In a Public Opinion Poll on October 21, 2023, Garden City Residents voted to preserve St. Paul’s main building. 

The Village of Garden City New York reported that 4,339 residents participated in the St. Paul’s Public Opinion Poll. 2,635 voters chose Option 1 (partial or full preservation) and 1,704 chose Option 2 (demolition).

Click HERE to read coverage of the voting results in the Garden City News.

Click HERE to read Newsday coverage of the vote and next steps.

One of the most substantial historic buildings on Long Island, St. Paul’s School was placed on our 2010 Endangered Historic Places list. The site is also on the NY State Parks & Historic Sites and National Register of Historic Places – NPS listings.

To learn more about the history of the structure and the ongoing advocacy efforts, visit our St. Paul’s School Endangered Historic Places page.

Read our letter of support for the preservation and adaptive reuse of the structure.

Visit St. Paul’s Alliance for information about proposed plans for the site.