Pittsburgh Downtown Partnership
In the eyes of a child, this night is about Santa, glittering trees, and fireballs. But Light Up Night and the Santa Spectacular mean something completely different to a grown-up mayor.
Market Square, in Downtown Pittsburgh, will be transformed into a 16th century European marketplace, on the first Saturday after Thanksgiving.
The calendar currently says June and it is hot outside, but at PPG Place, the holiday season was on everyone’s mind Thursday.
“KidsPlay at Market Square” kicked off another summer of song, hands-on craftsmanship and guest artists Tuesday morning.
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.
The City of Pittsburgh is growing. On Tuesday, officials announced the plans for more than $4 billion in investment and development throughout the city.
Parking on the North Shore and hopping the T to downtown will be facilitated by the cost of using the service — free.
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.
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.
A group of local organizations has created a website to provide information about Port Authority’s service cuts and transit issues in general.
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.
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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 […]