City Landmarks Preservation Commission

Street signs unveiled in Ridgewood North Historic District
Street signs unveiled in Ridgewood North Historic District
Southwest Maggie Hayes 4/23/2013 at 3:26PM

New street signs indicate that Ridgewood North is making history. The area, constructed at the turn of the 20th century, consists of nearly 100 apartment buildings commonly referred to as the Mathews Flats. At the time of their construction, the buildings were seen as a step forward from the overcrowded, unsanitary conditions associated with Manhattan [...]