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 o f 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
Also In
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Time-Based Media
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-92hs-kp41
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview.