Mooncrest Historic District
Moon Township’s Mooncrest Neighborhood was developed in 1943 as a housing development for workers who contributed to war production efforts during World War II. As a significant example of war production housing and residential planning design, Moon Township declared the Mooncrest Neighborhood a local Historic District in 2005.
Before obtaining a building permit for the Mooncrest Historic District, it is necessary to obtain a Certificate of Appropriateness. Building permits are required for projects, such as additions, porch roofs, sheds and any building alterations, in addition to the erection, reconstruction or demolition of any building within the historic district.