One Of The Last Wooden Streets In America Is Right Here In Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh is brimming with history. So much history that we probably don’t even realize when we pass it by or walk on it. Shadyside, one of Pittsburgh’s most vibrant neighborhoods, offers plenty to do, from shopping to staying healthy. But, did you know it’s also home to one of the last wooden streets in America?

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Have you been to Shadyside to see one of the last wooden streets in America? What did you think? Fascinated by Pittsburgh’s history? Click here to read about the Donora Smog Tragedy.