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Mayor-Elect

Bill Peduto inauguration. Photo Credit: KDKA

Bill Peduto Takes Oath As 60th Mayor Of Pittsburgh

Bill Peduto is set to take the oath as Pittsburgh’s 60th mayor and a big change was also made this morning to City Council.

01/06/2014

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Peduto’s Inauguration To Be Held Inside Due To Cold

The cold and snowy weather forced the mayor’s inauguration to move inside.

01/06/2014

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Peduto And Staff Ready To Move Into New Offices

Mayor-Elect Bill Peduto showed up at the City-County Building with a bucket and bible.

01/04/2014

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Brutal Weather Forces Peduto Inauguration Ceremony Inside

Arctic weather predicted to hit the area early next week has forced Pittsburgh Mayor-Elect Bill Peduto to move his Inaugural Ceremony indoors.

01/03/2014

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Peduto Inauguration To Be Held In Bitter Cold Weather

Preparations are getting finalized for Monday’s inaugural festivities of Pittsburgh Mayor-elect Bill Peduto.

01/02/2014

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Mayor-Elect’s Chief-Of-Staff Looks Up To Grandfather, Mother

Mayor-elect Bill Peduto has known him for years, but he’s not exactly well-known to the public. Attorney Kevin Acklin will soon be the city’s number two man — as Peduto’s chief of staff.

01/01/2014

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Peduto Transition Team On Track For Jan. 6 Swearing-In

Over 1,200 citizens took part in drafting what Mayor-elect Bill Peduto calls a blue-print for the city, yielding 47 different reports on how to improve city services.

12/31/2013

Daughter Of NYC’s Mayor-Elect Opens Up About Depression, Substance Abuse

The holidays can be a difficult time for people struggling with depression or substance abuse.

12/25/2013

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Peduto Meets With President Obama, Asks For Washington Monument Scaffolding

“It was emotional,” Pittsburgh’s mayor-elect Bill Peduto told KDKA political editor Jon Delano on Monday afternoon.

12/16/2013

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Many Come Together, Call For More Testing On World AIDS Day

It wasn’t an offering of communion or a traditional service, even as the congregation sang.

12/02/2013

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Charges Against Leechburg’s Mayor-Elect Dropped

Charges have now been dropped against the mayor-elect of an Armstrong County borough.

11/30/2013

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Police: Heated Argument Led To Mayor-Elect’s Arrest, Night In Jail

The mayor-elect of Leechburg spent the night in jail facing charges of harassment and assault.

11/15/2013

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Peduto To Bring Change To Mayor’s Office

Every mayor of Pittsburgh brings a different style and personality to the job — the grandmotherly Sophie Masloff, the technical skills of Tom Murphy, the people-loving Bob O’Connor, and the youthful Luke Ravenstahl — quick impressions come to mind. So what about Bill Peduto?

11/08/2013

Bill Peduto Hiring Staff Members

Mayor-elect Bill Peduto is looking for people to fill his staff.

11/08/2013

(Photo Credit: KDKA Photojournalist Dave Forstate)

Mayor-Elect Peduto Starts Transition Plan

A Scott Township native, Bill Peduto is the first suburban-born resident in over a hundred years to be elected mayor of Pittsburgh.

11/06/2013