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South Tenth Street Bridge to periodically close December 9

The Allegheny County Department of Public Works will periodically close the South Tenth Street Bridge to traffic between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. on Thursday, Dec.9, 2021. The closures are required to complete work started last month to repair a damaged...

 

Carrick Light Up Night Dec. 3

Light Up Night Carrick will take place on Friday, Dec. 3 from 7-9 p.m. at the Carrick Community Pavilion, 1529 Brownsville Road. All are welcome to the free event presented by the Carrick Community...

 

Mt. Oliver lighting contest

The annual Mt. Oliver Borough Holiday Decorating Contest is now underway. To nominate your own home or a neighbor's call 412-431-8107 x106 or email rick.hopkinson@mtoliver.com. Judging will occur the...

 

PWSA announces approval of rate structure including stormwater fee

The Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority announced changes to water and wastewater conveyance rates and the adoption of a new stormwater fee were approved by the Pennsylvania Public Utility...

 

Timothy Eggert will lead So. Side Chamber Board

The South Side Chamber of Commerce elected new officers to lead the organization at its November Board of Directors meeting. New officers are: President, Timothy Eggert, Dollar Bank South Side;...

 

Pittsburgh councilperson proposes to ban plastic bags

During the November 22 Regular Meeting of Pittsburgh City Council, Councilperson Erika Strassburger introduced legislation to regulate the sale of single-use plastic bags in the City of Pittsburgh. The proposed legislation, modeled after a bill...

 

Get your passport to savings in Allentown and Mount Oliver

This holiday season, two Hilltop business districts are welcoming everyone to shop small and explore all they have to offer. Launched on Small Business Saturday, Nov. 27, the Mt. Oliver and Allentown Business District Passports will encourage patrons...

 

City receives grant toward 21st Street Complete Green Street Project

The City of Pittsburgh has been awarded a $963,578 grant from the state’s Commonwealth Financing Authority’s Multimodal Transportation Fund for the South 21st Street Complete Green Street Project in South Side. The community-driven project...

 

Carrick Community Council elections on Monday, Nov. 22

The Carrick Community Council will present a slate of candidates for election to the organization's Board of Directors at its public meeting on Monday, Nov. 22 at 7 p.m. at 25 Carrick Avenue...

 

City, Comcast to bring media hub to Warrington Rec Center

The City of Pittsburgh will enter into a new 10-year agreement with Comcast for a cable franchise renewal package that will include technology investments in Warrington, Ammon and the new Thaddeus...

 

City electronic waste and household hazardous waste recycling temporarily suspended

Due to unforeseen issues with Pittsburgh's hard-to-recycle vendor, Environmental Coordination Services & Recycling (ECS&R), the city is temporarily suspending service at its bi-weekly...

 

Mayor Peduto signs bill to create Hays Woods Park

Mayor William Peduto has signed a bill to officially create the Hays Woods Park.  Pittsburgh City Council recently passed the legislation allowing the city to buy the property from the Urban...

 

United Way's Free Tax Preparation seeks 325 volunteers

United Way of Southwestern Pennsylvania is recruiting 325 volunteer tax preparers for its 2021-2022 Free Tax Preparation effort in Allegheny, Fayette, Greene, Washington and Westmoreland counties. Volunteers complete tax returns for hard-working,...

 

Christmas Pancake Breakfast and Vendor Fair in Carrick

A Christmas Pancake Breakfast and Vendor Fair is planned at the Concord Presbyterian Church on Saturday, Dec. 4. Cost for the breakfast is $5. All attending must wear masks and be socially distant. Hall capacity is 75 people, including vendors,...

 

Save the date for the Holiday Mingle Restaurant Crawl

The South Side Chamber of Commerce is planning a Holiday Mingle Restaurant Crawl for Wednesday, Dec. 1, from 6-10 p.m. The event will feature five restaurants along East Carson Street, each with...

 

Port Authority presenting design concepts for South Hills Junction

Port Authority of Allegheny County will present design concepts for a more welcoming, accessible, and development-friendly South Hills Junction at two workshops in November. Residents are invited to attend either of two virtual workshops to learn...

 

Open Mic Coffee House at SSPC

The live Open Mic Coffee House is Thursday, Nov. 11, 7:30 – 9 p.m. at the South Side Presbyterian Church. Welcome are singers, poets, readers, dancers, comedians, and you, whatever your expressive...

 

Lowe's volunteers get their hands dirty working in the Esser's Plaza gardens

The morning was chilly and drizzly, but the attitudes were cheerful and the energy was high at Esser's Plaza on October 26 for a Lowe's volunteer event. Lowe's Homestead Store Manager David Bialota...

 

Dirty Dozen always a cheerful event

For the fifth year in a row, members of the South Side Slopes Neighborhood Association were happy to cheer for and host the Dirty Dozen bicycle riders on a chilly Saturday, Oct. 23 afternoon. The...

 

City Gingerbread House Competion is open and housebuilder can enter online

A treasured Pittsburgh holiday tradition – the annual Gingerbread House Competition – has returned in a virtual format to once again showcase hundreds of talented individuals, families,...

 

City selects The Efficiency Network for LED streetlight conversion

Pittsburgh-based The Efficiency Network (TEN) has been selected for the citywide LEG streetlight conversion project. The project will convert the city's existing inventory of 35,000 overhead...

 

PWSA has a new interactive outage map

The Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority has announced the arrival of a new and improved service outages page. Customers will now be able to visually reference the location of active and upcoming...

 

Carnegie offering free teen, reduced family memberships

Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh has introduced a group of new Community Access Memberships meant to expand access to its four museums by making membership something everyone can afford and enjoy. They include a free Teen Membership, a $20 Family...

 

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