On December 7 the Phoenix City Council voted 8 to 1 to withdraw the landmark designation request for the David and Gladys Wright House that the Frank Lloyd Wright Building Conservancy initiated in June 2012. The house remains protected by a pending 2015 landmark application submitted by the owner.
After meeting in Istanbul this weekend, the UNESCO World Heritage Committee decided to "refer" the Wright nomination, meaning some revision and supplementary information will be required by the committee for the nomination to be considered in a future year.
Lindholm House En Route from Minnesota to Pennsylvania
The Frank Lloyd Wright Building Conservancy brokered the deal that will see the threatened Usonian house moved from its original location in Cloquet, Minnesota, and reconstructed at Polymath Park in Acme, Pennsylvania.