Crescent Place

From Pittsburgh Streets
Crescent Place
Neighborhood Squirrel Hill South
Origin of name Crescent Park

Crescent Place is named for Crescent Park, at the southeast end of the street, which in turn is named for its shape. The street name was chosen by a committee representing the five partners in the development of Summerset at Frick Park.[1]


  1. Lillian Thomas. "City plays the name game." Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Mar. 26, 2001, pp. C-5, C-8. 90410524, 90410540. [view source]thomas-city