On June 22,
2011, the Landmarks Preservation Commission voted to table the proposal
for an Old Town Historic District, due to lack of property owner
support. The Commission made this decision based on written and
oral comments, petitions and a property owner opinion survey conducted
by the City.
15, 2009, residents of the “Old
Town” Neighborhood submitted a written request for consideration of the
neighborhood as a historic special review district overlay zone.
area extends roughly from N 31st Street, south
along N Junett Street
to North 29th Street, west
to N Carr Street, south
along Carr Street
(including both sides of Carr) to Yakima. The southern boundary
continues west along Tacoma Avenue N
to North 11th Street, and then returns north to North 30th Street.
nomination specifically excludes the business district and C2 commercial
zone from inclusion in the district.
nomination document and petition
Letter to Residents and Map