A National Register of Historic Places District in the City of Sarasota’s downtown core………..Laurel Park was awarded the distinction in February 2008
The district is bounded on the north by Morrill Street and on the south by Alderman St. & Brother Geenen Way. It extends west to Rawls Ave. & Orange Avenue and east to Julia Place & Lafayette Court.
Washington Park is one of ten platted subdivisions located within the district boundaries.
“Preservation of historic properties and communities fosters community pride resulting in more involved and informed citizenry. By preserving existing historic resources, a connection is established with our past. This connection sparks recognition that we have an obligation to responsibly manage our community for future generations.”
Historic Preservation/Smart Growth Principles
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