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.
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.
Pittsburgh City Councilman Reverend Ricky Burgess joined Robert Mangino tonight to discuss the Black Political Empowerment Project’s demands for a police reform.
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.
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.
Campaign materials from Pittsburgh City Councilman Ricky Burgess are offending police and prompting accusations of exploitation.
The city of Pittsburgh has apparently found $6 million to pave streets.
On Beechwood Boulevard and throughout the city, streets are beginning to look like a lunar landscape.
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 […]
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 […]
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. […]
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 […]
Pennsylvania’s cash-strapped capital has approved the release of overtime pay to city firefighters and other workers.
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, […]
Nearly three months after Snowmageddon, things still appear to be a bit icy at the city-county building.