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City Council Considering New Noise Regulations

Pittsburgh City Council President Bruce Kraus introduced new noise regulation legislation Tuesday morning that the council is considering adopting.

07/22/2015

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City Council President Appears In Court On Littering, Harassment Charges

Pittsburgh’s City Council president was in court this morning to address claims that he harassed a local business owner and left trash on her property.

12/18/2014

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South Side Bar Closed Indefinitely After Shooting

A bar on the South Side is closed and will remain that way indefinitely.

09/30/2014

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Bill Peduto Takes Oath As 60th Mayor Of Pittsburgh

Bill Peduto is set to take the oath as Pittsburgh’s 60th mayor and a big change was also made this morning to City Council.

01/06/2014

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New Pittsburgh City Council To Be Younger, More Diverse

Chairs were set up in City Council chambers on Friday for Monday morning’s swearing in of a new city council — and it’s likely to be very different from past councils.

01/03/2014

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New Bill Aims To Crack Down On Underage Drinking

A bill introduced to Pittsburgh City Council today aims to crack down on underage drinking.

10/16/2013

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Peduto Unveils South Hills Support As Poll Shows Him In Lead

It’s a ritual that we will see multiple times during the next few months — a candidate like Bill Peduto unveiling support from neighborhood community leaders.

03/07/2013

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City Councilman Helps South Side Woman With Parking Meter Problem

What a difference a day makes, and a politician. Dorothy Bayerlein told KDKA’s Ralph Iannotti Wednesday that something had to be done about parking in front of her home on Carson Street.

10/25/2012

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Police Investigate Overnight Shooting At South Side Club

An overnight shooting at a South Side nightclub that sent one man to the hospital remains under investigation by police.

06/16/2012

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Police: Fired City Employee Tried To Frame Neighbor

A fired city of Pittsburgh employee was released from the Allegheny County Jail Friday. Matt Hogue was charged with theft after he reported $10,000 in chainsaws – purchased with city tax dollars – stolen.

05/04/2012

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Fired City Employee Charged With Theft

A city employee who was fired has now been arrested. Matt Hogue, 31, used city funds to buy $10,000 in chainsaws and weed whackers and then reported them stolen.

05/03/2012

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City Employee Fired After Probe Into Missing Equipment

A city employee used $10,000 worth of city taxpayer money to buy chainsaws and weed whackers then reported them stolen. His boss, City Councilman Bruce Kraus fired him Thursday.

05/03/2012

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$10,000 In Lawn Equipment Purchased With City Money Missing

Over the past 12 months, someone from the city purchased more than $10,000 of weed whackers and chainsaws from the Jefferson Hills Lawn and Equipment using city purchase orders.

05/02/2012

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New Study To Help Improve City Nightlife

How do you balance a growing night scene with residents’ rights to a safe peaceful place to live? That is what today’s announcement was all about and it all starts with study that will take a few months aims produce long-lasting solutions.

04/09/2012

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Shooting Prompts Councilman To Renew Call For Crackdown On Nightlife

A Pittsburgh City Councilman is renewing his call for a crackdown on the nightlife on the South Side following an overnight shooting at a crowded local club. The incident happened just before closing time at Club Zen in Station Square around 1:30 a.m.

10/22/2011

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