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 News    September 27, 2016 

W.PA Diaper Bank seeks to meet challenge during National Diaper Need Awareness Week

The Western Pennsylvania Diaper Bank joins the National Diaper Bank Network in supporting National Diaper Need Awareness Week, Sept. 26-Oct. 3. The Western Pennsylvania Diaper Bank, a nonprofit organization affiliated with the National Diaper Bank...

 
 Front Page    September 20, 2016

Arlington Civic Council meeting gets updated on schools, spray park and more

Members of the Arlington Civic Council (ACC) filled the front meeting room of the Henry Kaufmann Center to learn more about what was happening in their neighborhood. Invited speakers included Nicole Ballard, supervisor of services for the Allegheny C...

 
 News    September 20, 2016

Human service providers hosting job fair in S.S.

The Conference of Allegheny Providers, a coalition of human service agencies across Allegheny County, will be hosting a job fair at the Sokol Club, 2912 East Carson St., in South Side from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. on September 22. More than 25 agencies...

 
 News    September 13, 2016

Market House Center fall activities

South Side Market House Senior Center will have a variety of activities for seniors at the center this fall. The Community College of Allegheny County Fall Semester at the center started September 6 with a Chair Exercise Class. This is a free...

 
 News    September 13, 2016

Household chemical collection Saturday

According to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, an average home can easily accumulate 100 pounds of cleaners, paints, batteries, automotive fluids, pesticides and other products containing potentially hazardous chemicals. A collection event...

 
 News    September 13, 2016

Lane Restrictions on Becks Run Road on September 16-17 for Paving

The Allegheny County Department of Public Works today announced that in-house paving crews will be paving Becks Run Road from Agnew Street to Brownsville Road in the City of Pittsburgh between 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, September 15 and...

 
 Front Page    September 6, 2016

Task force to study PWSA

Mayor William Peduto has announced the formation of a task force to study the operations, financial condition and organizational structure of the Pittsburgh Water & Sewer Authority, and to recommend solutions to improve its oversight of...

 
 News    September 6, 2016

Rep. Readshaw recives municipal assoc. award

State Rep. Harry Readshaw, a board member of the Allegheny County Sanitary Authority (ALCOSAN), has received the Sahli Service Award from the Pennsylvania Municipal Authorities Association. The award is presented to association members with 20 or...

 
 Front Page    August 30, 2016

Allegheny County will be paving Becks Run Road in September

The Allegheny County Department of Public Works has scheduled in-house paving operations during September for Becks Run Road between Agnew Street and Brownsville Road. Work will be done by an in-house crew which will be flexed depending on a variety...

 
 Public Safety    August 23, 2016

Shots fired call leads to the arrest of suspect

Zone 3 police officers were sent to the intersection of Estella Avenue and Freeland Street for a report of 10 shots fired at approximately 2:30 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 20. A gray, four-door vehicle was seen speeding in the area. While Officers were...

 
 News    August 23, 2016

Music festival fundraiser

The Allegheny County Music Festival, featuring Pittsburgh-based Rusted Root and several local bands, will be held Sunday, Sept. 4, at the amphitheater in Hartwood Acres Park in Hampton. Opening acts begin at 5 p.m. and Rusted Root will take the...

 
 News    August 16, 2016

Carrick student earns honors in the CLP Teen Media Awards

 More than 300 Allegheny County middle and high school age teens vied for awards in Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh’s 2016 Teen Media Awards competition. The awards were presented August 10 at the Carnegie Lecture Hall in Oakland. The library’s...

 
 News    August 16, 2016

Report on overdose deaths identifies risks and opportunities for interventions

Allegheny County has issued a new report on the opioid epidemic through the work of its Health Department (ACHD) and Department of Human Services (DHS). Entitled Opiate-Related Overdose Deaths in Allegheny County: Risks and Opportunities for...

 
 Health    August 16, 2016

WIC families urged to redeem farmers market checks for produce

The Allegheny County Health Department (ACHD) is reminding Women, Infants and Children (WIC) families to pick up their Farmers Market Nutrition Program (FMNP) checks. They will be available through September 30 or until the FMNP checks run out. The...

 
 News    August 9, 2016

Medical Society awards grants in So. Pittsburgh

The Allegheny County Medical Society (ACMS) Foundation has awarded $72,500 in grants to support home and community environments that nurture and develop healthy children and families. In South Pittsburgh, the grants included: Hilltop Community Health...

 
 News    August 9, 2016

Joint Legistative Hearing focuses on eradicating blight

At the request of state Senate Democratic Leader Jay Costa, a joint state Senate-House Democratic Policy Committee hearing was held last week on efforts and resources to fight blight within communities, including the successes and challenges of land...

 
 News    August 9, 2016

PRC household chemical collection August 13

According to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, an average home can easily accumulate 100 pounds of cleaners, paints, batteries, automotive fluids, pesticides and other products containing potentially hazardous chemicals. A collection event...

 
 News    August 9, 2016

Andy Warhol Bridge to close August 15 for rehab project

The Andy Warhol (7th Street) Bridge will be closed to vehicular and pedestrian traffic beginning at 9 a.m. on Monday, Aug. 15. The closure is required for a $25.4 million rehabilitation project. The project includes a new concrete deck, structural...

 
 Public Safety    August 9, 2016

Zone 3 Community Crime Alerts July 25-July 31

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: July 25th, 2016 thru July 31st, 2016. Duquesne Heights (1911) Theft from person – 1 Trimont Lane – 7/27 between 1:00 PM and 8:45 PM – Reporting person states her mother/victim is in the...

 
 News    August 2, 2016

Rachel Carson Bridge to be part of Light Up Night celebration

The Pittsburgh Bicentennial Steering Commission announced an innovative project envisioned as part of the city’s celebrations is moving forward. With financial support from Covestro, LLC and logistical support from Duquesne Light Company and...

 
 Health    July 26, 2016

Health Department unveils new placards

The Allegheny County Health Department (ACHD) has unveiled new placards which will be on display in food establishments in the county. The new design features a QR code which provides a quick link...

 
 News    July 26, 2016

ACHIEVA selected to host team of cyclists on 3,500-mile ride

NHS Allegheny Valley School (NHS/AVS) and ACHIEVA have been selected to host a team of cyclists from around the United States that has embarked upon a 3,500-mile cross-country ride to raise money and awareness for adults with intellectual and...

 
 Front Page    July 26, 2016

Zone 3 Community Crime Alert for July 18-24

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: July 18th, 2016 thru July 24th, 2016. Duquesne Heights (1911) Mt. Washington (1903, 1914, 1915, 1807) Theft from person/access device fraud/identity theft – 400 blk. Kambach St. – between 7/16...

 
 News    July 19, 2016

Report shows economic contributions of immigrants

Mayor William Peduto and Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald have announced the Report on Advancing the Pittsburgh Region Shows Economic Contributions of Immigrants in partnership with PA Economy League of Greater Pittsburgh – Allegheny...

 
 News    July 19, 2016

Safe Families Resource Center provides safe area for court users

Allegheny County and the Family Court Division of the Fifth Judicial District of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania today celebrated the opening of the new Safe Families Resource Center in the Family Courthouse. A gift from Child Watch of Pittsburgh,...

 

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