kdka-sm kdka-am-sm fan-sm pittsburgh-cw-logo

city council

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

Mayor To Speak Out Today, Speculation Growing

The rumblings surrounding Mayor Luke Ravenstahl keep growing.

03/01/2013

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

Bill Peduto To Run For Mayor In Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh City Councilman Bill Peduto is running for mayor and made the announcement at a packed party in the Strip District Thursday night

12/13/2012

(Photo Credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

People Treated For Heat Exhaustion At Wiz Khalifa Concert

Wiz Khalifa day in Pittsburgh also turned out to be a bad one for several people who were sickened at his concert.

12/13/2012

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

Group Releases Recommendations Regarding City Nightlife

Pittsburgh City Council got its first look at a plan to help make city nightlife safer and more enjoyable. However, it will require a commitment from all aspects of the community.

12/12/2012

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

City Officials Pass Bill To Embarrass Slum Landlords

Officials plan on embarrassing landlords who won’t clean up their properties in an attempt to clean up the city.

12/11/2012

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

Wiz Khalifa Day In Pittsburgh

It’s Wiz Khalifa day in the City of Pittsburgh. The proclamation was made Tuesday by Pittsburgh City Councilman William Peduto.

KDKA-TV–12/11/2012

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

Advertising Company Calls New Legislation Illegal

A legal battle could be brewing over billboards. Pittsburgh City Council wants to tax billboards, but opponents call the tax illegal.

11/27/2012

(Credit: KDKA)

Neighborhood Improvement Tax Proposed For South Side Residents

Property owners on the South Side could soon be hit with a new fee.

05/09/2012

(Credit: KDKA)

Fitzgerald Throws Cold Water On Tax Hike In 2013

After getting hit with a 21 percent hike in Allegheny County property taxes this year, the chair of the county council’s Finance Committee says taxes need to go up again next year.

05/08/2012

(Credit: KDKA)

City Council Considers Suing State Over Act 13

Last year, City Council banned shale gas drilling in Pittsburgh, but Act 13 would trump that ban, saying state law not local zoning regulations will determine where drilling rigs can go.

03/27/2012

(Credit: KDKA)

City Council Divided On Use Of Red Light Cameras

Not everyone is on board with a plan to install cameras around the city to catch drivers running red lights.

03/24/2012

(Credit: KDKA)

Fitzgerald, O’Connor Sworn Into Office

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

01/03/2012

(Credit: KDKA)

Pittsburgh Mayor Luke Ravenstahl Looks Forward To 2012

As 2012 begins, Mayor Luke Ravenstahl knows his political future is on the line. The Democratic primary is still 16 months away, but he expects multiple opponents.

12/28/2011

Credit: KDKA

Twins Push For Change In Aliquippa By Running For Office

Twins from Aliquippa, Dwan and Donald Walker, are running for office and hoping to improve the town.

11/08/2011

(Credit: KDKA)

Gov. Corbett Begins State Takeover Of Harrisburg’s Finances

Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett has started a state takeover of Harrisburg. According to the Associated Press, he declared a fiscal emergency in the city.

10/24/2011

more

previous

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 6,125 other followers