It’s a tale of two cities — with two very different outcomes.
It took a marathon weekend session but — with just hours to spare — the General Assembly approved a new $28.4 billion dollar state budget.
City Controller Michael Lamb has issued his latest findings on the City of Pittsburgh’s financial status and it’s not all good news.
At the Allegheny County Jail, some retiring corrections officers have found a way to radically increase, or spike, their lifetime pension payout. Now State Rep. Matt Smith, D-Castle Shannon, wants to put a stop to it.
PITTSBURGH (NewsRadio 1020 KDKA) — Hope of resolving Pittsburgh’s pension crisis faded to anger and disappointment this week with Mayor Luke Ravenstahl calling City Council’s bailout plans seriously flawed and council members demanding he take […]
A bill has been introduced in Pittsburgh City Council that would authorize Mayor Luke Ravenstahl to negotiate a new deal to sell city parking assets in an effort to solve the city’s pension problem. Council […]