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 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    July 26, 2016 

Z-3 safety meeting looks for answers to neighborhood issues

National Night Out, the Knoxville Blitz, 311 non-emergency line, overgrown weeds, and vandalism were among the topics at the July 18 Zone 3 Public Safety Council meeting.  It began with crime prevention Officer Christine Luffey informing attendees...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    July 26, 2016 

Brownsville Rd. project continuing, new sidewalks are coming up next

The July 18 Mt. Oliver council meeting began with the police report for June.  Mayor James Cassidy said there were 692 total calls and 62 drug-related arrests, the latter for the seizure of marijuana, crack cocaine, heroin, and drug paraphernalia....

 
 News    July 26, 2016 

National Night Out in So. Pittsburgh

National Night Out on Tuesday, Aug. 2 will feature celebrations throughout South Pittsburgh. The City of Pittsburgh's Website lists the following celebrations in area neighborhoods. A variety of...

 
 Public Safety    July 26, 2016 

Zone 3 Community Crime Alerts July 11-17

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: July 11th, 2016 thru July 17th, 2016. Duquesne Heights (1911) Theft from vehicle – 200 blk. Shaler St. – between 7/14 at 8:00 PM and 7: AM – Victim reports his vehicle was broken into 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...

 
 Government    July 19, 2016

Housing Court hearings

The following Housing Court case is scheduled for Thursday, July 21, at 1:30 p.m. in District Magisterial Judge Richard King’s courtroom: • Lynn A. and Richard T. Kacsuta, 213 Conniston Avenue, 18th Ward, Code 302.7. • Bryant Romulus, 837...

 
 By Austin Vaught    Front Page    July 12, 2016

'Ambassadors' reclaiming vacant property in the Hilltop

Transforming residents into leaders and vacant lots into green space is the focal point of a local nonprofit that is looking to "reclaim" vacant property through the renewal of a successful community...

 
 Government    July 12, 2016

This week's City of Pittsburgh Housing Court hearings

The following Housing Court case is scheduled for Tuesday, July 12, at 1:00 p.m. in District Magisterial Judge James Motznik’s courtroom: • JoAnna Waldsmith, 464 William Street, 19th Ward, Continued Codes 105.1, 109.1. The following Housing...

 
 Public Safety    July 12, 2016

Zone 3 Community Crime Alerts July 6-July 12

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: July 6, 2016 thru July 12, 2016. Duquesne Heights (1911) Mt. Washington (1903, 1914, 1915, 1807) Theft by deception – 100 blk. Ruth St. – 7/5 between 9:00 AM and 7:30 PM – Victim states she...

 
 Public Safety    July 5, 2016

Zone 3 Crime Alerts

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: June 20, 2016 thru June 26, 2016. Duquesne Heights (1911) Mt. Washington (1903, 1914, 1915, 1807) Theft from person – 400 blk. Bailey Ave. - between 6/19 at 11:15 PM and 6/20 at 12:20 AM –...

 
 Public Safety    July 5, 2016

Zone 3 Community Crime Alerts June 26-July 3

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: June 26, 2016 thru July 3, 2016. Duquesne Heights (1911) Robbery – 200 blk. Plymouth St. – 7/1 between 1:29 AM and 1:31 AM – Reporting person states she heard a knock at her door. She was...

 
 Government    July 5, 2016

Housing Court cases for July 12 and 14

The following Housing Court case is scheduled for Tuesday, July 12, at 1:00 p.m. in District Magisterial Judge James Motznik’s courtroom: • JoAnna Waldsmith, 464 William Street, 19th Ward, Continued Codes 105.1, 109.1. The following Housing...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    June 28, 2016

Mount Oliver boro awards contracts for sewer, pavement maintenance programs

The June 20 Mt. Oliver council meeting began with Mayor James Cassidy swearing in new Zoning Board member Deborah Viglione. He also swore in two new part-time police officers, and a promoted officer.  The two new officers are Karra White and Brett...

 
 Front Page    June 21, 2016

Knoxville Library reopens on Saturday

 Abundant daylight and welcoming open space mark the eco-friendly transformation of Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh-Knoxville. The library will unveil the renovation during a community celebration on...

 
 Public Safety    June 14, 2016

Zone 3 Community Crime Alerts

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: May 29, 2016 thru June 5, 2016. Duquesne Heights (1911) Mt. Washington (1903, 1914, 1915, 1807) Stolen/recovered auto – 80 blk Haberman Ave. – between 5/29 at 8:30 PM and 5/30 at 2:00 AM –...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    June 7, 2016

Mt. Oliver City block watch considers name change, updated on farm project

The status of the proposed Hilltop Farm & Homes development on the former 556-unit St. Clair Village housing site was the focus of the May 26 meeting of the Mt. Oliver City/St. Clair Block Watch....

 
 News    June 7, 2016

Farmers' Market checks distribution is in area senior centers on June 14

Allegheny County Department of Human Services Area Agency on Aging (AAA) will be administering the Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program. This program benefits eligible older adults by providing a set of four checks for a total of $20 to purchase...

 
 News    June 7, 2016

Recycling event will take old televisions, electronics for free in Hilltop neighborhoods

On June 11, The Clean Pittsburgh Commission (CPC), with the support of the Pennsylvania Resources Council and the City of Pittsburgh Department of Public Works will be holding a special one-day Recycling Collection event for the residents Allentown,...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    May 31, 2016

Preventable crimes discussed at May's Public Safety meeting

The May 16 Zone 3 Public Safety Council meeting began with a Mt. Washington resident complaining about vandalism in Grandview Park. He said youngsters try to break newly planted trees and set the port-a-johns on fire, among other destructive acts. Th...

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    May 31, 2016

Community development can't be rushed, it takes time CBA told

When Jason Tigano came to the May meeting of the Carrick Business Association he couldn't be clearer in his message. "I think this is the new hotness," the director of Real Estate for Economic...

 
 Government    May 31, 2016

Mt. Oliver, Pittsburgh Housing Court hearings

The following Housing Court cases are scheduled for Tuesday, May 31, at 1:00 p.m. in Magisterial District Judge Richard King’s Courtroom: • Giovana and Edward P. Desabato Jr., 230 McKinley Street, 30th Ward, Code 304. The following Housing Court...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    May 24, 2016

Knoxville next in line for a public safety blitz of the neighborhood

A community forum on starting a “Knoxville Blitz” to reduce neighborhood crime and blight, and generate community pride and empowerment, drew city officials to the St. Paul AME Church on May 11. The meeting was sponsored by the Knoxville...

 
 News    May 24, 2016

Carrick named Clean Pittsburgh's Neighborhood of the Year

Volunteers, community groups and neighborhoods were honored last week at the 2016 Clean Pittsburgh Commission’s (CPC) Meet and Greet Mixer with the annual “Bob Awards” for their efforts to beautify city neighborhoods. The Bob Awards, a tribute...

 

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