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 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...

 
 Public Safety    May 24, 2016

Zone 3 community crime alerts

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: May 16, 2016 thru May 22, 2016. Duquesne Heights (1911) Mt. Washington (1903, 1914, 1915, 1807) Theft by Deception (scam) – 500 blk. Meridan St. – 5/17 at 12:55 PM – The victims received a...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    May 17, 2016

Gas line work coming to Slopes

The May 10 general meeting of the South Side Slopes Neighborhood Association (SSSNA) featured details of the upcoming pipeline replacement project in the Slopes by Peoples Natural Gas. The targeted areas are: Stella St.; Barry St.; top of Mission...

 
 Public Safety    May 17, 2016

Zone 3 community crime alerts

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: May 9, 2016 thru May 16, 2016. Duquesne Heights (1911) Mt. Washington (1903, 1914, 1915, 1807) Theft from Vehicle – 800 blk. Southern Ave. – between 5/11 at 9:00 PM and 5/12 at 6:32 AM –...

 
 Public Safety    May 10, 2016

Zone 3 Community Crime Alerts

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: May 2, 2016 thru May 9, 2016. Duquesne Heights (1911) Theft from Vehicle – 500 blk. Sweet Briar St. – between 5/1 at 10:00 PM and 5/2 at 8:00 AM – Victims states someone entered into her...

 
 News    May 3, 2016

Knoxville council holding a public forum on safety

The Knoxville Community Council will hold a public forum on Wednesday, May 11, 6 p.m. at the St. Paul AME Church, 400 Orchard Place. The forum will have a community safety focus with representatives from the Zone 3 Police Station and also the City...

 
 Public Safety    May 3, 2016

Zone 3 community crime alerts

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: April 25, 2016 thru May 1, 2016. Duquesne Heights (1911) Theft from Vehicle – 100 blk. Augusta St. – between 4/28 at 10:00 PM and 4/30 at 9:30 AM – The victim states she and her husband had l...

 
 Government    April 26, 2016

Housing Court hearings

The following Housing Court cases are scheduled for Tuesday, April 26, at 1:00 p.m. in Magisterial District Judge Richard King’s Courtroom: • Jebun Neher, 401 Allen Street, 18th Ward, Code 307.1. • Andrea O’Donnell, 113 Diart Street, 18th...

 
 News    April 26, 2016

Hard hat tour of CLP-Knoxville will show public the renovations

With just a few months remaining until the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – Knoxville reopens to the public, a preview for community members to tour the building and view the renovation progress. Area residents will have the opportunity on...

 
 Public Safety    April 26, 2016

Zone 3 community crime alerts

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: April 18, 2016 thru April 24, 2016. Duquesne Heights (1911) Mt. Washington (1903, 1914, 1915, 1807) Burglary – 400 blk. Griffin St. – 4/21 between 12:00 AM and 7:15 AM – The victim states...

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    April 19, 2016

Road closure having detrimental affect on businesses

The cost of the gas and water line replacement along Brownsville Road in Mt. Oliver and Knoxville could be much higher than the $2.6 million estimated for the construction work. Merchants in the 100...

 
 News    April 19, 2016

Knoxville LifeSpan lists upcoming activites at center

LifeSpan Knoxville Senior Community Center, 320 Brownsville Road, has scheduled several activities in the upcoming weeks. A limited number of tickets are available for an April 24 trip to the Byham Theater to see a performance of “Grease.” A...

 
 Public Safety    April 19, 2016

Zone 3 Community Crime Alerts

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: April 11, 2016 thru April 17, 2016. Duquesne Heights (1911) Theft by Deception (attempted) – 200 blk. Sweetbriar St. – 4/6 – Reporting person stated her elderly mother received a phone call...

 
 Public Safety    April 12, 2016

Zone 3 crime alerts

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: April 4, 2016 thru April 10, 2016. Duquesne Heights (1911) Mt. Washington (1903, 1914, 1915, 1807) Stolen Auto – 20 blk. Cushman St. – 4/9 at 1:21 PM – Reporting person states he was working...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    News    April 5, 2016

Zone 3 residents updated on latest projects and programs at Public Safety Council meeting

The Zone 3 Public Safety Council meeting of March 21, began with news of the next spring city-wide public safety meeting. It will be held on April 20 at the Teamsters #2409 Temple, 4701 Butler St., Lawrenceville. The meeting will begin at 6:30 p.m.,...

 
 Public Safety    April 5, 2016

Zone 3 Community Crime Alerts

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: March 28, 2016 thru April 3, 2016. Note – highlighted robberies are similar in firearm and vehicle used/described. Similar to Part 1 Crimes Report March 3/21 thru 3/27: * Robbery (firearm) –...

 
 Public Safety    March 29, 2016

Zone 3 Crime Alerts

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: March 21, 2016 thru March 27, 2016. Note – highlighted robberies are similar in firearm and vehicle used/described. Duquesne Heights (1911) Theft from Vehicle – 400 blk. Sweetbriar St. –...

 
 Public Safety    March 22, 2016

Zone 3 Community Crime Alerts

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: March 14, 2016 thru March 20, 2016. Duquesne Heights (1911) Theft from Person – 400 blk. Augusta St. – 3/19 at 2:56 AM – Victim states someone took 20 pills from a prescription bottle. There...

 
 News    March 15, 2016

Free wills and assistance buying side yards is available on Hilltop

Purchasing a vacant city-owned lot on parts of the Hilltop is getting a little easier, at least in the wallet. The Hilltop Alliance has expanded its program to Side Yard Program to include: Allentown, Arlington, Beltzhoover, Knoxville and Mt. Oliver...

 
 News    March 15, 2016

CARL program wil help borrowers to buy homes in Hilltop neighborhoods

The neighborhoods eligible for the Urban Redevelopment Authority’s Community Acquisition and Rehabilitation Loan (CARL) program has more than doubled. Through CARL, a program offered in conjunction with the Pittsburgh Community Reinvestment Group,...

 
 Public Safety    March 15, 2016

Zone 3 Community Crime Alerts

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: March 7, 2016 thru March 13, 2016. Duquesne Heights (1911) Mt. Washington (1903, 1914, 1915, 1807) Theft from Residence – 100 blk. Southern Ave. - 3/8 between 12:00 PM and 3:15 PM – Victim stat...

 

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