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Office of Municipal Investigations explains process the complaint process

Carrick residents learned the process for submitting formal complaints about police officers and other city employees during a presentation from the City of Pittsburgh’s Office of Municipal Investigations (OMI) at last Monday’s meeting of the...

 

Mayor names Kevin Pawlos director of the Office of Management and Budget

Mayor William Peduto is naming Kevin Pawlos, currently the assistant director – Operating Budget in the Office of Management & Budget, as Pittsburgh's new director of the Office of Management...

 

Pilot STEM program provides students with career experience

Mayor William Peduto joined Housing Authority City of Pittsburgh, Phase 4 Learning Inc., Allegheny County Housing Authority, and Everyone On to celebrate the launch of “Bridges to Tech. This 10-week STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Ma...

 

City adds capacity to address climate, energy

The City of Pittsburgh Department of City Planning has announced the addition of two new members and the promotion of another staff member in the Department’s Sustainability and Resilience Division. The positions will work together to support...

 

City launches Pittsburgh Safe Driving Pledge

The Department of Mobility and Infrastructure has announced the launch of the Pittsburgh Safe Driving Pledge.  The Safe Driving Pledge is a resident-led and empowered traffic calming and safety...

 

City releases energy benchmarking report of facilities

The City of Pittsburgh Planning Department's Sustainability and Resilience Division has released the first annual energy benchmarking report for municipal buildings owned and operated by the City of...

 

City awarded funding for electric vehicle charging stations

Gov. Tom Wolf and the Department of Environmental Protection announced the City of Pittsburgh is receiving $245,000 to install six electric vehicle charging stations at a public parking lot in East Liberty. Mayor William Peduto’s administration...

 

Applications are now open for city's Civic Leadership Academy

The application period for the City of Pittsburgh’s Civic Leadership Academy is now open. The Civic Leadership Academy is a free, 11-week course encouraging more informed, effective, and inspired community and civic leadership by giving city...

 

City to operate a drop-off center for electronics, household hazardous waste

Starting July 24, for the first time since TVs and computers were banned from Pennsylvania landfills in 2010, the City of Pittsburgh will subsidize a twice-weekly option for electronics and household hazardous waste recycling at a drop-off site in th...

 

City implements changes by Police Bureau after 2018 incident at Kopy's

Changes continue to be implemented in the Pittsburgh Bureau of Police’s Narcotics and Vice Division following an October 2018 incident inside Kopy’s bar in the South Side, Mayor William Peduto and Public Safety Director Wendel...

 

Quality of life cases will be heard by local judges

A new order from the Allegheny County Court of Common Pleas will lead to neighborhood-level oversight of enforcement actions by the city’s Department of Mobility and Infrastructure.  DOMI regularly holds contractors and others responsible for...

 

City graduates 24 new police officers

The Pittsburgh Bureau of Police welcomed 24 new officers Tuesday evening during a Training Academy Graduation Ceremony for recruit class BR 18-03. The class of 24 graduates began their training on...

 

Pittsburgh announces partnership to purchase electric vehicles

At the second-annual Climate Mayors Summit in Honolulu, Hawaii, Climate Mayors Electric Vehicle Purchasing Collaborative ("the Collaborative") - with which the City of Pittsburgh is partnering to elec...

 

Board elections, bylaw changes at the SSCC meeting

Board elections and bylaw changes topped the annual general meeting of the South Side Community Council (SSCC) on June 24 at the Brashear Center. The meeting also included a presentation by Allison...

 

Mayor proposes expanded use of recycling bins

Seeking to improve the quality of recycling in Pittsburgh and to boost efforts to meet zero waste goals, Mayor William Peduto has announced plans to provide thousands more blue recycling bins to city...

 

One million meals among citywide food improvement efforts

Mayor William Peduto celebrated the kickoff of the 2019 Summer Food Program, and findings that the city’s food programs have served more than 1 million meals since they were reformed in 2015. Meals served by Citiparks’ GrubUp program accompany...

 

URA, Rodriguez partner to preserve affordable housing in the Flats

The Urban Redevelopment Authority of Pittsburgh (URA) announced t it has closed on a $175,000 loan to an affiliate of a.m. Rodriguez, Inc., allowing this developer to buy out the limited partnership shares of two affordable housing developments...

 

Historic designation, E. Carson task forces discussed at Forum

A nomination of a South Side structure for historic designation, and updates on the East Carson St. business district strategy and the South Side Parking Enhancement District (PED), were the focus of the May 14 meeting of the South Side Planning...

 

City farmers markets opening for the season

The City of Pittsburgh is kicked off Farmers Market season with exciting new support and tools for all regional markets. Mayor William Peduto, the Pittsburgh Food Policy Council, Just Harvest and other community leaders marked the start of farmers...

 

Mayor William Peduto creates the city's first Office of Equity

Mayor William Peduto has signed an Executive Order creating the City’s Office of Equity, which will work across City of Pittsburgh government to embed the importance of equity in government work, and address and eradicate inequalities in all its...

 
 News    May 7, 2019

City launches podcast on public art

The City of Pittsburgh has launched a new series of podcasts centered around the city's collection of monuments, memorials, and public art. The series is an effort of the Public Art and Civic Design Division (PA+CD) of the Department of City...

 

Free book program is for city preschoolers

A new program offering free monthly books to Pittsburgh children from birth to age 5 is now taking applications from parents and guardians.  The free book program – in conjunction with Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library, the...

 

Devlin Field in Arlington one of two benefiting from Pirate Charities

Two City of Pittsburgh baseball fields are set to be updated this spring with funding assistance from Pirates Charities, the philanthropic arm of the Pittsburgh Pirates. Pirates Charities' "Fields for...

 

City offering free lawn cutting for some residents

The City of Pittsburgh is now accepting applications for the second of year of its City Cuts lawn-cutting program. It is a free program for veterans, people over the age of 62, and those with a...

 

Resource Fair is open for Housing Opportunity Fund

The Housing Opportunity Fund (HOF) is hosting a Housing Celebration and Resource Fair on April 30, 5:30-7:30 p.m. at 412 Boulevard of the Allies. The Resource Fair is an opportunity for residents to meet with HOF and URA Housing staff, along with...

 

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