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 By Tom Smith    Front Page    March 21, 2017 

A new concept proposed for 21st Street

South 21st Street between Josephine and East Carson Street may be the most unique street in South Side. Sections of 21st Street currently accommodate two travel lanes and up to four lanes of parking...

 
 By Austin Vaught    Front Page    March 21, 2017 

Historic districts in Carrick identified

March’s Carrick Community Council (CCC) meeting covered several topics including a historic survey of Carrick, Section 8 public housing, a new construction project in the Verizon building on Brownsville Road, and a pop-up art installation...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    March 21, 2017 

Planning Forum updated on business, PED, pull-over lane on E. Carson St.

The first presentation at the March 14 meeting of the South Side Planning Forum was by Sandeepa Kaleida, founder and chief executive officer of Sigma Resources. The certified minority and women-owned technology and IT business develops software and...

 
 Government    March 21, 2017 

Housing Court hearings

The following Housing Court cases are scheduled for Thursday, March 23, at 1:30 p.m. in District Magisterial Judge Richard Kings’s courtroom: • Earl J. Morton, 520 E. Warrington Avenue, 18th Ward, Codes 301.3, 304.2, 304.13. • Industry...

 
 Government    March 21, 2017 

Zoning Board hearings

Pittsburgh’s Zoning Board of Adjustment has scheduled the following public hearings of interest to South Pittsburgh residents in the first floor hearing room of the John P. Robin Civic Building, 200 Ross Street, Downtown. Zone case 123/17 on...

 
 Real Estate    March 21, 2017 

Real estate transactions by RealStats

17th Ward Jon Pitcavage to Cost Sun Group LLC at 30 Uxor Way for $170,000. 18th Ward Horacio Ruiz Cortes to SSHT Community Partn. LLC at 426 E. Warrington Ave. for $36,000. Estate of David Clarke to SSHT Community Partn. LLC at 29 Emerald St. for...

 
 Public Safety    March 21, 2017 

City plans to reestablish the police Mounted Unit

The City of Pittsburgh Public Safety Department is in the early phases of reestablishing a Mounted Unit for the Police Bureau. The unit will be used to patrol Pittsburgh’s entertainment districts and the city’s numerous special events, giving...

 
 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...

 
 Calendar    March 21, 2017 

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 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...

 
 Front Page    March 14, 2017

South Side parking meters will be enforced 'til midnight on weekends

Drivers coming to South Side will have to dig a little deeper in their pockets to continue to park at metered spaces on Friday and Saturday nights beginning this Friday, March 17 at 6 p.m. The South...

 
 By Austin Vaught    Front Page    March 14, 2017

Police ask for volunteers for program in Carrick

Zone 3 police are seeking community volunteers for a new pilot program that will help document and map the locations of all surveillance cameras within the South Pittsburgh neighborhoods. The concept was presented to the Carrick community by Zone 3...

 
 Real Estate    March 14, 2017

Real estate transactions by RealStats

16th Ward Sean Auth to Valor Pittsburgh L.P. at 3107 Harcum Way for $107,418. Pittsburgh Real Estate Team Inc. to Kevin O’Laughlin at 2432 Patterson St. for $118,000. 17th Ward Estate of Billy Yee Arkhing to Richard Mellick Jr. and Catherine...

 
 Government    March 14, 2017

Upcoming City of Pgh. Zoning Board hearings

Pittsburgh’s Zoning Board of Adjustment has scheduled the following public hearings of interest to South Pittsburgh residents in the first floor hearing room of the John P. Robin Civic Building, 200 Ross Street, Downtown. Zone case 113/17 on...

 
 Government    March 14, 2017

Housing Court hearings

The following Housing Court cases are scheduled for Thursday, March 16, at 1:30 p.m. in District Magisterial Judge Richard Kings’s courtroom: • Starlett Garner, 306 Climax Street, 18th Ward, Codes 301.3, 302.4, 304.7, 304.11. • Lawrence H....

 
 Meetings    March 14, 2017

MWCDC public forum has water related topics

Water related topics will be the focus of the March Community Forum of the Mt. Washington Community Development Corporation. Slated for Thursday, March 16, 6:30 at the Mt. Washington Senior Center, 122 Virginia Avenue, guest speakers and their...

 
 News    March 14, 2017

Growing up in South Side, Brashear was the place for kids to go

Growing up on the South Side in the 50s and 60s as a “Baby Boomer” I was never at a loss for friends. World War II was over and many of the GIs along with the new immigrants were filling the positions at our mills on South Side. Our three public...

 
 News    March 14, 2017

New mobile toolbox brings clean-up tools, training to neighborhood groups

“You bring the team. We bring the tools.” That’s the slogan for the PGH Mobile Toolbox, which supports a growing network of Pittsburgh residents who are ready to mobilize to transform their communities. Beginning in April, this shared...

 
 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...

 
 News    March 14, 2017

Spencer church holds Game Day on Sat. April 22

Spencer United Methodist Church will hold a Spring Game Day on Saturday, April 22 with lunch and prizes. The event will begin at noon and run through 3 p.m. Tickets are $15, for reservations, call 412-881-4000. Spencer United Methodist Church is at...

 
 News    March 14, 2017

EDS offers consulting to Mt. Oliver area businesses

Economic Development South is holding its next on-demand consulting session in partnership with the University of Pittsburgh ‘s Small Business Development Center (SBD) and the Institute of Entrepreneurial Excellence (IEE) on Friday, March 24....

 
 News    March 14, 2017

Feast Day of St. George celebration on April 23

St. George and St. John Vianney family, friends and supporters are invited to gather on The Feast Day of St. George, Sunday, April 23, at 5 p.m. at the Linden Grove Nightclub in Castle Shannon, 1100 Grove Road, Pittsburgh, PA 15234. A $35 donation...

 
 News    March 14, 2017

South Side Spring Social coming to Steel Cactus

For the fourth year in a row, South Side neighbors are planning a Spring Social for all residents of the Flats and the Slopes. This year’s party is on April 1 from 5-9 p.m. on the second floor of Steel Cactus at 19th and East Carson streets. Ticket...

 

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