 (2 folders)

Scope and Contents

Includes Sagalyn's chronology, cross-referenced to source documents found in various files. This file holds certain documents from 2002-05.

Offsite-Box: 5 Folder : 7-9 World Trade Center General Project Plan (GPP). including amendments, and Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) materials (3 folders)
Offsite-Box: 5 Folder : 10-11 World Trade Center Generic Environmental Impact Statement (GEIS) (2 folders)

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