Peacock Lane quest for historic status in home stretch

The tightknit Southeast Portland neighborhood is nominated Friday, June 16, as an example of the ‘early automobile suburb’ developed in just about every major city between 1830 and 1960.

For much of its 90-year history, Southeast Portland’s Peacock Lane has been the Rose City’s must-see Christmas light show. On Friday, the neighborhood rounded a final turn in its push to become a national historic landmark.

Source: Pamplin Media Group – Peacock Lane quest for historic status in home stretch