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 News    June 21, 2022 

County DHS relaunches its information hub website

The Department of Human Services (DHS) has relaunched Allegheny County Analytics, https://analytics.alleghenycounty.us, an information hub to better understand issues affecting Allegheny County residents. The site, maintained by DHS’s Office of...

 

Farmers' market vouchers for county seniors available starting June 23

The Department of Human Services Area Agency on Aging (AAA) will again be administering the Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program this summer. This program helps eligible older adults to supplement...

 

Registration open for PRC weekday e-waste collections

Throughout July, Pennsylvania Resources Council (PRC) will collect electronics for recycling on designated weekdays in Allegheny County. Through the support of Allegheny County Health Department, PRC...

 

County launches improved Allegheny County Analytics Data Website

The Department of Human Services (DHS) today announced the relaunch of Allegheny County Analytics, https://analytics.alleghenycounty.us, an information hub to better understand issues affecting Allegheny County residents. The site, maintained by...

 

ACHD treating catch basins for mosquitoes in parts of the city

The Allegheny County Health Department (ACHD) will be treating stormwater catch basins in select areas of the City of Pittsburgh with pesticides to combat the breeding of mosquitoes. This is the...

 

CeaseFirePA discusses statewide multi-faceted issue of gun violence

“The Multi-Faceted Issue of Gun Violence” on a statewide level, as well as locally, was the focus of the May 26 Zoom meeting of the Zone 3 Public Safety Council (Z3PSC). The presentation by CeaseFirePA Western Pennsylvania manager Josh Fleitman...

 

Goodwill's YouthWorks Program Enrolling 18-24 year-olds for a 8-week paid training for PA Class A CDL License

Young people who want to gain the skills needed for the Pennsylvania Class A Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) can now enroll in a new Goodwill class meeting at CCAC’s Boyce Campus. Classes will begin on June 13 and are offered for people ages...

 

Fitzgerald, Gainey create Intimate Partner Violence Reform Leadership Team

The leadership team is being created to provide leadership and strategic direction in coordinating policy and system level work across agencies to improve a complex and fragmented system for intimate partner violence victims. The team will be...

 

Senator Costa announces clean-energy job grant for Allegheny County

Senator Jay Costa has announced a $500,000 grant to support clean-energy job training for underserved communities in Allegheny County. The award comes from the Clean Energy Workforce Development Gran...

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    May 24, 2022

MO Council considers new meeting guidelines

A request to eliminate parking from both sides of the 100 block of Holzer Street in Mt. Oliver opened the May public meeting of the Mt. Oliver Borough Council. Attending were council members Amber...

 

Allentown senior center opens for in-person meals, services

The Allentown Senior Citizens Center is welcoming back seniors to the center by serving hot meals. Frozen meals which were offered during COVID have been discontinued and replaced with the hot meals. Lunch is served at 11:30 a.m. All seniors age 60...

 

County marbles program

The Allegheny County Parks Department annual marbles program is about halfway through its 2022 schedule. The program is free to all youngsters ages 14 and under. All local winners will qualify for...

 

Fitzgerald, Gainey, Kelly Visit Brother's Brother Foundation

County Executive Rich Fitzgerald, City of Pittsburgh Mayor Ed Gainey and Darrin Kelly, president of the Allegheny Fayette Labor Council, recently visited Brother’s Brother Foundation and to meet with officials from the organization as they...

 

 17,000 MOVERS braved the weather to return for Marathon Sunday

At the 14th DICK’S Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon under rainy and sometimes downpour conditions, more than 17,000 runners braved the weather to return to the in-person Pittsburgh Marathon. Runners have spent the past two years running...

 

Brashear awarded $1M state grant for expanding community center

The Brashear Association has received a $1 million grant award for the Hilltop Community Center project on Brownsville Road.  "This is welcome news for Allegheny County," said State Rep. Jessica Benh...

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    April 19, 2022

Public safety a priority for police in South Side going into the summer

City of Pittsburgh Public Safety officials addressed neighborhood concerns at the South Side Community Council’s (SSCC) recent biannual public meeting via Zoom. SSCC President Barbara Rudiak began the presentation by introducing City of Pittsburgh...

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    April 5, 2022

Animal control issues considered by Mount Oliver Boro Council

Mt. Oliver Borough Council's March public meeting began with a public hearing concerning dog attacks in the borough. Emilie Nottle requested the public hearing to advocate for stricter enforcement of...

 

Power of Work Award goes to South Side business

Goodwill of Southwestern Pennsylvania announced the winners of its 2022 Power of Work Awards, which honors businesses that are opening their doors and improving the lives of people with disabilities and/or other challenges by offering them work or...

 

Deadline extended on discount for county real estate taxes

Allegheny County property owners are reminded the deadlines for submitting 2022 County real estate tax payments have been extended by 30 days. The decision was reached following consultation between the Allegheny County Treasurer and County Council,...

 

Final arrangements are in place for April 5 Special Election

Everything is in place for the April 5 Special Election in the 19th and 24th Legislative Districts. All 176 precincts in the 19th and 24th Legislative Districts will be open on Tuesday, April 5. Hours are from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. and anyone in line...

 

County receives $23M HUD grant to help fight homelessness

The U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development (HUD) has awarded a $23 million Continuum of Care grant to the county’s Department of Human Services (DHS) to assist in its efforts to reduce homelessness. The amount reflects a more than $1...

 

Project Prom gown giveaway begins March 26

The Allegheny County Department of Human Services (DHS) will hold its annual Project Prom giveaway of prom attire for eligible high school students beginning Saturday, March 26, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Project Prom Shop, 10 Duff Road, Penn...

 

PWSA building green stormwater infrastructure in park

The South Side Slopes Neighborhood Association (SSSNA) has two new board members following election at the organization's annual meeting via Zoom on March 8: Andrew Fetzko and Marc Bowman. Reelected...

 

Mayor appoints team to manage neighborhood and constituent services

Mayor Ed Gainey has appointed three key positions to manage neighborhood and constituent services. Melvin "Brother Mel" Hubbard El has been appointed community advisor to the mayor. Rebekkah Ranallo...

 

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