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Pittsburgh’s Sister Bridges To Remain Yellow After Overwhelming Response To Poll

An online poll that drew more than 12,000 votes shows nearly 85 percent of Pittsburghers don’t want the city’s three “sister bridges” across the Allegheny River to be painted a different color when they’re rehabbed.

07/03/2015

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Public Works Manager Suspended For Racially Charged Text Messages

A Pittsburgh Public Works supervisor was suspended for sending a racially-charged text message to one of his employees.
The message was sent last month after the employee called in sick.

06/30/2015

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Pittsburgh Asked To Weigh In On Paint Colors For “Sister Bridges”

What color would you pick out for the Clemente, Warhol and Carson bridges?

06/19/2015

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Park Rangers Hired For County And City Parks

Visitors to Allegheny County parks or the city’s Schenley Park will soon see men and women in a different kind of uniform — that of park ranger.

06/11/2015

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Sale Of Penguins Does Not Mean They’ll Leave Pittsburgh

The Penguins franchise is deeply rooted in Pittsburgh, but the ownership of the team could soon be changing.

06/04/2015

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Part Of Squirrel Hill Fire-Ravaged Site A Step Closer To Debris Removal

The Pittsburgh Urban Redevelopment Authority on Friday okayed an emergency loan for Action Housing, Inc.

05/29/2015

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Mayor’s Trip To Cuba Sets Groundwork For Future Business Relationship

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — A mission to Havana, Cuba, over the Memorial Day weekend will bring dividends to Pittsburgh-based companies, Mayor Bill Peduto predicts. “What they really need right now is construction, engineering, they need new […]

05/28/2015

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Councilwoman Trying To Calm Tempers In Heated Debate Over Bayer Sign

What was once an iconic symbol of Pittsburgh has become an old, rusty hulk and has sparked a battle between the city and the sign’s owner, Lamar Advertising.

05/27/2015

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Developer Plans To Make Allegheny Center Mall New Tech Hub

Allegheny Center Mall initially opened in the 1960s as a destination point — shopping, restaurants, a place to spend the afternoons.

05/21/2015

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Pittsburgh Bike Share To Launch May 31

If you’ve been in or around Downtown, Oakland or any one of 11 Pittsburgh neighborhoods in the past couple of weeks, maybe you’ve noticed something new popping up: Occasional series of short, shiny, metal posts – all in a row – along roads or sidewalks.

05/19/2015

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Squirrel Hill Building Demolished After 4-Alarm Fire

Demolition crews knocked down a building that was consumed by a four-alarm fire Thursday in Squirrel Hill.

05/15/2015

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KD Investigates: Massive Sewage Fix Will Triple Your Bill

There is a big problem with the sewers in Pittsburgh and Allegheny County. Fixing it could mean $2-3 billion dollars – a cost which could be passed on to taxpayers.

05/05/2015

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Local Officials On Alert, Discussing Preparedness In Wake Of Baltimore Riots

The riots in Baltimore have put police on alert in nearly every American city.

04/28/2015

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Worker Fired, Charged With Selling Drugs Out Of PWSA Truck

Police have charged a Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority worker has been suspended from his job and charged with selling heroin out of one of the authority’s trucks.

04/21/2015

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Mayor Announces Return Of Pens Big Screen For First Round Home Games

Mayor Bill Peduto announced the big screen would return for home games during the Penguins-Rangers series.

04/16/2015

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