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 Opinion    July 29, 2014 

We understand the problem

We understand how the residents of Grandview Ave. feel (Grandview traffic problems will garner extra police attention, SPR July 22, 2014). My husband and I moved to Pius Street on the South Side Slopes in 1998. At that time, Pius Street was two...

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    July 22, 2014

Grandview traffic problems will garner extra police attention

Public safety, in particular traffic along Grandview Avenue, was an emotional issue for Mount Washington residents at the July community forum of the Mount Washington Community Development Corp. District 2 Councilwoman Theresa Kail-Smith opened the...

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    July 8, 2014

New RPP zone will extend permit parking to 29th St.

Interest in the city's Residential Permit Parking (RPP) Program is keen, for and against, as demonstrated by the attendance at the June 26 Parking Enforcement Management Plan meeting at the Emmaus...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    June 17, 2014

Police chief search, more permit parking discussed in So. Side

A presentation on the public outreach process to be utilized in the search for the city’s next police chief headlined the June 10 meeting of the South Side Planning Forum. Community forums to solicit public input will be held in all six of the...

 
 Meetings    June 10, 2014

Councilman will speak in Arlington

There will be a Town Meeting with District 3 Councilman Bruce Kraus on Wednesday, June 11, 6 p.m. at the St. Clair AA Senior Center, 2400 Elsie Street, Arlington. All area residents are welcome to come and see what is going on in their...

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    June 3, 2014

Councilman O'Connor talks land banking at Hilltop block meeting

District 5 Councilman Corey O’Connor recently ventured to the Hilltop to discuss the land bank legislation the city recently adopted with members of the Mt. Oliver City/St. Clair Block Watch. Pittsburgh City Council passed the Land Bank bill about...

 
 Meetings    June 3, 2014

Bausman St. resident meeting June 12

Concerned residents in the 300 block of Bausman Street have called a meeting to discuss traffic issues and solutions on their street. The meeting on Thursday, June 12, 7 p.m. will be at the Maranatha-Cristo Viene Church, 185 Knox Avenue, Pittsburgh,...

 
 News    May 20, 2014

Memorial Day services set for South Side, and the Hilltop

The South Side Hill Top Memorial Day Parade Committee will hold Memorial Day services this weekend to commemorate their comrades and remember those who sacrificed for their country. Representatives from the Parade Committee, in lieu of a parade as...

 
 News    May 20, 2014

Mayor wants to Beautify the Burg

Mayor William Peduto was in South Side last week to announce the city's volunteer litter initiative has been renamed "Beautify Our 'Burgh" and will receive new signage. Formerly called "Redd Up...

 
 News    May 20, 2014

Emmaus celebrates 25 years

The Emmaus Community of Pittsburgh is celebrating its 25th anniversary in 2014. In May, they did so with the help of key community members and elected officials at the Emmaus Kentucky Derby Gala & 25th Anniversary Celebration. More than 250 people...

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    May 13, 2014

Erin Molchany

Erin Molchany, the freshman legislator currently representing the 22nd Legislative District (which will be moving to the eastern part of the state), is a Mount Washington resident for the last 17...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    April 1, 2014

Police, school board member address MO/SC block watch

Crime prevention Officer Christine Luffey and school board member Cynthia Falls were the speakers at the March 27 meeting of the Mt. Oliver City/St. Clair Block Watch held in the Saint John Vianney Parish Center. Kevin Kerr, community relations...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    March 18, 2014

Community council looking to make South Side Green N'at

Presentations on the green initiatives of the South Side Community Council (SSCC), and St. Patrick’s Day preparations, headlined the March 11 meeting of the South Side Planning Forum. SSCC president Cathy Mitchell and Jenn Holliman kicked off the...

 
 Meetings    March 18, 2014

Mt. Oliver City Block Watch meets

The next Mount Oliver City/ St. Clair Block Watch will meet on March 27 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at the St. John Vianney Parish Center, 823 Climax Street, enter through the parking lot. Invited guest speakers include: School Board Member Cynthia Falls...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    March 11, 2014

Block watch 101 provided at South Side meeting

Block watches were the focus of the two-hour gathering at the Brashear Center on March 6. Crime prevention Officer Christine Luffey discussed the role of law enforcement in block watches, while Liz Style of the city’s Dept. of Public Safety talked...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    March 4, 2014

Possible options discussed for St. Clair Village site

A Feb. 20 public meeting on the future of the former St. Clair Village site drew about 85 people to the Lighthouse Cathedral to hear about potential urban agriculture projects. The purpose of the...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    February 25, 2014

Slopes hears from Mayor's Office, RHI and county executive

The first South Sides Slopes Neighborhood Association (SSSNA) meeting of 2014 was packed with news of proposed developments; city and county updates; and the staple issues of parking, trash and irresponsible landlords. Among the speakers were county...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    February 18, 2014

Planning Forum updated on projects, St. Pat's day plans

The new city administration and proposed local projects were the focus of the Feb. 11 South Side Planning Forum. There were no presentations scheduled. The meeting began with the report of the Development Review Committee (DRC) by Peter Kreuthmeier....

 
 Front Page    February 18, 2014

Baby Marcus remembered at rally

The Mount Oliver clock tower served as the backdrop for a Justice for Baby Marcus Rally last Saturday afternoon. Marcus White Jr. was only 15 months old when he was shot and killed while attending a...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    February 4, 2014

Officials discuss challenges of limiting liquor licenses in S.S.

Efforts to manage the proliferation of alcohol establishments in the South Side Flats often encounter a brick wall: a mixture of politics, regulations, bureaucracy, legalities, and well-funded opposition forces who can afford specialized legal...

 
 Front Page    February 4, 2014

Kraus opening satellite office in So. Side

District 3 Councilman Bruce Kraus is preparing to open his third neighborhood satellite office. The new neighborhood office, opening on February 14, will be on the first floor of UPMC Mercy South Side Outpatient Center two days a month. The opening...

 
 Meetings    January 28, 2014

Liquor license saturation topic in S.S.

The South Side Community Council is planning its “Second in a Series” public safety meetings on Thursday, Jan. 30 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the Brashear Center, 2005 Sarah Street. The topic for this session is the saturation of liquor licenses on...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    January 21, 2014

So. Side Planning Forum updates

Projects’ updates comprised most of the Jan. 14 meeting of the South Side Planning Forum as there were no presentations. In the report of the Development Review Committee (DRC), Peter Kreuthmeier reported South Water St. will soon be connected to...

 
 Meetings    January 21, 2014

S. Side Community Council plans public safety meeting

The South Side Community Council is planning its “Second in a Series” public safety meetings on Thursday, Jan. 30 at a site to be determined. The topic for this session is the saturation of liquor licenses on South Side and its effect on South...

 

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