REPORT: West-Park Presbyterian Church May be Razed

Friend or foe: Saving a church or destroying a historical landmark? West-Park Presbyterian Church, located at 165 West 86th Street on the corner of Amsterdam Ave, has decided to appeal the landmark designation of its 140-year-old church in order to sell the site to a developer — which plans to raze the church and construct an apartment building, according to a breaking report from Commercial Observer. Advertisement This historic landmark has certainly seen better days, as the 12-member congregation would need to spend $50 million to bring the crumbling building back to life, or at least back to a state … Continue reading REPORT: West-Park Presbyterian Church May be Razed