Duluth Preservation Alliance Celebrates Duluth’s Historical Character, Invests in Future

DULUTH, MN—The Duluth Preservation Alliance (DPA) recognized 12 property owners for preserving and maintaining their historic homes, buildings and structures at the 2019 Preservation Awards and Centennial Home Celebration in May.  The annual awards ceremony was established 37 years ago to highlight the hard work and passion owners put into […]

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Nominate a Centennial Home!

Add to our library of Historic Properties and be recognized for owning a part of Duluth’s history … nominate your home today! You can also nominate a home you admire. Contact Mike Poupore with your nomination. Those homes that are nominated—and awarded—will be celebrated at our 19th Annual Preservation and Centennial […]

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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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