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Allegheny County Executive

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Allegheny County Police Officer Dies Following Motorcycle Crash

Authorities say an Allegheny County police officer has reportedly died from injuries he suffered in an accident early Saturday morning in Westmoreland County.


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Port Authority Taking Steps Towards Improving Trolley Service

It is a busy weekend in Pittsburgh, which means increased traffic. Officials are hoping to avoid a repeat of last weekend when trolley riders were stranded or forced to board packed trains.


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Ruling Expected Today On Allegheny County Property Assessments

The judge who ordered the Allegheny County reassessments is expected to decide today if the rollout should be delayed.


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Judge Rules County Must Use 2012 Reassessment, Fitzgerald Not Backing Down

Judge R. Stanton Wettick issued a ruling early this afternoon that Allegheny County must use the 2012 property assessment values.


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Fitzgerald, O’Connor Sworn Into Office

The new year begins a new term of office for Rich Fitzgerald and Corey O’Connor.


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Allegheny County Council Passes Property Tax Increase

The Allegheny County Council passed a 21 percent increase in property taxes. The vote went along party lines, 11-4.


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Raja Responds To Proposed Tax Increase

Allegheny County Council Democrats proposed a 1 mill property tax increase Monday, part of an effort to curb the effects of $50 million in service cuts.

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Light Turnout Expected On Election Day

Voters are getting the chance to let their voices be heard on this election day. However, because it is not a presidential election year, voter turnout is expected to be light.


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Voters Head To Polls To Decide Key Races

Voters will be heading to the polls today to determine several key races around the area.


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Another Raja-Fitzgerald Dustup In Race For County Executive

Republican D. Raja was at a “Democrats for Raja” event in the county courtyard and Democrat Rich Fitzgerald at a building construction trades meeting with labor supporters. But the campaign took another turn when Raja’s campaign charged that Fitzgerald had become “unhinged” after a debate earlier this week.


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With Two Weeks Left, County Executive Race Heats Up

With only two weeks remaining until the Nov. 8 election, the race for Allegheny County Executive between Democrat Rich Fitzgerald and Republican D. Raja is intensifying.

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Raja, Fitzgerald Intensify Negative Attack Ads

The race for Allegheny County Executive has taken another turn, as both Republican D. Raja and Democrat Rich Fitzgerald launch aggressive attack ads.


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Negative Ads Begin In County Executive Race

With grainy pictures, melancholy music and menacing voices, both candidates assail each other, but what’s true?


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Poll Shows Fitzgerald Ahead In County Executive Race

If the Allegheny County executive race were held today, Democrat Rich Fitzgerald would defeat Republican D. Raja, according to an independent poll conducted by Civic Science.


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Raja Focusing On Jobs During Campaign

D. Raja is the Republican candidate for Allegheny County Executive and he said he is focusing on the issues. However, he believes one issue dominates all the others in the campaign.