Councilwoman Seeks To Strengthen Enforcement Against Owners Of Blighted PropertyCracking down on what are called nuisance or disruptive properties is a top goal of Pittsburgh City Councilwoman Theresa Kail Smith.
GoatScaping Gets The Go-Ahead: City Council To Approve 5-Year Deal For Weed-Eating GoatsGrazing goats are getting the go-ahead to keep munching on Pittsburgh's weeds and brush.
Strassburger Wins Pittsburgh City Council Special ElectionWith an overwhelming majority, candidate Erika Strassburger has won a special election to fill Pittsburgh’s eighth district City Council seat.
KDKA Investigates: Little City Council Race Draws Big CashIt's a special election for a City Council seat, but its attracting a lot of attention, and a lot of money, and some are wondering why.
‘Separation Of Church & State’: Councilwoman’s Nativity Missing, Wonders If It May Be About PoliticsPittsburgh City Councilwoman Darlene Harris may have to put up some missing posters. That’s because her personal Nativity scene has gone missing.
City Council Approves Bill Banning Use Of Certain Devices By Exotic Animal HandlersCity Council has approved a bill banning handlers from using devices like prods, whips and bull-hooks on any wild or exotic animals.
Pittsburgh Zoo, Other Groups Demanding Changes To Controversial City Council BillThe Pittsburgh City Council is expected to take up an issue on Tuesday that could change the way the Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium operates.
Pittsburgh Public Safety Dept. Files Request To Expand ShotSpotter SystemThe Department of Public Safety is requesting that City Council approve an expansion of ShotSpotter, from 3 miles to 14.5.
ACLU Issues Ultimatum To Councilwoman Over Blocking Facebook CommentersThe ACLU has issued an ultimatum to Pittsburgh City Councilwoman Darlene Harris.
99-Year-Old Pirates Usher Honored By City CouncilAt 99 years of age and 81 seasons as an usher for the Pittsburgh Pirates, Phil Coyne received a great honor.
Councilwoman Lashes Out, Says PWSA Didn’t Notify Residents Of Boil Advisory Fast EnoughPittsburgh City Council members criticized the Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority on Tuesday, claiming the agency knew about the problem that prompted the Flush and Boil Water Advisory.
City Council Considering Rooftop BanPittsburgh City Council President Bruce Kraus wants to change the city code to ban people from being on a roof, or roof overhang.