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Articles from the January 19, 2021 edition

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Unemployment claimants receiving tax forms soon

Department of Labor & Industry (L&I) Acting Secretary Jennifer Berrier is reminding individuals who claimed unemployment benefits during 2020 to watch their mailboxes and unemployment system notifications for the 1099 form that is... — Updated 1/21/2021


Nominations are open for Goodwills annual Power of Work Awards

Nominations are now open for the 24th annual Power of Work Awards, hosted by Goodwill of Southwestern Pennsylvania and presented by Glimcher Group. The Power of Work Awards... — Updated 1/21/2021


Peduto announces run for third term as city's mayor

Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto has announced his campaign for a third term. In a video announcement with 14 community leaders, Mayor Peduto addressed questions regarding issues including economic development, equality, and public... — Updated 1/21/2021


State to permit pharmacies to administer COVID-19 vaccines

Governor Tom Wolf has approved a temporary waiver allowing pharmacists licensed by the Department of State to order and administer COVID-19 vaccines without a physician's order... — Updated 1/21/2021


State offers websites to safely support restaurants

As Pennsylvania continues to mitigate the COVID-19 public health crisis, the Wolf Administration said Pennsylvanians can take a few simple steps to ensure they are supporting their local restaurants, including utilizing online... — Updated 1/21/2021


HEDC awarded state SPP program for housing, social services assistance

The Hilltop Economic Development Corporation (HEDC), in collaboration with the Hilltop Alliance and The Brashear Association, has been awarded a one-year $175,000 Neighborhood Assistance Program (NAP) tax credit award to provide... — Updated 1/21/2021


PED decline will reduce Carson St. Clean Team

Updates on the PED/Clean Team, the 4th Division Public Works campus, and more were the focus at the South Side Planning Forum meeting. The Zoom video conference was held on Jan. 12. In the PED update, city nighttime economy... — Updated 1/21/2021


Carson St. restrictions, construction continue

 Traffic restrictions will continue on East Carson Street in South Side. Motorists can expect single-lane restrictions to continue on East Carson Street between Arlington Avenue and 22nd Street weekdays from 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.... — Updated 1/19/2021


Zoning Board hearings for Thursday, Feb. 4

Pittsburgh’s Zoning Board of Adjustment Board meetings will be hosted on Zoom and streamed on YouTube Live on the Pittsburgh City Planning YouTube page at To join the Zoom webinar, use... — Updated 1/19/2021


First Lady Frances Wolf announces virtual photo exhibit to document COVID-19 experience

First Lady Frances Wolf has announced One Lens: Sharing Our Common Views, a statewide virtual photo exhibit she is launching to document the story of Pennsylvania throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. The exhibit... — Updated 1/19/2021


Gov. Wolf, Democratic leaders urge legislature to act to allocate $145M in financial support to businesses adversely affected by COVID-19

Governor Tom Wolf is urging the General Assembly to act now to allocate $145 million that is available now to provide support to Pennsylvania businesses that have been adversely affected by the COVID-19 public health crisis. Gove... — Updated 1/19/2021


The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency invites PWSA to apply for WIFIA Water Infrastructure Loan 

The Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority (PWSA) has been invited by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to apply for a Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act... — Updated 1/19/2021


City reaches new agreement with crossing guards

Mayor William Peduto has announced the city has finalized a new contract for City of Pittsburgh crossing guards. The five-year contract was negotiated with the crossing guards'... — Updated 1/19/2021


South Side DAM meeting on ATM, signage is Thursday

The South Side Community Council (SSCC) will host a Development Activities Meeting (DAM) on Thursday, Jam. 21, 6 p.m. to review two development projects. The projects to be reviewed... — Updated 1/19/2021


South Side DAM meeting on ATM, signage is Thurday

The South Side Community Council (SSCC) will host a Development Activities Meeting (DAM) on Thursday, Jam. 21, 6 p.m. to review two development projects. The projects to be reviewed... — Updated 1/19/2021


Carrick Community Council quarterly meeting Thursday

Carrick Community Council's (CCC) first quarterly meeting of 2021 will be held via Zoom on Thursday, Jan. 21 at 7 p.m. The full agenda includes the announcement of the results of... — Updated 1/19/2021


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