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Articles from the July 8, 2014 edition

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 By Tom Smith    Front Page    July 8, 2014

New RPP zone will extend permit parking to 29th St.

Interest in the city's Residential Permit Parking (RPP) Program is keen, for and against, as demonstrated by the attendance at the June 26 Parking Enforcement Management Plan meeting at the Emmaus...

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    July 8, 2014

Free wireless internet coming soon to Warrington Avenue

Soon, those traveling down or stopping on Warrington Avenue in Allentown will benefit from new technology being installed to provide free public wireless internet service through the business corridor. A new “mesh wireless internet network” will...

 
 News    July 8, 2014

Fresh Fridays produce distribution July 11

Fresh Fridays, the free produce distribution on the Hilltop continues on the second Friday of the month with the next one on July 11. Eligible households in the 15203, 15210, 15211 and Carrick...

 
 Real Estate    July 8, 2014

Real Estate transactions for issue of 7/8/14

17th Ward Nancy Lascheid to Brad and Claire Mokry at 1810 Jane St. for $237,500. Petronella Ciotti trustee to Mark Andreen at 1826-1828 Larkins Way for $192,500. Erin Wehrle to Oakdale Development LLC at 132 S. 12th St. for $195,000. Richard Costanzo...

 
 News    July 8, 2014

South Side Park trail work beginning this week

As part of the South Side Slopes Neighborhood Association’s (SSSNA) grant award to improve South Side Park, the organization is partnering with Mount Washington CDC’s Emerald View Trail Corps to improve the hiking trails in the park. Pending...

 
 News    July 8, 2014

Hilltop health center moving up to So. Hills Retirement Residence

Fourteen years ago members of the Beltzhoover neighborhood approached Father Regis Ryan and Sto-Rox Family Health Center and requested an outreach program for their community. It was at that moment the non-profit Hilltop Community Health Center...

 
 News    July 8, 2014

Carrick mulching party

Join the Carrick Tree Tenders and Tree Pittsburgh as they care for newly planted trees in Carrick. A Mulching Party will be held on Tuesday, July 15 from 6-8 p.m. Activities will include weeding, mulching, adjusting stakes, getting to know...

 
 Public Safety    July 8, 2014

Robbery suspect arrested after jumping from bridge

A robbery suspect jumped off the 10th Street Bridge early Sunday morning to elude police but his attempts were thwarted after a nearly two-hour search. At approximately 12:12 a.m. Sunday, Zone 3 Officers responded to the area of E. Carson and 14th...

 
 News    July 8, 2014

Love Your Block grant program deadline extended

Applications have been extended for the fall 2014 Love Your Block grant award program. Applications will now be available until Friday, July 18. In addition, there will be an informational session Wednesday, July 9, from 6-7 p.m. at the City-County...

 
 News    July 8, 2014

Free burgers in Beltzhoover

The Feed the Community Campaign continues on Friday, July 18 beginning at 6 p.m. with a free dinner featuring a variety of burgers, hot dogs and side dishes at the Warrington Recreation Center, 329 E. Warrington Avenue. All Hilltop residents are...

 
 Kids    July 8, 2014

VBS for kids at Stewart church

Stewart Avenue Lutheran Church, 2810 Brownsville Road, will host Sensing God’s Presence Vacation Bible School on July 21-25 from 6-9 p.m. each day. The vacation Bible school will include a meal, stories, crafts, games and songs. To register, call...

 
 News    July 8, 2014

City Open Data platform launch

In early 2014, the City of Pittsburgh passed Open Data legislation, introduced by Councilwoman Natalia Rudiak, with strong support from Mayor Peduto. With the bill came a commitment to working with the public to develop a portal through which anyone...

 
 News    July 8, 2014

Still time to apply for Civic Leadership Academy

Applications are open for the fall 2014 Civic Leadership Academy (CLA). This season, the CLA will designate half of its available slots for new Americans and recent immigrants as part of the city’s Welcoming Pittsburgh initiative. Pittsburgh...

 
 News    July 8, 2014

I Made It! Market in South Side

The SouthSide Works Exposed summer celebration returns to 27th Street the weekend of July 11-13. This annual happening features 65 regional artisans selling all handmade work as a part of I Made It! Market.  This weekend celebration includes live...