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 Front Page    December 16, 2014 

Holiday Mingle a great success

 The South Side Chamber of Commerce held its third annual Holiday Mingle on December 4 at the Double Wide Grill on Carson Street. About 150 people attended. It was well attended by chamber members an...

 
 Opinion    December 16, 2014 

Josephine turn barred

When my neighbor told me there are now no left turn traffic signs where Josephine St. meets 18th St. on the South Side, I thought he was kidding. He wasn't. He even drove me there to see the new...

 
 News    December 2, 2014

Food, toys can be dontated during Brashear Open House on Dec. 11

The Board of Directors and staff of The Brashear Association are extending an invitation to neighbors and friends of the agency to celebrate the season at Brashear’s Holiday Open House. The annual event will take place Thursday, Dec. 11, from 6-7:3...

 
 News    November 18, 2014

City to submit Promise Zone application for So. Pittsburgh neighborhoods

The City of Pittsburgh is going to partner with the Urban Redevelopment Authority on a federal “Promise Zone” application to assist previously neglected parts of South Pittsburgh neighborhoods, along with the Hill District, Hazelwood and other...

 
 Front Page    November 4, 2014

South Side Chamber working to become a complete organization

Over the last couple of years, the South Side Chamber of Commerce has been working to be a stand-alone organization in a stand-alone neighborhood, according to new chamber president Jonathan Growall....

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    September 30, 2014

Police talk about trash, community concerns at Mt. Oliver City BW

Updates on current and future projects highlighted the Sept. 25 meeting of the Mt. Oliver City/St. Clair Block Watch held in the Ormsby Avenue Cafe. It began with news of the Oct. 17 clean-up from 9 a.m. to noon by three to four students on...

 
 Government    September 16, 2014

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 209/14 on...

 
 Government    September 9, 2014

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 209/14 on...

 
 News    September 2, 2014

Clean up attracts 250 Duquesne students

On Saturday, Aug. 23, about 250 Duquesne University freshmen students volunteered in a community clean-up in collaboration with the South Side Chamber of Commerce, the PA Resources Council and the...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    August 5, 2014

South Side updated on most recent attempts at expanding permit parking

A brief update on residential permit parking in the South Side was the sole presentation at the July 29 meeting of the South Side Planning Forum. Ashley Holloway, City Planning’s neighborhood planner, said he spoke at the South Side Slopes...

 
 News    May 6, 2014

Spring Redd Ups clear litter in 300 communities

Reports from communities for area Redd Ups in March and April indicate spring cleanups will attract 18,000 volunteers who will remove more than 400 tons of litter by the end of May. An estimated 300 known communities in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County...

 
 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    March 25, 2014

So. Side Spring Cleanup will be the 10th annual

 The 10th Annual South Side Spring Cleanup will be held on Saturday, April 12 and will focus on the cleanup of the South Side Flats and Slopes. This year’s cleanup will include a number of different projects that range from litter pick up to...

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    March 18, 2014

Lack of bike police hamper Zone 3's abilitity to tackle quality of life issues

The ability of police to patrol some neighborhoods in Zone 3district could be hampered due to changes in staffing at the station. With approaching better weather, Zone 3 Commander Catherine McNeilly had a plan to resume bike patrols in the South...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    March 4, 2014

Emergency management topic of February Zone 3 safety meeting

The Feb. 19 Zone 3 Public Safety Council meeting featured a presentation by Raymond V. DeMichiei, deputy director of the city’s Office of Emergency Management and Homeland Security. The meeting began with crime prevention Officer Christine Luffey...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    February 18, 2014

Planning Forum updated on projects, St. Pat's day plans

The new city administration and proposed local projects were the focus of the Feb. 11 South Side Planning Forum. There were no presentations scheduled. The meeting began with the report of the Development Review Committee (DRC) by Peter Kreuthmeier....

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    February 4, 2014

Officials discuss challenges of limiting liquor licenses in S.S.

Efforts to manage the proliferation of alcohol establishments in the South Side Flats often encounter a brick wall: a mixture of politics, regulations, bureaucracy, legalities, and well-funded opposition forces who can afford specialized legal...

 
 News    December 17, 2013

SouthSide Works now draws millions of people to the South Side

South Side's Carson Street gets plenty of attention for its big crowds and sometimes hooligan behavior along the bustling strip between South 10th Street and the Birmingham Bridge. But the really big...

 
 Public Safety    December 17, 2013

Help needed to ID assailants in November So. Side attack

Pittsburgh police are looking for a pair of suspects who assaulted a man in the early morning hours of November 1. On November 1 at about 1:30 a.m. while on patrol in the South Side Flats, Zone 3 police officers were flagged down by a man who...

 
 News    December 10, 2013

Brashear Holiday Open House this Thursday

The Board of Directors and staff of The Brashear Association extend an invitation to neighbors and friends of the agency to celebrate the season at Brashear’s Holiday Open House. The annual event will take place Thursday, Dec. 12 from 6 until 7:30...

 
 By William McCloskey    News    December 10, 2013

Free holiday crafting program in South Side

To help boost holiday spirits, the South Side Carnegie Library is hosting a free all-day do-it-yourself craft-making event Wednesday, Dec. 18, noon to 8 p.m., at the library, 2205 East Carson Street....

 
 News    December 3, 2013

Dates set for Spring Earth Day Redd Up

Spring isn’t around the corner.  Winter’s here now. But dates are set for the Spring Earth Day Redd Up Weekend. The big day will be Saturday, Apr. 26. The date will not conflict with Easter Sunday, Apr. 20.  Earth Day is Tuesday, Apr. 22...

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    November 12, 2013

Saving parking spaces is more of a South Side thing

After last week's Letter to the Editor from Matte Braidic on South Side (No more parking cones) I started thinking about parking, particularly on South Side. Nothing in South Side has been talked...

 
 By Tom Smith    News    November 12, 2013

All that's needed to start a block watch is three or four neighbors

All that’s needed to start a block watch is three or four neighbors, Liz Style, Operation Weed and Seed Coordinator in the city’s Office of Neighborhood Initiatives, told members of the Carrick Overbrook Block Watch. “It’s a public safety...

 
 News    November 5, 2013

Brashear begining holiday assistance program

The Brashear Association is turning to its friends and neighbors, once again, to help make Christmas brighter for children and families throughout South Pittsburgh. The Brashear Association, a South Pittsburgh community services agency, collects...

 

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