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District judge works to make sure problems are abated in neighborhood

Focusing on code enforcement issues affecting quality of life issues in the South Side Flats and Slopes, South Watch each month brings residents together with local stakeholders, government, educational and more, to advocate for remediation and to...

 

South Shore Riverfront Park renovations reveiled

Robert Rubinstein, executive director of the Urban Redevelopment Authority of Pittsburgh (URA), was joined by County Executive Rich Fitzgerald along with government, development and community...

 

Division 4 building to be demolished, workers, responsibilities reassigned

Next month's demolition of Public Works' 4th Division facility was a focus of the Oct. 10 meeting of the South Side Planning Forum. City operations director Guy Costa said the building will be razed...

 

S.S. Chamber annual meeting, board election on Wednesday

The South Side Chamber of Commerce will hold its annual membership meeting and board of directors election on Wednesday, Oct. 11, from 5-7 p.m. SouthSide Works City Apartments, 2626 South Tunnel Boulevard, will host an appetizers reception. Chamber...

 

South Side learns more about RFP for business district plan

An update on the status of a request for proposal (RFP) for an East Carson St. business district strategy was the lead presentation at the combined July-August meeting of the South Side Planning Forum. The project will be focused on the development o...

 

Here's the problem

Here’s what’s going on at SouthSide Works. The owners think this is becoming a wealthy side of town. Wrong! Most of the area, near and far, around the SouthSide Works are middle class, low middle class and low income. The residents on South Side...

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    July 5, 2017

Parking meters will fund city programs in South Side Flats

South Side’s Parking Enhancement District (PED) is a little over two and a half months old and is meeting the goals set for its success. The PED, a one-year pilot program in the City of Pittsburgh, extends on-street parking meter enforcement until...

 

What's going on at SSW

Will the last person to visit SouthSide Works (SSW) please turn off the lights? What is going on with that place? There are far too many empty retail stores. Each time one visits it seems another store closes. The place is starting to look...

 

SS Neighborhood Plan has been 33 years in the making and counting

The next South Side Planning Forum at 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, June 13 will include a discussion on the Infrastructures and Maintenance Policies in the ninth update to the South Side Neighborhood Plan (SSNP). South Side was the first neighborhood in...

 

Business plan for South Side

A Parking Enforcement District (PED) update, the city's new fireboat, and a future business plan for East Carson St. were among the topics at the May 9 meeting of the South Side Planning Forum. The...

 

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...

 

So. Side Chamber Happy Hour Wed.

The South Side Chamber of Commerce will present its next happy hour on Wednesday, March 22, from 57 p.m. Southside Works City Apartments will host the event at its luxury apartments complex, 2626 Tunnel Boulevard. Metered street parking will not be...

 

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...

 

Rep. Wheatley arranges for screening of 'Hidden Figures'

State Rep. Jake Wheatley, D-Allegheny, is partnering with the Pittsburgh Public Schools, The Hill District Education Council, The SouthSide Works Cinemas and members of the local residential and business communities to enable more than 200 high...

 

Council wants a survey of cameras

The Zone 3 Public Safety Council meeting of Jan. 16 featured the election of the organization’s officers. Reelected for two-year terms were President Ken Wolfe (Allentown), secretary Donna Williams (Carrick), and treasurer Harry Wolfe, Jr. (Mt....

 

A snapshot of the South Side Parking Enhancement District

The proposed Parking Enhancement District in South Side will encompass not only metered and residential parking in the neighborhood, but also the way people are encouraged to move in and out of the community. • Metered parking in the Historic Distr...

 

URA receives award for SouthSide Works development

The Urban Redevelopment Authority of Pittsburgh (URA) received two Silver Excellence in Economic Development Awards from the International Economic Development Council (IEDC): Financing our Future: 2015 Tax Increment Financing (TIF) Report won in...

 

Police chief McLay will be at Town Hall meeting in S.S.

City of Pittsburgh Chief of Police Cameron McLay is holding a series of Town Hall meetings throughout the city. South Pittsburgh area Town Hall meetings will be held on Wednesday, Aug. 24, at the IBEW Hall, 5 Hot Metal Street, #100, SouthSide Works...

 

The South Pittsburgh SCENE With Brad Palmisiano

The Hofbrauhaus at South Side Works open air Biergarten proved to be the perfect setting for the South Side Chamber of Commerce's July 20 happy hour. It was a balmy evening that was treated with...

 

S.S. Chamber Happy Hour Wednesday

The South Side Chamber of Commerce will hold a Happy Hour at the Hofbrauhaus Pittsburgh in the SouthSide Works on Wednesday, July 20, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Kelly Cerbus, senior energy advisor of On Demand Energy Solutions, will give a brief...

 

I Made It! Market at SSWorks

I Made It! Market, the city’s nomadic indie craft marketplace, will pop into the SouthSide Works July 8 - 10 for the 12th Annual SouthSide Works “Exposed” Artists Market. This event features 70 local artisans, runs for three days, and includes...

 

South Side Neighborhood Plan revisions nearly complete

A brief June 14 meeting of the South Side Planning Forum began with news about the city’s upcoming budget forums. The so-called capital budget deliberative forums will be conducted from 6 to 8:30 p.m. on June 21 and June 23. The June 21 forum will...

 

South Side updated on Works, proposed housing on the Slopes

A 25-minute meeting of the South Side Planning Forum on April 12 featured updates on on-going issues and news of upcoming events. While there were no presentations, audience member Zone 3 Police Commander Karen Dixon reported briefly that the St....

 

St. Michael's Class of '66 hold reunion

The class of 1966 St. Michael’s High School is celebrating the 50th Anniversary of their graduation the weekend of June 5. On Friday, June 3 they are planning a golf outing at the Lindenwood Golf Club in the morning and a reception at Claddagh’s...

 

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