The owners of a vacant theater on a booming section of Canal Street will need to go back to the drawing board on their redevelopment plans.<br />The Historic District Landmarks Commission
on Wednesday unanimously shot down both proposals to convert the Loew's State Palace Theater at 1100 Canal St.
Merrit Landry, who is a building inspector for the city's Historic District Landmarks Commission
, was awakened by his dog's barking and went to investigate.
In twelve of the local districts, regulations, guidelines, and procedures are developed independently by the Historic District Landmarks Commission
Years after acquiring a vacant theater on Canal Street, local developers have laid out new plans to revitalize the structure.<br />Members of the Historic District Landmarks Commission
's Architectural Review Committee got a glimpse of the revised project at the group's monthly meeting Tuesday to convert the State Palace Theater at 1100 Canal St.