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 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    March 21, 2017 

Planning Forum updated on business, PED, pull-over lane on E. Carson St.

The first presentation at the March 14 meeting of the South Side Planning Forum was by Sandeepa Kaleida, founder and chief executive officer of Sigma Resources. The certified minority and women-owned technology and IT business develops software and...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    March 21, 2017 

Proposed housing discussed at S.S. Slopes general meeting

The March general meeting of the South Side Slopes Neighborhood Association (SSSNA) included news about South Side Park, OpenStreetsPGH, the new South Watch public safety/code compliance initiative, and more. It was held on March 14 at the Henry...

 
 Meetings    March 14, 2017

South Side Planning Forum meeting

The regular monthly meeting of the South Side Planning Forum will be held on Tuesday, March 14, 2017, at 5:30 p.m. at Brashear Center, 2005 Sarah Street on South Side. The following agenda will be discussed: Development Review Committee,...

 
 News    March 14, 2017

Growing up in South Side, Brashear was the place for kids to go

Growing up on the South Side in the 50s and 60s as a “Baby Boomer” I was never at a loss for friends. World War II was over and many of the GIs along with the new immigrants were filling the positions at our mills on South Side. Our three public...

 
 News    March 7, 2017

And the South Side Soup Contest winners are...

Under the leadership of the Soup Contest Committee, The Brashear Association and the South Side Chamber of Commerce teamed up again to produce another successful South Side Soup Contest on Saturday, F...

 
 Meetings    March 7, 2017

South Side Planning Forum meets March 14

The regular monthly meeting of the South Side Planning Forum will be held on Tuesday, March 14, 2017, at 5:30 p.m. at Brashear Center, 2005 Sarah Street on South Side. The following agenda will be discussed: Development Review Committee,...

 
 Front Page    February 28, 2017

First meeting of new South Watch is slated for March 8 at Brashear Center

After a year of planning, the first South Watch meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, March 8 at noon at the Brashear Association, 2005 Sarah Street. The agenda will begin with introductions by the meeting chairs and a presentation on the purpose and...

 
 Front Page    February 21, 2017

Questions about new townhouses, drive-thru restaurant at S.S. forum

A new city website, accessible on computers and mobile devices, that allows users to view public safety data, building code violations, city facility information, and more on an interactive map, was the sole presentation at the Feb. 14. meeting of...

 
 Front Page    February 14, 2017

Officials will be at Planning Forum for input on online data application

The Department of Innovation & Performance’s (I&P) Analytics & Strategy team is taking its Burgh’s Eye View application, an interactive map that displays city data, on tour in the coming months. The team has already visited with seven neighborhoo...

 
 News    February 14, 2017

Donations of new, used iPads benefits ALEC kids

The Allentown Learning and Engagement Center (ALEC), 827 E. Warrington Avenue, is seeking donations of iPads to enhance its STEAM lessons. “Our students want to experiment with video and sound recording to better share our learning,” said Maggie...

 
 Front Page    February 7, 2017

New South Watch group will work with city on code, safety violations

Over the last year, residents from the South Side Flats and Slopes have been working on a public safety/code compliance initiative that is patterned after Oakwatch. Oakwatch’s mission is to improve the quality of life by bringing people and...

 
 News    January 31, 2017

When Tony Pankowski went to camp

My parents were both born on South Side. Tarr was from the Flats, Tony was from the Slopes. They met when they were teenagers at a Brashear dance around 1933-34 when she would have been 18 and he was...

 
 News    January 31, 2017

Rep. Wheatley arranges for screening of 'Hidden Figures'

State Rep. Jake Wheatley, D-Allegheny, is partnering with the Pittsburgh Public Schools, The Hill District Education Council, The SouthSide Works Cinemas and members of the local residential and business communities to enable more than 200 high...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    January 17, 2017

Councilman disappointed in Villas decision

The Mission Street Bridge, South Side Park, and South Side Smooth Streets were among the topics at the Jan. 10 meeting of the South Side Slopes Neighborhood Association (SSSNA) held at the Brashear Center in the South Side Flats. City Councilman Bruc...

 
 Front Page    January 10, 2017

Residents questions new Wharton St. development

A proposed 316-unit apartment complex planned for Wharton St. near the Birmingham Bridge in the South Side Flats is drawing nearby residents' complaints about obstruction of views, increased traffic,...

 
 Front Page    January 10, 2017

Brashear holiday assistance campaign helped 650 families with food and toys

The Brashear Association, a South Pittsburgh community service agency, sustained a high level of service during its recent holiday assistance campaign. In each year for the past seven years, Brashear...

 
 Meetings    January 10, 2017

Slopes Assoc. meets tonight at Brashear

The South Side Slopes Neighborhood Association’s first General Meeting of 2017 will be on Tuesday, Jan. 10, 7 p.m. at The Brashear Center, 2005 Sarah Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15203. The agenda includes: Zone 3 Commander Karen Dixon, answering...

 
 Front Page    January 3, 2017

South Side council hosting meeting on Wharton housing

The South Side Community Council will host a special meeting with Edwards Communities Development Corp. on Wednesday, Jan. 4, 7 p.m. at the Brashear Center, 2005 Sarah Street. Edwards Communities Development is proposing to build 320-340 housing...

 
 Meetings    January 3, 2017

South Side Planning Forum will meet Tuesday, Jan. 10

The South Side Planning Forum will hold its regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, Jan. 10, at 5:30 p.m. at the Brashear Center, 2005 Sarah Street. The agenda will include any presentations and updates by the Development Review Committee and the...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    December 20, 2016

PED encompasses more than parking in the South Side

A presentation on the proposed South Side Parking Enhancement District (PED) initiative headlined the Dec. 13 meeting of the South Side Planning Forum. City officials in attendance included city Councilman Bruce Kraus, Chief Operations Officer Guy...

 
 Front Page    December 13, 2016  
 News    December 6, 2016

Mittens & Mingles, a South Side success

The South Side Chamber of Commerce kicked off the holiday season on South Side with its Mittens & Mingles event on December 1 at Clear Story Studio. About 150 guests mi ngled and enjoyed the...

 
 Lifestyles    December 6, 2016  
 News    November 29, 2016

Chamber kicks off Holiday Season with Mittens & Mingles fundraiser

The South Side Chamber of Commerce will present its fifth annual Mittens & Mingles holiday fundraiser on Thursday, Dec. 1, from 6-10 p.m. at Clear Story Studio, 1931 Sidney Street in the heart of...

 
 News    November 29, 2016  

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