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PWSA releases latest lead compliance test results

The Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority (PWSA) has released results from its most recent compliance testing for lead required by state and federal regulations. Samples were collected by customers from worst case scenario homes that were verified to...

 

St. Pius X will hold annual Rummage Sale

 St. Pius X Byzantine Catholic Church, 2336 Brownsville Road in Carrick (15210), will hold its Annual Rummage Sale on Sept. 7, from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Call the church at 412-881-8344 with questions about the Rummage Sale....

 

Holy Apostles Parish will hold a Festival of Praise

A Festival of Praise will be hosted by Holy Apostles Parish at St. Albert the Great Church, 3171 Churchview Ave. on Saturday, Aug. 10. This month’s theme is “Jesus’ Call to Us.” The service will include an inspirational homily by Father Joe...

 

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...

 

Communities Against Crime event at Carrick Dairy District

A Communities against Crime event is planned for the Carrick Dairy District Pavilion, 1529 Brownsville Road, on July 30, from 5:30-8 p.m. The event includes a meet and greet with Pittsburgh Police,...

 

St. George Preservation Society T-shirts available until August 3

New St. George T-shirts are available for a limited time. The t-shirts are available for $20 or $18 for 2019 St. George Church Preservation Society (SGCPS) members. Orders must be placed before...

 

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...

 

July 27 is the next Hilltop Urban Farm volunteer day

The Hilltop Urban Farm, the largest urban farm in the country, has scheduled volunteer days throughout the spring, summer and fall. Volunteers are needed on July 27, August 31, September 28 and...

 

Give your input on Esser Plaza

South Side Community Council (SSCC) is currently working on a plan to revitalize Esser Plaza on the corner of E. Carson and 12th streets to be a welcoming open space where the community can gather. The SSCC is asking for input on the revitalization...

 

Help needed to clean up illegal dump in Mt. Wash.

Allegheny Cleanways, the Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy, Neighbors On The Mount and MWCDC are organizing the clean-up of an illegal dump site on Rubicon Street in Mt. Washington. Located in green space adjacent to Emerald View Park, just steps away...

 

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...

 

Kaley Donoghue earns Masters

Kaley Donoghue of South Side earned her Master of Science, Curriculum and Instruction degree from Western Governors University (WGU). The online, nonprofit university held its 70th (Orlando, Florida); 71st (Cincinnati, Ohio); and 72nd (Anaheim,...

 

Youth Farmers' Market July 24 at 'The Corner'

The first Hilltop Urban Farm's Youth Farmers' Market is on Wednesday, July 24 from 10 a.m. to noon at "The Corner" in Mt Oliver City, 446 Mountain Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15210. Hosted by Hilltop...

 

Beltzhoover native designs public art project for McKinley Park courts

A new public art project at the Upper McKinley Park basketball court in Beltzhoover is set to be funded by the Urban Redevelopment Authority of Pittsburgh.  The proposal by artist Janel Young, who gr...

 

Students can be good neighbors in South Side, but when they're not

This is the time of year when new students are moving into the South Side. Most will have a good understanding they are living in a residential community and should be good neighbors to those who live around them. South Side’s South Watch suggests...

 

Auditor General releases report on standardized testing costs: Where Did Your Money Go

State Senator Andy Dinniman joined Auditor General Eugene DePasquale as the Auditor General released a special report on standardized testing costs, "Where Did Your Money Go?" "The Pennsylvania...

 

Applications accepted for city's Catapult Small Business program

Applications are being accepted to enroll in Catapult, an Urban Redevelopment Authority funded 12-month business incubation program.  This will be the second cohort of Catapult: Startup to Storefront, which is a competitive program open to only 10...

 

Christmas in July benefits Brashear Association

Christmas in July, Brashear Association's annual kick-off for its Holiday Assistance Program, will take place on Wednesday, July 24, from 5-8 p.m. at the Double Wide Grill, 2339 E. Carson Street....

 

Holy Apostles Festival of Praise

A Festival of Praise will be hosted by Holy Apostles Parish at St. Sylvester Church 3754 Brownsville Rd., in Brentwood on Saturday July 13 2019 from 7 -8:30 p.m. July’s Festival of Praise will take place at Saint Sylvester Church due to Summer...

 

It's all happening at the South Side branch library during July

There’s lots happening in July for children, teens and adults at the South Side Branch of Carnegie Library. July programs include: Children’s The National Aviary presents: Penguin Preschool: Thursday July 11 at 11 a.m. Children discover how...

 

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...

 

City police post 2019 annual report online

The Pittsburgh Bureau of Police posted online the 2018 Annual Report at: http://bit.ly/2LDVS8p. "As part of our commitment to transparency, we encourage members of the community to explore every...

 

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...

 

Controller says sites were not checked, standards not met for 'recovery houses'

Allegheny County Controller Chelsa Wagner said the county’s Department of Human Services (DHS) allowed contractors to establish housing sites for individuals recovering from addiction where they were not permitted, and has not held the providers to...

 

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