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 By Ashley Murray    Front Page    October 21, 2014 

MWCDC members elect new board members, change bylaws

Members of the Mount Washington Community Development Corporation voted for new board members Thursday night at the Mount Washington Senior Center and also passed bylaw changes—17 yes, 10 no—that were highly debated during September’s meeting....

 
 By Ashley Murray    Front Page    September 23, 2014

By-law changes, board elections topics at the Mt. Washington CDC

Board member elections and proposed by-law changes dominated the Mount Washington Community Development Corporation (MWCDC) meeting Thursday night at the Mount Washington Senior Center on Virginia Avenue. Just over 30 people of the 43-member...

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    June 24, 2014

Mt. Washington residents express concern over Grandview Avenue

The Mount Washington Community Development Corporation’s (MWCDC) June community forum featured a light agenda and an opportunity for community questions and answers. Ilyssa Manspeizer, MWCDC executive director, provided an update on what some of th...

 
 By Sarah Beth Martin    Front Page    May 20, 2014

MWCDC reveals renovated house, addresses area car break-in concerns

"We can't help you unless we know you need help," Officer Christine Luffey told Mt. Washington residents last Thursday evening. "If you or someone you know has been the victim of a crime, or if you...

 
 By Sarah Beth Martin    Front Page    May 20, 2014

Mt. Washington CDC names Manspeizer director

Sometimes, after you search everywhere, you discover what you've been looking for has been right in front of you the whole time... This was the sentiment felt round the Mt. Washington Community...

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    April 22, 2014

Mount landslide appears to be stable, ED may be hired soon

Nearly three dozen Mount Washington residents came out last week to the Mount Washington Community Development Corporation’s (MWCDC) April Community Forum. The three major topics discussed during the evening included: an update on the landslide...

 
 Front Page    April 1, 2014

Visiting Mt. Washington, there's an app for that

The Mount Washington Community Development Corporation (MWCDC) has launched the Mt. Washington Guide, an iPhone application, and restructured website featuring the business directory and interactive...

 
 News    January 21, 2014

Belloli will be interim executive director of MWCDC

Mount Washington Community Development Corporation (MWCDC) Board of Directors has named Rick Belloli the interim executive director of the non-profit. Mr. Belloli will oversee operations and staff to ensure a smooth transition, while also assisting t...

 
 News    December 17, 2013

Emerald View Park will receive support from National Park Service

Emerald View Park has been selected to receive assistance from the National Park Service (NPS) Rivers, Trails, and Conservation Assistance program to assist with identifying best practices for steep hillside trails, fund-finding, developing a trail...

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    December 3, 2013

Hilltop groups get their chance to boast a little bit at annual event

Representatives from Hilltop Alliance member neighborhoods joined government officials and invited guests for the second annual Hilltop Summit, an opportunity to show their peers the work they have been doing in their neighborhoods. First to make a...

 
 By Akasha Chamberlain    Front Page    October 8, 2013

Some Mt. Washington residents have a different view of the neighborhood

Raymond Wehring, who has lived on Mount Washington for 50 years, remembers when Norton Street was vibrant and full of neighbors. Now surrounded by empty houses instead, Mr. Wehring wants nothing more...

 
 By Sarah Beth Martin    News    September 24, 2013

Candidates for MWCDC board positions introduced

It was a “Meet the Candidates” night at the Mount Washington Community Development Corporation (MWCDC) forum meeting last week. With annual elections coming up in October, the group introduced the six individuals vying for five open seats on the...

 
 News    September 17, 2013

Original Emerald View Park trail completed

The Mount Washington Community Development Corporation (MWCDC), recently completed a trail originally envisioned in Emerald View Park’s 2010 Master Trail Plan. “While we are constantly working to improve Emerald View Park’s infrastructure,...

 
 By Sarah Beth Martin    Front Page    August 6, 2013

MWCDC trys new ways to promote business

Last week, three sleek new signs popped up by storefronts on Shiloh Street in Mount Washington. They were placed there as part of a $25,000 initiative to enhance business traffic and development in...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    July 23, 2013

Gun legislation topic at Zone 3 meeting

Discussion at the Zone 3 Public Safety Council meeting on July 17 centered on proposed gun legislation and the South Side saturation pilot program. The meeting began with the reminder August 6 is National Night Out. Crime prevention Officer...

 
 By Sarah Beth Martin    Front Page    June 25, 2013

Mount Washington - there's an app for that - coming soon

In a brief forum meeting last week, the Mount Washington Community Development Corporation (MWCDC) updated residents on its existing projects and gave a glimpse of great things to come. Sometime over the next several months, tech-savvy individuals...

 
 Kids    June 18, 2013

Grandview Children's Festival

The Friends of Grandview Park are having a Children’s Community Festival on Saturday June 22 from noon to 3 p.m. There will be music, inflatable obstacle course, train rides, magician, face painter, art cart and more surprises. There also will be...

 
 News    June 11, 2013

River City Brass Band concert in Grandview Park

The River City Brass Band will be performing an outdoor concert at Grandview Park on June 15. beginning at 7:30 p.m. The concert will have a suggested donation of $3 for attendees. Following the concert and a brief break while the musicians depart,...

 
 By Sarah Beth Martin    Front Page    April 23, 2013

Shouting match interupts MWCDC forum on possible charter school

The Mount Washington Community Development Corporation (MWCDC) held its regular monthly forum meeting last Thursday, where the topics of energy efficiency and public education were not the only things raised; several voices were raised, too. A...

 
 By Sarah Beth Martin    Front Page    March 26, 2013

Mt. Washington residents concerned over illegal parking on Kambach St.

Proposed signage was the major topic of discussion at Thursday night’s regular monthly meeting of the Mount Washington Community Development Corporation (MWCDC), where neighborhood residents...

 
 Front Page    January 2, 2013

MWCDC names Kambitsis to position

Jason Kambitsis has been named executive director for The Mount Washington Community Development Corporation (MWCDC). Mr. Kambitsis has most recently been employed as the director of economic...

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    December 4, 2012

Hilltop Summit brings neighborhoods together to share 2012 successes

In a first, the Hilltop Alliance (HA) brought together representatives from member organizations for an evening of sharing, networking and even a little bragging. The evening began with a performance...

 
 Front Page    December 4, 2012

Mayor, ACDC celebrate Allentown safety initiative

Mayor Luke Ravenstahl and Chief of Police Nate Harper joined with the Allentown Community Development Corp. in announcing and celebrating the completion of the latest phase of the Allentown Business...

 
 By Sarah Beth Martin    Front Page    November 20, 2012

MWCDC considers agendas for 2013 forums

On Thursday night, the Mount Washington Community Development Corporation (MWCDC) held its final forum meeting of 2012, where the main matter was forum meetings, or, more specifically, the issues board members and residents would like to see...

 

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