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City Councilman Burgess On Police Reform

Pittsburgh City Councilman Reverend Ricky Burgess joined Robert Mangino tonight to discuss the Black Political Empowerment Project’s demands for a police reform.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–06/15/2011

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City Council Delays Action On Civic Arena Vote

After emotional debate at city council over the fate of the Civic Arena, Councilman Doug Shields proposed a delay hoping to bring former Governor Ed Rendell to the table to explore the land deal regarding the arena.

06/15/2011

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City Pension Plan Not Sitting Well With State

A plan to generate hundreds of millions of dollars toward the city’s depleted pension fund is not getting high marks from the state. A new report said that plans to get pensions at least half-way funded are not enough.

05/24/2011

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City Police Offended By Councilman Burgess’ Mailing

Campaign materials from Pittsburgh City Councilman Ricky Burgess are offending police and prompting accusations of exploitation.

05/05/2011

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City Of Pittsburgh Finds $6M To Pave Streets

The city of Pittsburgh has apparently found $6 million to pave streets.

04/26/2011

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Mayor, Council Fight Over Street Paving Funds

On Beechwood Boulevard and throughout the city, streets are beginning to look like a lunar landscape.

04/21/2011

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City Council Passes Pension Rescue Plan

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — City Council met Friday to put the final touches on a plan to save the pension fund from a state takeover. They passed the latest plan to dedicate nearly $735.7 million in […]

12/31/2010

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Mayor, City Council Meet Over Pension Fund

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – The clock is ticking to avoid a state takeover of Pittsburgh’s pension fund. A solution must be found by the end of the year in order to do so. City Council called […]

12/29/2010

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New Pension Rescue Plan Means Higher Parking Rates

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — As the clock ticks down to midnight on Friday when the state takes over the city’s pension fund, some members of city council tried a last ditch effort to avoid that takeover. […]

12/28/2010

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Bill Introduced In Council For New Parking Plan

A bill has been introduced in Pittsburgh City Council that would authorize Mayor Luke Ravenstahl to negotiate a new deal to sell city parking assets in an effort to solve the city’s pension problem. Council […]

KDKA-TV–11/04/2010

Cash-strapped Harrisburg Approves OT Payments

Pennsylvania’s cash-strapped capital has approved the release of overtime pay to city firefighters and other workers.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–10/28/2010

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City Councilman Critical Of Mayor’s Parking Plan

A Pittsburgh City Councilman is coming out strong against a plan to privatize parking in the City of Pittsburgh. City Council Finance Chair Bill Peduto warns that skyrocketing parking rates under the mayor’s plan will, […]

KDKA-TV–10/01/2010

City Council Continues Snowmageddon Inquiry

Nearly three months after Snowmageddon, things still appear to be a bit icy at the city-county building.

04/29/2010

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