Tag: Happenings

Fitzgerald, Peduto Hosting MLK Jr. Day Community Gathering

Fitzgerald, Peduto Hosting MLK Jr. Day Community Gathering

PITTSBURGH – County Executive Rich Fitzgerald and City of Pittsburgh Mayor William Peduto will host a Community Gathering on Monday, January 16, 2017 as the county and city celebrate the life and legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr. The event, beginning at 2:00 p.m. at the August Wilson Center for African American Culture, will be a celebration of our community being built upon our differences, and a recommitment from leaders in this region that it will continue to be a community for everyone.

Apply Now for AlphaLab Gear’s 2017 National Hardware Cup

Apply Now for AlphaLab Gear’s 2017 National Hardware Cup

AlphaLab Gear is a Pittsburgh-based, nationally ranked accelerator — consistently in the top 20 nationwide — for early-stage physical product companies. They are once again holding their National Hardware Cup. This is a pitch competition for early-stage hardware startups. The Cup tours seven cities around the U.S. (Los Angeles, Pittsburgh, Boston, Ft. Lauderdale, Washington DC, Chicago, and Austin) to find and highlight the most promising physical product startups in the nation.

Last Chance to Pre-register for Mayor Bill Peduto’s Re-election Campaign Kick Off & Holiday Party!

Last Chance to Pre-register for Mayor Bill Peduto’s Re-election Campaign Kick Off & Holiday Party!

Liz Berlin, Scott Blasey, Jeff Garrison, Danny Gochnour, Joe Grushecky, Johnny Grushecky, Donnie Iris, Abby Krizner, Joffo Simmons, Rick Witkowski, and YOU can all see Mayor Bill Peduto kick off his 2017 re-election tomorrow, Wednesday, December 14th.

Join us at this fun, festive event and show your support for Our Mayor!

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