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Pittsburgh Downtown Partnership

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Farmers Market Returns To Market Square

A sunny day set the tone for the grand opening of the Thursday Farmers’ Market in Market Square. “We get an estimated 7,000 to 10,000 people pass through this market each and every Thursday,” says Ida D’Errico of Pittsburgh Downtown Partnership.

05/17/2012

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$4 Billion In Investments, Development Planned For Pittsburgh

The City of Pittsburgh is growing. On Tuesday, officials announced the plans for more than $4 billion in investment and development throughout the city.

03/06/2012

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North Side T Stop To Offer Free Rides

Parking on the North Shore and hopping the T to downtown will be facilitated by the cost of using the service — free.

12/20/2011

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Duquesne Light’s “Light Up Night”

Can you feel the holiday spirit? Believe it or not, the city’s annual holiday season kickoff celebration – “Light Up Night” – is just about two weeks away.

11/16/2011

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Organization Seeks Sponsorship For Free ‘T’ Rides

Imagine catching the “T” from Station Square and riding all the way to the North Shore Connector without paying a dime. It could happen if the Pittsburgh Downtown Partnership convinces local corporations to pick up the tab.

11/04/2011

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Pittsburgh Downtown Partnership Helping Transit Riders

A group of local organizations has created a website to provide information about Port Authority’s service cuts and transit issues in general.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–03/30/2011

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Business Booming In Transformed Market Square

Thousands of people will be in downtown Pittsburgh for next weekend’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade and they may not recognize Market Square. After months of construction, it has been transformed and business there is booming.

03/04/2011

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Thousands Turn Out For Day 2 Of Light Up Night

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – This second day of Pittsburgh’s Light Up Night celebration turned out to be a fantastic evening after a shooting and a series of fights marred Friday night’s activities. Thousands of people turned […]

11/20/2010

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Police, Local Officials On Alert After Downtown Violence

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – On day two of Pittsburgh’s Light Up Night celebration, police and officials are offering public safety assurances after Friday evening’s festivities were disrupted by violence. Pittsburgh’s annual Light Up Night celebration is […]

11/20/2010

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“Light Up Night” Packed With Activities

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Crews are working fast and furious for “Light Up Night” as this 50th anniversary edition of the Christmas shopping kick-off is set for Friday and Saturday. The Highmark march will wind its […]

11/18/2010

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Downtown Partnership Calls For Help In Solving Transportation Crisis

The Pittsburgh Downtown Partnership is warning of dire results if the state legislature doesn’t find a way to fund mass transit in the next few months. Three years ago, Gov. Ed Rendell stood at the […]

11/10/2010

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