Tag: Happenings

Mayor Peduto’s 9th Annual Holiday Party & 2017 Campaign Kickoff is Next Week — RSVP Today!

Mayor Peduto’s 9th Annual Holiday Party & 2017 Campaign Kickoff is Next Week — RSVP Today!

MAYOR WILLIAM PEDUTO’S 9th ANNUAL HOLIDAY PARTY & CAMPAIGN KICKOFF!

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 14 , 2016
Nova Place
100 South Commons
North Side, PA 15212
(former Allegheny Center)

Two Important Community Meetings in December

Two Important Community Meetings in December

There are two important community meetings coming up in short order. The first is on Thursday, December 8th where CMU Students will present their final designs for the Western Gateway. The second meeting is on Monday, December 12th. At that meeting, drawings and plans will be presented for the proposed Penn Plaza and Enright Park redevelopment.

Learn About the City’s Clean and Green Plan at the Sierra Club

Learn About the City’s Clean and Green Plan at the Sierra Club

Last week, the City of Pittsburgh and the Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority (PWSA) released its comprehensive draft City-Wide Green First Plan for public comment. This week — courtesy of the Sierra Club — you have the opportunity to hear Tim Duggan of Phronesis Design describe the benefits of a green approach. Duggan is a major architect of Kansas City’s Clean And Green approach to controlling the wet weather sewage overflow by maximizing green infrastructure and neighborhood investment.

Mayor William Peduto’s 9th Annual Holiday Party & 2017 Campaign Kickoff!

Mayor William Peduto’s 9th Annual Holiday Party & 2017 Campaign Kickoff!

MAYOR WILLIAM PEDUTO’S 9th ANNUAL HOLIDAY PARTY
& CAMPAIGN KICKOFF!

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 14 , 2016
Nova Place
100 South Commons
North Side, PA 15212
(former Allegheny Center)

PWSA Community Meetings on Lead in Our Water

PWSA Community Meetings on Lead in Our Water

Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority (PWSA) is holding a series of community meetings regarding lead in our water, how residents can limit exposure to this lead, and the steps being taken to address the issue. Meetings are being held by City Council District, and while there will be data presented specific to each district, each meeting is open to all. Meetings will include a Q+A session during which residents can ask questions to PWSA experts.

Pittsburgh School Choice Fair: Find Out All Your Options!

Pittsburgh School Choice Fair: Find Out All Your Options!

Pittsburgh Public School? Public charter school? Private school? What’s best for your child and where can you learn what’s out there? If you ever wished you could “one-stop shop” for options for your child’s education, have we got an event for you! On Saturday, November 19th, you can come down to the Energy Innovation Center and speak directly to school leaders, parents and teachers to help find the right school for your child.

Join Us Monday, November 7th to GOTV with Hillary Clinton!

Join Us Monday, November 7th to GOTV with Hillary Clinton!

Please join your friends and neighbors to see Democratic Presidential Nominee Hillary Clinton in
PITTSBURGH!

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 7, 2016, 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM, DOORS OPEN AT 9:30 AM

Bigelow Blvd. between Fifth Ave. and Forbes Ave., in front of the Cathedral of Learning @ University of Pittsburgh

Fall Yard Waste Curbside Collection Guidelines – Saturday, November 12, 2016

Fall Yard Waste Curbside Collection Guidelines – Saturday, November 12, 2016

PITTSBURGH, PA (October 27, 2016) -The Department of Public Works (DPW) Bureau of Environmental Services will be collecting yard debris from all residents in a special curbside collection on Saturday, November 12, 2016.

Free Jon Bon Jovi GOTV Concert for Hillary Clinton This Thursday!

Free Jon Bon Jovi GOTV Concert for Hillary Clinton This Thursday!

It’s now or never time, folks! Pennsylvania is a make-it-or-break-it state for Democrats in presidential elections and it always comes down to how strong the vote is in Pittsburgh and Philadelphia. As part of Hillary for America’s Get Out The Vote (GOTV) “Love Trumps Hate” performance series, Jon Bon Jovi will perform at a free concert at Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hall on Thursday, October 27th.

See Designs for East Liberty’s Western Gateway by CMU Students

See Designs for East Liberty’s Western Gateway by CMU Students

East Liberty has seen much in the way of revitalization efforts in the last decade plus. From retail outlets like Home Depot, Whole Foods, Trader Joe’s and Target to the hot, new Ace Hotel, East Liberty has undergone a major transformation. However, it’s western gateway — the area between its historic core and the neighborhoods to the west and north — has remained largely parking lots to this day.