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City Council Task Force Creates “Noise Line”

The City Council Noise Task Force has created a “Noise Line” in order to gather input from Pittsburgh residents about noise issues around the city.


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Time Running Out For City Pension Fund Compromise

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Time has just about run out for the city to craft it’s own solution to it’s grossly-underfunded pension mess, but both the mayor and council remain dug in on how best to […]



City Council Votes Down Mayor’s Parking Plan

Pittsburgh City Council officially voted down Mayor Luke Ravenstahl’s controversial plan to lease out the city’s parking garages and meters Tuesday morning. The result of the vote did not come as a surprise after a […]


Marcellus Shale Drilling In Pittsburgh

  The Marcellus Shale drillers are invading our region and offcials in the Pittsburgh and surrounding communities are organizing regulations on where they can or cannot drill.   A Supreme Court decision last year noted that municipalities cannot prohibit drilling but […]