Mayor John Fetterman
The Borough of Braddock depends on taxes from U.S. Steel’s Edgar Thompson Works for about a third of its operating budget.
As much of its shuttered business district attests, Braddock has struggled to stay afloat through three decades of hard times. But that recovery could be derailed if a court upholds a massive appeals board reduction of US Steel’s Edgar Thompson Works.
Called to an apartment house on Corey Avenue in Braddock, police found scenes of stench and squalor, and there in the midst of it, a 4-month-old girl, two boys – ages 1 and 2, and not an adult in sight.
A Pennsylvania judge is promising to rule quickly on whether a county clerk should be ordered to stop handing out marriage licenses to same-sex couples.
Pennsylvania’s Commonwealth Court will hear arguments on Wednesday about whether to stop the issuance of marriage licenses to gay couples.
Lawyers asked a state court on Friday to throw out a lawsuit that seeks to stop a rogue county official from issuing marriage licenses to gay couples, who cannot legally wed in Pennsylvania.
Two Braddock police officers were suspended Friday after getting into a fight.
The mayor of Braddock went going door to door on Wednesday making certain residents with no gas service have some sort of heat.
Marty Griffin speaks with Braddock Mayor John Fetterman about how his community saw huge jumps in property taxes.