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 Front Page    October 6, 2015 
 News    September 29, 2015

StepTrek this Saturday

StepTrek will take place on Saturday, Oct. 3 throughout the South Side Slopes. The annual event brings nearly 1,000 people to the South Side for a self-guided walking tour of the steps that line the South Side Slopes. Proceeds benefit the South Side...

 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    September 15, 2015

South Side Planning Forum is updated on latest developments

The Sept. 8 meeting of the South Side Planning Forum began with the report of the Development Review Committee (DRC) presented by Peter Kreuthmeier. There were no presentations. Mr. Kreuthmeier said the Soffer Organization is continuing to discuss bl...

 By Tom Smith    Front Page    September 1, 2015

South Side Market House celebrates centennial by opening time capsule

On a beautiful Saturday morning, the 100th anniversary of the South Side Market House becoming a Pittsburgh public property was celebrated with music, food, speeches and the unveiling of the contents...

 By Tom Smith    Front Page    August 25, 2015

Zone 3 crowded for safety meeting about car, house break-ins

A standing room only crowd overflowed the conference room in the Zone 3 Police Station for the August public safety committee meeting. The primary focus of the meeting was two-fold: the rash of car break-ins in South Side and the large number of home...

 By Margaret Smykla    Front Page    August 4, 2015

Planning forum updated on marina, other developments in South Side

With no presentations, the brief July-August meeting of the South Side Planning Forum on July 28 began with the report of the Development Review Committee (DRC) presented by Peter Kreuthmeier and DRC chair Tracy Myers. Painting With a Twist, which...

 Front Page    July 21, 2015  
 Front Page    July 21, 2015

Slopes association receives $15K grant for South Side Park

The South Side Slopes Neighborhood Association (SSSNA) has received a $15,000 grant from The Birmingham Foundation for continued development in South Side Park, located off Mission Street in the South Side Slopes. The grant will fund projects with a...

 Lifestyles    July 21, 2015  
 Opinion    July 14, 2015

Now a giant garage sale

The first annual South Side Food, Art & Sidewalk Festival was organized to cast a positive light on East Carson Street. Let’s follow that family friendly event with a bigger one. How about a first annual South Side’s Great Garage Sale. Yes, for...

 By Tom Smith    Front Page    July 7, 2015

McKinley Park Master Plan outlined

The third public meeting on the McKinley Park Master Plan and Haberman Corridor Study wrapped up this stage of the planning process. The outline presented to area residents and stakeholders at the...

 Public Safety    July 7, 2015

Two men injured in crash after fleeing police in Slopes

At approximately 6:10 p.m. on July 2, Zone 3 police were driving on Salisbury Street in the South Side Slopes when they approached a vehicle driving in the opposite direction. The Officers observed a known 23-year-old man and another man in the car...

 News    July 7, 2015

S.S. Slopes sisters compete in national fiddle championships

The Arnold-Mages Sisters, from the South Side Slopes, recently competed in the National Oldtime Fiddle Championships in Weiser Idaho last week. To compete, each fiddler must prepare three songs: a...

 News    July 7, 2015

South Side Slopes Assoc. annual picnic is July 14

The South Side Slopes Neighborhood Association annual summer picnic will be on Tuesday, July 14, beginning at 6:30 p.m. at Quarry/Saber Field, South Side Park using the entrance on 18th Street. The association will be grilling hot dogs, hamburgers...

 By Tom Smith    Front Page    June 9, 2015

Haberman, McKinley Park plans moving forward

Hilltop residents had their first opportunity to view the preliminary work of Pfaffmann + Associates on developing a Master Plan for McKinley Park and a Haberman Corridor Study following an April...

 Meetings    June 2, 2015

Second design workshop for steps project slated for June 9

Join the South Side Slopes Neighborhood Association for the second of two community design workshops at The Brashear Association on Tuesday, June 9 at 6:30 p.m. This workshop will share words and images from the first session incorporated into an...

 News    May 26, 2015

Design workshops for steps project

Join the South Side Slopes Neighborhood Association for the part one of two community design workshops at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 28, for the first Pittsburgh public art project on city steps:...

 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    May 19, 2015

Police commander wants top three issues in Slopes

At the May 12 general meeting of the South Sides Slopes Neighborhood Association (SSSNA), new Zone 3 Commander Larry Scirotto spoke about a community-police partnership. The other brief presentation was of an overview of the proposed mosaic steps pro...

 Meetings    May 12, 2015

Slopes Assoc. general meeting

The next General Meeting of the South Side Slopes Neighborhood Association will be on Tuesday, May 12 beginning at 12 p.m. The agenda includes new District 3 Commander Scirotto and Artist Laura McLaughlin, who will be giving an overview of the...

 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    May 5, 2015

South Side, Hilltop residents question police about crime

Dirt bikes in parks and police outreach were among the topics at the April 20 meeting of the Zone 3 Public Safety Council. The meeting was conducted by council vice-president Ron Rompala in the absence of council president Ken Wolfe. The meeting...

 Front Page    May 5, 2015  
 Lifestyles    May 5, 2015  
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    April 21, 2015

South Side updated on developments, organization plans

Updates filled most of the April 14 meeting of the South Side Planning Forum in which there were no presentations. In his report of the Development Review Committee (DRC), Peter Kreuthmeier said developers of the Village Green parking garage will go...

 By Austin Vaught    Front Page    April 14, 2015

Winter Park Villas have developer and residents disagreeing

The latest and final revision of the Winter Park Villas by Cipriani Studios is set to decrease the number of single-family homes from 27 to 20 and include three new street extensions to be built off...

 Opinion    April 14, 2015

What planning genius?

I would like to know who the traffic planning genius was that came up with the idea of making it illegal to turn left onto 18th Street off of Josephine Street. Obviously, it was someone who has very little knowledge of how traffic flows through the...


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