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 By Tom Smith    Front Page    July 18, 2017

Residents oppose taking parking away for 18th Street bike lane

Jamie Balser doesn't see the proposed 18th Street bike lane as biking issue, but a parking issue. The City of Pittsburgh is considering creating a climbing lane for bicycles up 18th Street from...

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    July 18, 2017

Recycling in the city moving away from blue bags

Trash and recycling was the focus of much of the July community meeting of the Allentown CDC. Guest speaker for the evening was Kyle Winkler, recycling supervisor for the City of Pittsburgh Dept. of Environmental Services. “What the heck is the...

 
 By Tom Smith    News    July 18, 2017

Fun things happening this summer in Allentown

The Allentown community was updated on a variety of artistic endeavors coming out of and into the neighborhood along with introducing new board members of the Allentown CDC. Allentown CDC Vice-President Judy Hackel quickly noted a save the date for...

 

Live and Invest in Mt. Oliver Reclaiming Vacant and Blighted Properties

Through the assistance of Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funding, Allegheny County has launched a new Vacant Property Recovery Program in Mt. Oliver that substantially discounts acquisition costs. Traditionally, acquisition costs include...

 

This week's So. Pgh. Housing Court hearings

The following Housing Court cases are scheduled for Thursday, July 20, at 8:45 a.m. in District Magisterial Judge Gene Ricciardi’s courtroom: • Mary L. Cawley and Helen Tomanio, 2211 Arlington Avenue, 16th Ward, Codes 302.4, 301.3. • Abed...

 

Zoning Board hearings

Pittsburgh’s Zoning Board of Adjustment has scheduled the following public hearings of interest to South Pittsburgh residents in the first floor hearing room of the John P. Robin Civic Building, 200 Ross Street, Downtown. Zone case 242/17 on...

 

Here's the problem

Here’s what’s going on at SouthSide Works. The owners think this is becoming a wealthy side of town. Wrong! Most of the area, near and far, around the SouthSide Works are middle class, low middle class and low income. The residents on South Side...

 

Real estate transactions by RealStats

16th Ward James Kyle Fager to Jeffrey and Angela Dodds at 2355 Holt St. for $408,500. Jon Richards to Michael Gargett at 914 Parkwood Road for $5,000. 17th Ward Sheley Samuels Milliron to Moses Bility and Yuyun Liang at 1719 Fox Way for $240,000....

 

Arrest made in S.S. robbery

An arrest has been made in connection with a business robbery that occurred on March 30 at the CoGo's at 925 East Carson Street. According to police, Maurice Walter, 45, entered the store, placed a...

 

Police investigate shooting

Zone 3 police were informed that shots were heard at 10:22 a.m. on Saturday, July 15 near Taft Avenue and Industry Street in Beltzhoover. At the scene, police found a motorcycle that had been struck...

 

Man shot in Knoxville

Paramedics and Zone 3 police were sent to the 100 block of Bausman Street in Knoxville for a report that man and woman had been shot on Sunday, July 16. Upon arrival, the police determined only the...

 

The South Pittsburgh SCENE With Brad Palmisiano

The Allentown CDC and Hilltop Alliance teamed together at Fame 15 in Allentown to say goodby to several Board members and welcome to others last week....

 

City seeks approval for new emergency management center

Mayor William Peduto's Chief of Staff Kevin Acklin testified before a U.S. House of Representatives subcommittee last week on the city's proposal to turn a former Veterans Affairs site in Lincoln-Lemi...

 

Bon Air gas lines to get upgrade

Natural gas customers in Bon Air will soon see Columbia Gas of Pennsylvania replace in their neighborhood. Starting in mid-July, Columbia Gas will replace more than 4,400 feet of underground pipe, affecting customers along Bon Air Avenue, Calle...

 

Market House plans trip to Mineral Beach

The South Side Market House Healthy Active Living Center is planning a trip to Mineral Beach for a Pool Day in the city van on July 21 from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. The trip includes a stop to eat and possibly another stop at Trax Farms to shop. Cost of the...

 

Hearings scheduled for PAWC rate increase request

The Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission (PUC) has announced a scheduling of hearings in late July and early August to gather public input on a rate increase request (R-2017-2595853) filed by Pennsylvania-American Water Company (PAWC). The list of...

 

Carnegie Science Center is Eclipse Central this summer

The first total solar eclipse over the U.S. mainland in 38 years happens on Monday, Aug. 21. The Moon's shadow will darken skies on approximately a 70-mile-wide path from Oregon to South Carolina....

 

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