Allegheny County Executive

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Pittsburgh Officials Brace For Possible Outbursts To Ferguson Grand Jury Decision

The governor of Missouri has declared a state of emergency ahead of a grand jury’s decision on whether Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson will be charged in the shooting of Michael Brown.

11/18/2014

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County Exec. Returns County-Issued Vehicle, Writes Check For Miles Driven

He was accused of using a county-issued Jeep Cherokee to attend political events without compensating the taxpayers for the mileage driven.

11/12/2014

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Nasty Clash Continues Between Fitzgerald, Wagner

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Rich Fitzgerald claims Allegheny County Controller Chelsa Wagner rarely shows up at her office. But we found her there Friday. KDKA’s Paul Martino: “How often are you here?” Wagner: “My average work […]

11/07/2014

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Battle Brewing Between County Controller And County Executive

They’re political enemies, but Allegheny County Controller Chelsa Wager says she’s just doing her job holding a news conference chastising County Executive Rich Fitzgerald’s use of his county car.

11/06/2014

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Real-Time System Making Public Transportation Easier For Riders

Nothing is quite as aggravating as waiting and waiting for a bus to come or just missing a bus that was running early.

09/11/2014

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County Council Shoots Down ‘In God We Trust’ Bill

Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald is pledging to veto a measure to post the U.S. motto “In God We Trust” in county council’s chambers.

09/09/2014

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City Of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County Consolidating 911 Services

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Quicker call times and greater efficiency. That’s what City of Pittsburgh and Allegheny County officials are saying about the consolidation of 911 service. It has been a long and controversial process, but […]

08/20/2014

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Rally Calls For Ride-Sharing Programs To Be Granted Licenses

With plenty of riders, drivers and elected officials present, and even a baby sporting that pink moustache, local officials asked the Public Utility Commission to grant an emergency temporary license to allow Uber and Lyft to operate pending final approval of their permanent license.

07/10/2014

Ask the Leaders

Ask The Leaders: Luke Bryan, Bicyclists, Millennial Generation, And More!

Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto and Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald join KDKA Radio once a month to take on concerns that are important to residents. Today, the men addressed issues like the Luke Bryan concert, bicycling in the city, “Choice Neighborhood”, and more!

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–06/30/2014

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2 New Parking Lots Under Construction At North Park Boathouse

It started as a parking ticket on a windshield, a nearly $400 parking ticket, at the North Park Boathouse.

06/05/2014

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Get Marty: Fitzgerald Promises Change After Wounded Vets Get Parking Tickets

Hundreds of people gathered in North Park on Memorial Day for a Wounded Warriors run and walk, including Pennsylvania National Guard Major Mike Clark.

05/29/2014

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Wounded Warriors Ticketed $370 For Parking On Grass At Memorial Day Fundraiser

There are more reports of unusually expensive parking tickets at North Park.

05/28/2014

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Get Marty: Allegheny County Officials Re-Examining $370 Parking Fines

Drivers couldn’t believe their eyes; parking tickets that ordered them to pay hundreds of dollars.

05/22/2014

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Bakery Square Development Continues Resurgence Of East Liberty

Not exactly in unison but united nonetheless, developers and community leaders broke ground on a $120 million development on what was once the Reizenstein School on Penn Avenue in East Liberty.

04/17/2014

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Allegheny County Sticking With Health Care Provider Highmark

Allegheny County officials say they are sticking with Highmark as the health care provider for its employees.

04/15/2014

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