The Pennsylvania State Historic Preservation Office, the Pittsburgh Department of City Planning and the Urban Redevelopment Authority have been working with the Lawrenceville community to see the neighborhood added to the National Register of Historic Places. These groups recently held a meeting regarding updates around Lawrenceville’s nomination to the National Register of Historic Places.
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National Historic designation does not restrict property owners in any way or provide any additional restrictions or oversights. National Register designation creates exceptional marketing and promotional opportunities and is a way to raise public awareness about a community’s history.
Information about the National Register of Historic Places may be found on the State Historic Preservation Office’s website here: https://buff.ly/2rCdFSd; and on the National Park Service’s website: https://buff.ly/2Gewu81.
Questions? Contact your neighborhood planner, Andrea Lavin Kossis, at Andrea.LavinKossis@pittsburghpa.gov, or 412.255.2223.