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Cost Of Parking In Pittsburgh Could Go Up Again

Could the cost of parking at a Pittsburgh parking meter go up even higher? If the Parking Authority has its way, the answer is yes. If City Council has its way, the answer is no.



Plan To Enforce City Parking Meters On July 4th Stopped

Parking tickets have always been a solid source of potential revenue for Pittsburgh, but for years there’s been an exemption for the Regatta and Fourth of July.


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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.


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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.


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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.



City Of Pittsburgh Finds $6M To Pave Streets

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


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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.


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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 […]


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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 […]


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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. […]


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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 […]


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, […]


City Council Continues Snowmageddon Inquiry

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