Malta Temple

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Malta Temple (Salvation Army Building)
City of Pittsburgh Historic Site
Malta Temple is located in Pittsburgh
Malta Temple
Location of Malta Temple (Salvation Army Building) in Pittsburgh
Location: 100 West North Avenue (Central Northside), Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
Coordinates: 40°27′19.41″N 80°0′28.07″W / 40.4553917°N 80.0077972°W / 40.4553917; -80.0077972Coordinates: 40°27′19.41″N 80°0′28.07″W / 40.4553917°N 80.0077972°W / 40.4553917; -80.0077972
Built/Founded: 1927
City designated: August 5, 2008[1]

Malta Temple (also known as the Salvation Army Building) located at 100 West North Avenue in the Central Northside neighborhood of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, was built in 1927. The building was once the home of a fraternal order called the Order of Malta. It then became a Salvation Army building. In a 5 to 2 decision, the Pittsburgh Planning Commission voted to save this building from demolition in 2008.[2] The building was added to the List of City of Pittsburgh historic designations on August 5, 2008.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b McNulty, Timothy (2008-08-05). "Council OKs historic designation for N. Side building". Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. Retrieved 2011-08-16. 
  2. ^ Boren, Jeremy (2008-05-06). "City planners vote to save North Side building". Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. Retrieved 2011-08-16.