A group of people have staged a sit-in outside of the Mayor’s Office in Pittsburgh in support of Trayvon Martin.
Mayor Luke Ravenstahl’s political ad campaign against Councilman Bill Peduto brought dozens of protestors to his office today.
Pittsburgh City Council gave preliminary approval to a bill that repeals the law that set up a petty cash fund for the use of the mayor, and effectively requires the mayor to access funds like any other city employee.
The City of Pittsburgh’s new $7 million parking meter modernization plan is supposed to make things more convenient for commuters; but for one family living on the South Side, it’s been nothing but frustrating.
Pittsburgh Mayor Luke Ravenstahl says the city will be giving residents some extra help with the assessment process.
At a time when potholes in the city have reached a crisis stage – and spring has come – there should be paving crews resurfacing city streets. While the city is patching where it can, there’s still not a steamroller in sight.