Local View: Embracing preservation only when convenient

The Duluth Economic and Development Authority recently announced it rejected all proposals submitted to redevelop the burned-out Kozy Bar and proposed its demolition. The Kozy was constructed in 1887 as the Pastoret Terrace. Designed by Oliver Traphagen, then Duluth’s premier architect, the Pastoret contained six opulent townhouses. By 1924, the […]

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DPA Scholarship Program

The Duluth Preservation Alliance offers two scholarships each year for those who are interested in historic preservation and architectural heritage. To apply, students must send a transcript, a letter of recommendation and write three 250-word essays. All applications are due by June 1st of each year and will be awarded by July […]

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