City Planning Commission
After two fatal bicycle accidents, there are calls for major changes along a stretch of Penn Avenue to fix what bike advocates say is an unsafe roadway.
A Pittsburgh City Councilman says he wants to see Marcellus Shale drilling within city limits. City Council discussed the bill proposed by Councilman Patrick Dowd which would allow some drilling in the city, but with strict guidelines.
While the Civic Arena is still not yet demolished, the city’s Planning Commission is considering a step in redeveloping the site.
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.
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Pittsburgh’s planning commission voted unanimously on Tuesday to approve demolition of the Civic Arena. But shortly after the vote, Hill District resident Eloise McDonald nominated the building for historic status. The move […]