It is recommended that the iron fire escapes on the east and west elevations be removed because they do not meet current fire codes as a proper means of egress from the building. The metal railings should also be removed and replaced with railings that meet current building code with a proper height.
Deitz, Eric; Spears, Matt; Wikina, Nedith; and Robinson, Arnold, "Liberty Street School: Reuse and Rehabilitation Feasibility Report" (2012). Historic Preservation. 6.