[WATCH] Learn All About The Strand's Fight Against the Landmarks Preservation Committee

You would think that having your building designated as an official New York City landmark would be a good thing, but that is not always the case. In this video from BRIC TV, learn why the owner of the iconic bookstore The Strand in Union Square is fighting against the designation, arguing it would hurt her 92-year-old family business.

The Landmarks Preservation Committee is pushing to preserve the Strand's iconic building, but the owners of the longstanding bookstore are fighting back, arguing that a landmark designation would hurt their business.


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