Finding a parking space in Uptown Pittsburgh just became a little easier. Hundreds of new spots are now available at the site of the former Civic Arena. Nearly 400 new spots are now up for grabs.
Pittsburgh City Councilman Daniel Lavelle says the Civic Arena development loped off a third of the Hill District in the name of urban renewal and owes the neighborhood a debt.
It took months of painstaking work, but the last panel of the Civic Arena’s iconic domed roof came crashing down Saturday.
Crews brought down another leaf of the Civic Arena’s roof Tuesday afternoon.
Whitney Houston had an impact on her fans. The iconic pop star performed several times in the Pittsburgh area; and while she was here, she touched many lives.
In response to the overwhelming popularity of the keepsake Civic Arena ornaments during the holiday season, Wendell August Forge says they are expanding their commemorative collection made from the steel from the roof of the iconic structure.
In response to the overwhelming popularity of the Civic Arena ornaments during the holiday season, Wendell August Forge says they are expanding their commemorative collection.
While the legal battles fell short to save the Civic Arena, the old home of the Penguins isn’t going down without a fight.
With little fanfare and almost no warning, the first panel of the Civic Arena came crashing down on Saturday.
This was supposed to be a weekend to celebrate the game of hockey and its biggest stars, but Sidney Crosby’s health put a damper on the festivities.
A portion of the Civic Arena roof vanished today when crews brought it down as part of the continuing demolition of the iconic structure.
The Pittsburgh Penguins Foundation says they are now extending the order period for the keepsake Christmas ornaments being made from the Civic Arena roof.
Keepsake Christmas ornaments made from the Civic Arena roof have been generating an overwhelming response; and while the Penguins Foundation is sold out until early January, a limited number will be available this weekend.
The Wendell August Forge has teamed up with the Pittsburgh Penguins Foundation youth charities to design two unique holiday ornaments. Over 11,000 have already been sold and only the first 15,000 will be delivered before Christmas.
While the Civic Arena is still not yet demolished, the city’s Planning Commission is considering a step in redeveloping the site.