Downtown Troy’s Historic Districts
NATIONAL HISTORIC DISTRICTRIVERFRONT LOCAL DISTRICTFIRST STREET LOCAL DISTRICTSECOND STREET LOCAL DISTRICTTHIRD STREET LOCAL DISTRICTFOURTH STREET LOCAL DISTRICTFIFTH AVENUE LOCAL DISTRICT
Area of detail
The Troy City Council
has designatedas local historic districts a select group of neighborhoods whose architectural characterreflects some particular aspect of our richpast. The map above indicates the bounda-ries of our existing historic districts.Each of these relatively small geographicareas includes within its boundariesindividual buildings and a streetscapethat convey a sense of local heritage toresidents and passers-by alike. Each isa source of pride, not only for thosewho reside or work within it, but alsofor all the citizens of Troy. Each hasbeen formally surveyed and evaluatedusing nationally recognized criteria,and each is protected by ordinancesestablished in recognition of the im-portance of historic preservation.These districts and the properties
in them enhance Troy’s reputation
as a city committed to preserving its exceptionally rich heritage of historically significant andaesthetically distinguishedarchitecture.