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Rendering of the LG building rising above the tree line of the Palisades (credit: Scenic Hudson via Protect the Palisades)

Palisades Joins List Of 11 Most Endangered Historic Places In U.S.

The list is curated by the National Trust for Historic Preservation, a non-profit group. The group says the Palisades is threatened by “inappropriate development,” referring to the planned LG Electronics headquarters.

06/24/2014

Rendering of the LG building rising above the tree line of the Palisades (credit: Scenic Hudson via Protect the Palisades)

Lawmaker Launches Bill That Could Derail LG’s New Jersey HQ Plans

There is a new twist in the fight against a proposed Englewood Cliffs building that opponents say will ruin the view of the Palisades — and may lead to more development.

04/29/2014

Rendering of the LG building rising above the tree line of the Palisades (credit: Scenic Hudson via Protect the Palisades)

Palisades Commission Asks LG To Lower Height Of Planned New Headquarters

The commission unanimously approved a resolution Monday night that stated LG Electronics’ proposed 143-foot-high headquarters in Englewood Cliffs poses a threat to the scenic beauty to the area north of the George Washington Bridge.

02/25/2014

Rendering of the LG building rising above the tree line of the Palisades (credit: Scenic Hudson via Protect the Palisades)

Former N.J. Governors Join Fight To Save Palisades From LG Headquarters

When Michele Byers, head of the New Jersey Conservation Foundation, asked four governors to implore LG Electronics not to build a tower that would soar above the tree line in Englewood Cliffs and mar the vista, they didn’t even blink.

06/07/2013

The Palisades as seen from Fort Tryon Park near the Cloisters (file / credit: Evan Bindelglass / CBSNewYork)

Stories From Main Street: Push On To Save The Palisades From New LG Tower

LG Electronics plans to build a 143 foot tall office building in Englewood Cliffs and at that height, the building would rise above the tree line.

02/04/2013

(file / credit: Evan Bindelglass / CBSNewYork)

Korean Giant LG Threatens To Disrupt View Of Palisades With Office Tower

Numerous entities are suing LG to prevent the construction of buildings like the ones in Edgewater and Ft. Lee, which have changed the iconic view of the Palisades forever.

01/22/2013

Kent Augustine from Jamaica, Queens in green shirt, at texting competition in Times Square Aug. 8, 2012. (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

America’s Fastest Texters Face Off In Times Square

The competition tests three skills: speed, accuracy and dexterity.

08/08/2012