The Penn Hills School Board met Monday night after the Common Pleas Court recently gave the school district the green light to borrow up to $18 million so it can pay its bills.
The Penn Hills School District is grappling with a $10 million shortfall.
The money situation in one local school district is being called serious, urgent and degrading.
Governor-elect Tom Wolf was in Pittsburgh this evening to support Rich Fitzgerald’s bid for re-election as county executive.
Pittsburgh Public Schools officials are concerned about the district’s future finances.
After months of failing to find a way to gain ground in the presidential campaign, Mitt Romney has hit the reset button by picking Paul Ryan as his running mate, but once the dust has settled and the Conventions are over, it is hard to see how Romney will have changed the direction of the 2012 presidential campaign.
Hundreds of people are voicing their concerns today about proposed fare hikes and service cuts by the Port Authority.
The last round of Port Authority cuts were called draconian. The next round, which is currently being explored, would cut even deeper. It would be the largest in the Port Authority’s 48-year history.
The Port Authority proposed more fare hikes and service cuts to deal with a budget deficit at a meeting Wednesday morning.
Facing a massive deficit, there could be several more changes and cuts made to the Pittsburgh Public Schools system.
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Another round of service cuts and layoffs from the Port Authority is coming, and this latest round of cuts is not expected to be the last. “We’re flat-out running out of magic […]