By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – It’s a new era for the Westinghouse Castle in Wilmerding.READ MORE: Pittsburgh Weather: Conditions Point To 2021 Not Being A White Christmas
The new owners flipped the switch to light up the historic building to symbolize the newest chapter.READ MORE: Pittsburgh Public Schools Investigating Threats Made Towards Numerous School Campuses
Westinghouse Castle will be transformed into the new home for the Turtle Creek Valley Arts as well as an expansion of the Westinghouse Arts Academy.
“Our hope is to get it renovated by next spring so that the first level of occupancy can be done for the Turtle Creek Valley Arts, which is a non-profit that provides art instruction to folks all through the Turtle Creek Valley,” said Joe Lawrence, the developer.MORE NEWS: Holiday Shopping Tips: Identifying And Avoiding Online Shopping Scams
If all goes according to plan, the Westinghouse Castle could welcome students beginning next fall.