National Park Service http://tspr.org en New Philadelphia Closer to National Park Designation http://tspr.org/post/new-philadelphia-closer-national-park-designation <p>The U.S. House passed a measure to explore whether the New Philadelphia town site should become a unit of the National Park System.&nbsp; Mon, 05 May 2014 16:34:49 +0000 Emily Boyer 52663 at http://tspr.org New Philadelphia Closer to National Park Designation State Supports Honor for Bailey House http://tspr.org/post/state-supports-honor-bailey-house <p>The Illinois Historic Sites Advisory Council is recommending the Old Bailey House in Macomb be placed on the National Register of Historic Places.<br /><br />Macomb Community Development Coordinator Ed Basch said such recognition could help the city earn national historic designation for the entire downtown district.<br /><br />&ldquo;The more contributing structures -- as they call them -- and the more distinguished structures that you have in the district, the better off you are for the entire area being designated,&rdquo; said Basch.<br /> Thu, 12 Jul 2012 20:09:06 +0000 Rich Egger 18174 at http://tspr.org State Supports Honor for Bailey House