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 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    April 15, 2014 

Brew House will soon have 76 new apartment units

The Brew House redevelopment, Student Conservation Association (SCA), and Rebuilding Together Pittsburgh (RTP) were the focus of the April 8 meeting of the South Side Planning Forum. The redevelopment presentation was by Larysa Gradeck,...

 
 By Jennifer Szweda Jordan    Front Page    April 15, 2014 

Carrick block watch updated crime trends

After being cancelled due to snowy weather for several months, the Carrick Overbrook Block Watch meeting resumed for the first time this year on April 7. The evening’s guest speaker was Kelly Henretty, an investigator with Pittsburgh’s Office of...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    April 15, 2014 

Slopes residents learn more about permit parking process

An informational presentation on residential permit parking headlined the April 8 meeting of the South Sides Slopes Neighborhood Association (SSSNA). It was conducted by Pittsburgh City Planning’s neighborhood planner, Ashley Holloway. He said the...

 
 Government    April 15, 2014 

Zoning Board hearings

Pittsburgh’s Zoning Board of Adjustment has scheduled the following public hearing 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 97/14 on...

 
 Government    April 15, 2014 

Housing Court hearings

The following Housing Court cases are scheduled for Thursday, April 17, at 10:30 a.m. in Magisterial District Judge Richard King’s Courtroom: • Thomas U. Lee, 215 Chalfont Street, 18th Ward, Continued Codes 307.1, 302.4, 304.11, 304.7. • Claric...

 
 Real Estate    April 15, 2014 

Real Estate transactions for issue of 4/15/14

16th Ward John Coll Jr. to Keilan Walls at 2707 Berg St. for $5,000. Lorraine Kazyak et al. to Jordan Hawk at 2412 Mission St. for $25,000. 17th Ward Sonata Land Co. No II to Campbell Development LLC at 2006 E. Carson St. for $395,000. Carol Coultas...

 
 News    April 15, 2014 

Carrick receives its first Love Your Block Grant

The Carrick Community Council has been awarded its first Love Your Block program grant. The Love Your Block program is administered by Mayor Peduto’s office and is open to all eligible nonprofit organizations that are interested in beautifying a...

 
 Kids    April 15, 2014 

Kids programs continue at the Carrick Library

Programs for kids continue in April at the CLP-Carrick. Kids Create: Crafts for Spring takes place on Saturday, April 19 noon – 1 p.m. The program is recommended for children 10 and under. Register in advance by calling 412-882-3897. Storytime...

 
 Calendar    April 15, 2014 

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 News    April 15, 2014 

Molchany meets with President Obama on jobs, pay equity

Rep. Erin Molchany, D-Allegheny, met privately with President Barack Obama at the White House last week to discuss pay equity, as well as issues and opportunities in South Pittsburgh. "I was deeply...

 
 News    April 15, 2014 

Rudiak passes bill to expand city budget data online

Following the passage of the Pittsburgh Open Data Ordinance last month, Councilwoman Natalia Rudiak is expanding the online city budget and spending data, in an easy-to-understand format. City Council unanimously passed Ms. Rudiak’s bill, which...

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    April 8, 2014

CLP Pop-up begins its transformation into ALEC

When the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh opened the CLP Pop-Up in the fall of 2012 in Allentown it was intended to "pop-up" in the neighborhood and at the end of March 2014 it would pack up and...

 
 News    April 8, 2014

Fresh Fridays produce distribution starts up again on April 11

Fresh Fridays, the free produce distribution on the Hilltop will resume once a month on the second Friday beginning on April 11. Eligible households in the 15203, 15210, 15211 and Carrick residents...

 
 News    April 8, 2014

Cops and kids taking on the Steelers

The 18th annual Cops and Kids vs. the Steelers Basketball game in Carrick will be played on Friday, April 11. The game sponsored by District Judge Richard King assembles a team of kids who join with...

 
 Government    April 8, 2014

Upcoming City of Pittsburgh 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 187/13 on Thursd...

 
 Government    April 8, 2014

Housing Court hearings

The following Housing Court case is scheduled for Thursday, April 10, at 10:00 a.m. in Magisterial District Judge Richard King’s Courtroom: • Tamara Whitehead, 6 Allen Street, 18th Ward, Continued Code 302.4. The following Housing Court case is...

 
 News    April 8, 2014

Spring Redd Up expects 300 communities and 15,000 volunteers

This spring’s area-wide Redd Up (March, April and May) is on a pace to attract more than 300 Pittsburgh neighborhoods, groups and communities in the counties of Allegheny, Beaver, Butler, Washington and Westmoreland. Citizens Against Litter, one of...

 
 News    April 8, 2014

Rep. Molchany sponsors annual Senior Fair

Rep. Erin Molchany will host her annual South Hills Senior Fair on Thursday, April 24 from 4-7 p.m. at St. Pamphilus Church, 1000 Tropical Ave., Pittsburgh, PA 15226   For the event, Rep. Molchany is bringing together government agencies,...

 
 News    April 8, 2014

Expect delays on Route 51 in Overbrook

Southbound lane restrictions on Saw Mill Run Boulevard (Route 51) in the City of Pittsburgh and Whitehall Borough, Allegheny County, began on Monday, April 7, weather permitting. Single lane closures will occur as needed on southbound Route 51 Monday...

 
 News    April 8, 2014

Schurbert Wagner Award winner

Emmaus has announced the winner of the 2014 Ken Wagner Award for Outstanding Service: Commander Scott Schubert. The award is given annually to someone who has shown by their actions that they serve the way Emmaus co-founder Ken Wagner served--with...

 
 News    April 8, 2014

City receives an increase in state recycling grant

The City of Pittsburgh recently won a $476,031 recycling grant, which was an increase over the grant amount from the previous year. The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection issued the Recycling Performance Grant after the city and...

 
 Health    April 8, 2014

UPMC collecting expired drugs on Take Back Day

Public is invited to turn in their unused, unwanted and expired medications for safe disposal during Take Back Drugs Day at a number of UPMC facilities on Friday, April 25 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Drop-off prescription medications including both contro...

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    April 1, 2014

EDS is making its mark in South Pittsburgh communities

Economic Development South (EDS) is making its mark on six South Hills municipalities and three South Pittsburgh neighborhoods. Speaking before members of the Carrick Business Association, Greg Jones, executive director of EDS, explained the...

 
 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...

 
 Government    April 1, 2014

Upcoming City of Pittsburgh 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 81/14 on...

 

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