What was once an iconic symbol of Pittsburgh has become an old, rusty hulk and has sparked a battle between the city and the sign’s owner, Lamar Advertising.
It’s an iconic symbol of Pittsburgh that has fallen into disrepair.
Bayer, the German company that became one of Pittsburgh’s business icons, is splitting up.
The lights may be staying on after all, a deal is in the works to keep the iconic Bayer sign atop Mt. Washington plugged in.
It looks like it is going to be lights out the an iconic Mt. Washington sign. Hear about the efforts to save it.
It’s illuminated the night sky for 75 years – most recently the beacon of the Bayer Corporation, but by day it’s deteriorating to the alarm of hilltop residents.
The City of Pittsburgh is about to lift its moratorium on electronic billboards, but next week the city’s planning commission is expected to pass a new ordinance that would severely restrict their use.