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.