Mayor Bill Peduto

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Pittsburgh Officials Brace For Possible Outbursts To Ferguson Grand Jury Decision

The governor of Missouri has declared a state of emergency ahead of a grand jury’s decision on whether Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson will be charged in the shooting of Michael Brown.

11/18/2014

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Mayor Peduto Defends City’s New Bike Lanes, Answers The ‘Bikelash’ From Drivers

Mayor Bill Peduto likes to talk about creating a “superhighway. “Not another parkway. Not a new busway. A superhighway … for bicycles.

11/13/2014

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Kenny Chesney Coming Back To Pittsburgh In 2015

The last time Kenny Chesney came to Pittsburgh, the biggest story had nothing to do with music.

11/10/2014

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City Council Mulls Proposal For Parking Rate Increase

Pittsburgh City Council is considering a proposal that could have you shelling out more at the meter.

11/07/2014

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Mayor Joins Charge To Get ‘Jagoff’ Added To Dictionary

If you turn to “J” in the dictionary, it’s clear something’s missing between “jaggy” and “jaguar.” But a popular website is attempting to overcome the oversight.

11/04/2014

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Pittsburgh’s New Police Chief Embraces Technology To Reverse Murder Rate

It seems hardly a day goes by without another killing in Pittsburgh.

10/17/2014

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Mayor Cuts Ribbon On Hill District Charter School

Mayor Bill Peduto visited with student Marlene Burton minutes after they cut the ribbon Friday on the Hill House Passport Academy Charter School.

10/17/2014

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Some City Council Members Hope To Implement PIRC Initiative To Reduce Crime

The violence on Pittsburgh streets is on track to break a record.

10/14/2014

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Police Overtime For Bike Lanes Ignites Controversy

Appearing on KDKA Radio’s “Ask the Leaders,” Mayor Bill Peduto took flack over his push for more bike lanes in the city.

09/25/2014

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Cameron McLay Introduced As Pittsburgh Police Chief

Pittsburgh met its new Police Chief Friday for the first time.

09/12/2014

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Local Officials Announce Plans For Redevelopment Of Old Civic Arena Site

The redevelopment of the site of the old Civic Arena has been a controversial topic for years, and this morning local officials made a major announcement regarding plans for the location.

09/09/2014

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Peduto Looking To Improve Police-Community Relations With Walking Patrols

It’s something people haven’t seen in Homewood in years, police officers — out of their cars — walking a beat. It’s so-called community-oriented policing, and folks there have taken notice.

09/04/2014

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Community Leaders, Rank And File Ready To Give New Police Chief A Chance

After investigations and scandal, rocky community relations, and a rising homicide rate, Mayor Bill Peduto has for the first time in the history of the Pittsburgh Police Bureau selected an outsider as chief.

09/03/2014

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Mayor, Public Safety Director Name Next Pittsburgh Police Chief

City of Pittsburgh officials have announced the hiring of a new police chief this afternoon.

09/02/2014

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City Of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County Consolidating 911 Services

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Quicker call times and greater efficiency. That’s what City of Pittsburgh and Allegheny County officials are saying about the consolidation of 911 service. It has been a long and controversial process, but […]

08/20/2014

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