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 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...

 
 News    March 28, 2017 

Second annual 'Inclusive Innovation Week' set for March 31-April 7

The City of Pittsburgh and Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA), along with more than 80 Pittsburgh organizations and businesses, have announced that Inclusive Innovation Week 2017 will take place March 31 – April 7. Inclusive Innovation Week is a...

 
 News    March 21, 2017

So. Pittsburgh groups among those receiving Love Your Block grants

Mayor William Peduto announced five South Pittsburgh organizations are among those that will receive funding for the 2017 season of the City of Pittsburgh’s Love Your [Resilient] Block grant program. Through the Love Your [Resilient] Block...

 
 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...

 
 News    March 14, 2017

Permits, Licenses & Inspections furthers digitization efforts in city

For the first time, all building inspection reports are being compiled on computers instead of paper, the city’s Department of Permits, Licenses & Inspections announced. Previous to the Peduto Administration and the hiring of Director Maura Kenne...

 
 News    March 14, 2017

City raises $1 million to provide water filters for PWSA customers

Mayor William Peduto last week announced the city has partnered with Peoples Gas and the Pittsburgh Water & Sewer Authority to invest $1 million to provide filters to every PWSA customer to reduce high lead levels in their drinking water. The city...

 
 News    March 14, 2017

Mayor assembles panel to advise potential restructuring of PWSA

Mayor William Peduto assembled a meeting last week of a Blue Ribbon Panel to assist with the selection of a professional advisory team to manage a possible restructuring of the Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority (PWSA). Chief of Staff Kevin Acklin...

 
 Meetings    February 28, 2017

Mayor, Burgh's Eye View will be at the meeting of the Allentown CDC

Mayor William Peduto will be the featured speaker at the next meeting of the Allentown CDC on Tuesday, March 7, beginning at 6 p.m. in the Allentown Senior Center, 631 E. Warrington Avenue. The agenda will also include a presentation about Burgh’s...

 
 News    February 28, 2017

City plans to hire most EMS personnel in more than a decade

Mayor William Peduto – in conjunction with a Emergency Medical Services promotion ceremony on February 23 -- announced the city is hiring the most EMS personnel since 2003.  The 197 paramedics...

 
 News    February 28, 2017

Karina Ricks hired as new director of Mobility and Infrastructure Dept.

Mayor William Peduto has hired transportation expert Karina Ricks as the city’s first director of the new Mobility and Infrastructure Department. The department will lead efforts to provide residents with safe, accessible, sustainable and...

 
 Front Page    February 21, 2017

Mayor sees police force at 900 officers for the first time since '02

Mayor William Peduto speaking at the police recruit graduation last week noted the Pittsburgh Police Bureau, now under the leadership of Chief Scott Schubert, is poised to place nearly 900...

 
 News    February 21, 2017

Mayor Peduto issues executive orders on affordable housing

Mayor William Peduto last week issued three new executive orders to begin implementing recommendations by the City’s Affordable Housing Task Force, covering ways to encourage building of affordable housing. “My administration is committed...

 
 News    February 14, 2017

City tag holders will be able to use Kingsley pool

Starting this week, Citiparks Pool Tag holders and those eligible for Citiparks free swimming with Recreation Cards will be able to utilize Kingsley Pool through 2017. Citiparks Pool Pass holders and any city resident 15 years or younger who is a...

 
 News    February 14, 2017

Applications now open for the second 'PGH Lab' program

Mayor William Peduto, the City of Pittsburgh Department of Innovation & Performance, the Urban Redevelopment Authority of Pittsburgh, the Housing Authority, and the Pittsburgh Water & Sewer Authority today announced The application period for the...

 
 News    February 7, 2017

City to seek outside advisory team on restructuring PWSA

Mayor William Peduto’s Administration has released a call for a financial and legal advisory team to assist the city with the critical need to improve the Pittsburgh Water & Sewer Authority, consider long-term plans for the authority’s...

 
 Public Safety    January 31, 2017

Mayor Peduto appoints Schubert police chief

Mayor William Peduto has appointed Acting Police Chief Scott Schubert as the Chief of the Pittsburgh Bureau of Police. Chief Schubert, of Brookline, has been a Pittsburgh police officer for 24 years. He has served as Assistant Chief for the...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    January 17, 2017

Forum looks to add members before March

The controversial, proposed “Villas at Winter Park” single-family, 13-home residential development off Hackstown St. in the Slopes is back again following the recent overturning Common Pleas Judge Joseph James of two Planning Commission...

 
 News    December 27, 2016

City, Rivers Casino agree to $10 million payment

Mayor William Peduto’s administration and Rivers Casino officials have reached agreement on paying the city $10 million in 2017 to replace casino revenues rejected by the state Supreme Court this year.  The parties reached...

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    December 20, 2016

Parking concerns expressed to police at Arlington Civic meeting

The quarterly meeting of the Arlington Civic Council (ACC) had a public safety focus with Zone 3 Commander Karen Dixon, motorcycle officer Dale Ruble and officer Christine Luffey. In addition, County Executive Rich Fitzgerald and State...

 
 News    December 20, 2016

City and PWSA release draft of city-wide Green First Plan for public comment

The City of Pittsburgh and the Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority (PWSA) have released a comprehensive draft City-Wide Green First Plan for public comment. The plan outlines how Pittsburgh intends to use innovative, cost-effective, and green...

 
 News    December 13, 2016

Minority recruitment efforts by city for police force showing successes

The latest Pittsburgh Bureau of Police recruitment class is composed of nearly 30 per cent minorities, which continues successful recruitment efforts implemented by Mayor William Peduto’s Administration.  Of 28 total recruits who entered the...

 
 News    December 6, 2016

City-wide Pittsburgh Snow Angels program is now registering

The City of Pittsburgh Department of Parks & Recreation (Citiparks) has begun Pittsburgh Snow Angels, a city-wide program pairing elderly or disabled city residents with volunteers to assist with snow removal during winter months. “The Pittsburgh...

 
 News    November 22, 2016

City Ethics Board office opens

The City of Pittsburgh this week opened its first Ethics Hearing Board office, which will hear complaints about alleged ethics violations and educate city employees on ethical conduct.  The office opening follows the first public meeting in...

 
 News    November 8, 2016

City launches new web application giving access to neighborhood data

The City of Pittsburgh has unveiled Burgh’s Eye View, http://bit.ly/2fPeumG, a new mobile web application giving residents instant visual access to important neighborhood data.  This mobile web application will allow citizens, for the first...

 
 News    November 1, 2016

City seeks public engagement in planning for upgraded Digital presence

The City of Pittsburgh Department of Innovation & Performance has launched the public engagement phase of the city’s upgraded digital presence, through a new site called alpha.pittsburghpa.gov. Alpha.pittsburghpa.gov is the first step...

 

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