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 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    April 25, 2017 

Borough could see additional businesses

In the absence of council President Amber McGough and vice-president Nick Viglione, the April 17 meeting of Mt. Oliver council was conducted by Councilman Justin Viale. In the public hearings which now occur at the start of meetings, Jorg Gerlach...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    April 25, 2017 

MAD DADS may soon be mentoring area youth on Hilltop street corners

MAD DADS, clean-ups, graffiti, and squatters were among the topics at the April 17 meeting of the Zone 3 Public Safety Council held in the Zone 3 station. Officer Nathan Auvil began the meeting with news that he is working on a Warrington Ave....

 
 Government    April 25, 2017 

This week's So. Pgh. Housing Court hearings

The following Housing Court case is scheduled for Wednesday, April 26, at 1:15 p.m. in District Magisterial Judge James Motznik’s courtroom: • Stonehendge Partners LLC, 131 Shiloh Street, 19th Ward, Codes 302.4, 304.13, 304.7. The following...

 
 News    April 25, 2017 

Celebration this week will precede closing/expansion of CLP- Carrick

The Carrick community will soon see a dramatic difference in their neighborhood library. In order to serve the growing needs of the area, Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh will begin renovations on its Carrick location at 1811 Brownsville Road. To...

 
 News    April 25, 2017 

Mt. Oliver clean-up

A Mt. Oliver-Knoxville community clean-up will held on Saturday, April 29, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Volunteers should meet at either the PetShop collaboration space, 212 Brownsville Rd., or at St. Paul AME Church, 400 Orchard Place. To volunteer,...

 
 Public Safety    April 25, 2017 

Man arrested in Knoxville after report of shots fired

Police officers from Zone 3 were in the area of Charles Street and Beltzhoover Avenue on the morning of Wednesday, April 19, when they heard multiple shots fired in the area. Officers immediately trav...

 
 Public Safety    April 25, 2017 

Zone 3 Community Crime Alerts April 17-23

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: April 17-23. Duquesne Heights (1911) Stolen vehicle – 200 blk. Republic St. – between 4/16/17 at 9 AM and 4/17/17 at 9:30 AM – victim reported he parked his car and when he returned it was go...

 
 News    April 18, 2017

Hilltop neighborhoods part of new policing initiative

Mayor William Peduto’s administration and the Pittsburgh Bureau of Police are implementing a new community policing program that will get its start in 18 neighborhoods citywide including three on the Hilltop. Commanders in each of the city’s six...

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    April 11, 2017

Parks, parklets and park groups plans presented at Allentown CDC

Parks, parklets and friends of parks highlighted the April meeting of the Allentown CDC. Guest speakers included Erin Tobin, community outreach coordinator for the Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy; Sarah Baxendell, project manager, Greenspace Asset...

 
 Public Safety    April 11, 2017

Zone 3 community crime alerts for April 3-9

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: April 3-9. Duquesne Heights (1911) Mt. Washington (1903, 1914, 1915, 1807) Theft from vehicle – 100 blk. Olympia St. – 4/4/17 at 1 PM –...

 
 Front Page    April 4, 2017

Allentown Senior Center honored as library's community partner

Recently, Cyndie Carioli, Allentown Senior Center services and activities coordinator, accepted Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh's "Community Partnership" Award on behalf of the center. "I was...

 
 Meetings    April 4, 2017

HEDC Kick-off meeting

The Hilltop Economic Development Corporation (HEDC) invites you to attend a kick-off meeting on Tuesday, April 11th at 6:30 PM, 120 Brownsville Road. The Board has been working hard over the past few...

 
 Public Safety    April 4, 2017

Zone 3 community crime alerts for March 20 to April 2

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: March 20 to April 2: Duquesne Heights (1911) Mt. Washington (1903, 1914, 1915, 1807) Aggravated assault – Craighead St. & Edgemont St. - 3/25...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    March 28, 2017

Zone 3 council recaps public safety initiatives in South neighborhoods

The March 20 Zone 3 Public Safety Council meeting featured a packed room of local residents, Zone 3 officers, and city/zone officials.  The meeting began with Zone 3 community relations Officer Christine Luffey reporting that the 19th annual...

 
 Meetings    March 28, 2017

Knoxville council will host Rev. Welch at April meeting

The Knoxville Community Council will hold its next community forum on Thursday, April 13, 6 p. m. at the St. Paul AME Church, 400 Orchard Place. Featured speakers include: Rev. John Welch, dean of students at the at Pittsburgh Theological Seminary...

 
 Public Safety    March 21, 2017

Zone 3 community crime alerts for March 13-19

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: March 13-19. Duquesne Heights (1911) Theft by deception – 1700 blk. Grandview Ave. - 3/2/17 at 10:30 PM – victim reported he caught a taxi...

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    March 14, 2017

Mayor provides updates on state of the city at Allentown meeting

Mayor William Peduto visited the March Allentown CDC meeting at the Allentown Senior Center last week to provide a few updates about what was happening "Downtown." He began by saying when the latest...

 
 Public Safety    March 14, 2017

Zone 3 community crime alerts for March 6-12

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: March 6-12. Duquesne Heights (1911) Stolen vehicle- 200 blk. Seward St. - between 3/8/17 at 7 PM and 3/9/17 at 8:30 AM – victim reported her car was stolen. The vehicle is a green 2010 Chevrolet...

 
 Front Page    March 7, 2017

New police chief Scott Schubert plans to keep things moving ahead

The Zone 3 Public Safety Council invited area residents to meet new Pittsburgh Police Chief Scott Schubert at a Feb. 22 meeting at Kingdom Life Fellowship Pittsburgh in Knoxville.  "I love...

 
 Government    March 7, 2017

Housing Court hearings

The following Housing Court cases are scheduled for Thursday, March 9, at 8:45 a.m. in District Magisterial Judge Gene Ricciardi’s courtroom: • Francis and Mary L. Lavelle, 2123 Arlington Avenue, 16th Ward, Code 302.7. • David Allan Walden,...

 
 Public Safety    March 7, 2017

Zone 3 community crime alerts for February 27 to March5

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: Feb. 27 to March 5. Duquesne Heights (1911) Mt. Washington (1903, 1914, 1915, 1807) Theft from person – 100 blk. Ruth St. - between 2/21/17 at noon and 2/26/17 at noon – victim reported a...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    February 28, 2017

Mt. Oliver Borough approves new Comprehensive Plan

The adoption of the Mt. Oliver Borough Comprehensive Plan headlined the Feb. 20 meeting of Mt. Oliver Borough Council. The purpose of the plan "is to decide what the future of the borough will be,"...

 
 Meetings    February 28, 2017

Housing needs in Knoxville topic at March 8 KCC forum

Knoxville residents interested in learning more about how to own their own home; understand how their credit score impacts their way of life or if they are eligible for financial assistance to make home repairs are urged to attend a community forum...

 
 Public Safety    February 28, 2017

Zone 3 community crime alerts for February 20-26

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of February 20-26 Duquesne Heights (1911) Theft from vehicle – Athlone Way & Beam Way – between 2/24/17 at 9:30 PM and 2/25/17 at 11:30 AM – an officer responded to a found property call. Upon...

 
 Front Page    February 21, 2017

Meet Police Chief Schubert in Knoxville on Wednesday

Residents living in Zone 3 will have an opportunity to meet new City of Pittsburgh Chief of Police Scott Schubert on Wednesday, Feb. 22, 7 p.m. at Kingdom Life Fellowship Pittsburgh, 148 Jucunda Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15210. Chief Shubert will...

 

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