Oral history interview with Robert Esnard 1995

Oral history interview with Robert Esnard 1995

 

 

Name:
Esnard, Robert (Interviewee); Metzger, John (Interviewer)
Title:
Oral history interview with Robert Esnard 1995
Other Titles:
Reminiscences of Robert Esnard, oral history,1995
Abstract:
Born in Bronx, New York. Education: DeWitt Clinton High School, City College engineering, Columbia University, Pratt Institute MA in architecture and city planning. Career: Private architect, community research in the Bronx; Department of City Planning, director of the Bronx Office of City Planning; Deputy Borough President of the Bronx under Robert Abrams; Urban Development Corporation for State of New York under Hugh L. Carey; Building Commissioner Deputy Mayor for Policy and Physical Development, Deputy Mayor of Culture, Chairman of Water Board under Ed Koch. Urban renewal, reshaping of City Building Office, legalization of lofts, effect of Republican economic policies on development, development of housing program.
Collection Name:
Edward I. Koch administration oral history project
Subjects:
Esnard, Robert; Koch, Ed, 1924-2013; New York (N.Y.). Mayor
Format:
oral histories; sound recordings
Genre:
Interviews
Date:
1995
Note:
Interviewed by John Metzger on April 7 and May 5, 1995.
Note (Provenance):
Robert Esnard, Gift 1995
Language:
English
Library Location:
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record:
13590400
Digital Project:
Time Based Media
Persistent URL:
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-92hs-kp41