Pittsburgh Public Works

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Pricey Trash Cans Stolen From City Streets

KDKA Investigator Marty Griffin reports 50 trash cash cans have been snatched off the streets. They are worth about $1,000 each.


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City Council President Accused Of Diverting Paving Funds

It might make a lot of people angry to learn one city council member may be diverting money for paving into pet projects.


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Drivers Caught In Middle Of Political Wrangling Over Paving

At a time when potholes in the city have reached a crisis stage – and spring has come – there should be paving crews resurfacing city streets. While the city is patching where it can, there’s still not a steamroller in sight.


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Public Works To Keep Close Eye On McArdle Roadway

A rock slide that shut down a busy roadway near Mount Washington early this morning has been reopened.


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Public Works Director Talks About Cleanup Effort

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – The Pittsburgh Public Works Director said the city was running on a skeleton crew when the snow began to fall Monday afternoon. Many people were off because of the Presidents Day holiday, […]


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Pittsburghers Cope With Latest Snowfall

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The Allegheny County Port Authority stopped bus service at 10 p.m. Monday due to poor weather and travel conditions. Also, the Mon Incline is temporarily shut down because of the nasty weather […]


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Snow Keeps Caretaker From Local Woman’s Home

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Some Pittsburgh residents say that they did not see a city plow on their street until Friday afternoon following the latest storm to dump snow across the area. One woman says it […]


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Crews Work To Clear Snow-Covered Roads

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – With more than five-inches of snow falling overnight, drivers have had a tough time making their way along some of the region’s roads. While crews have been working around the clock to […]


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Road Crews Prep For More Snow, City To Get GPS In Salt Trucks

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – With another round of snow headed our way, salt trucks will be back out in full force today all across the area trying to keep the roads clear of snow and ice. […]


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Residents Take Precautions After Icy Commute

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – After cars went sliding out of control on Fallowfield Avenue in Beechview, people are taking precautions in case there’s a repeat of the icy conditions Wednesday morning. Felicia Aiello parked her car […]


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City Public Works Debuts New Snow Removal Plan

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — After the criticism the city faced about snow removal last winter, the public works department came up with a new snow removal plan. Pittsburgh Public Works Director Rob Kaczorowski presented it to […]


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City Has Change Of Heart Over One-Way Street

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Some people who live on the North Side say they were caught off guard when their one-way street suddenly switched directions this week. But after getting in touch with KDKA’s Jim Lokay, […]


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Road Crews, Residents Dealing With Snow

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Road crews remain out and about this morning after spending the overnight hours salting slick roads, bridges and overpasses. Local residents and crews spent much of the weekend preparing for this latest […]


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Council President Blasts KDKA Investigation

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — While the city of Pittsburgh was making budget cuts, public works crews were busy near the home of City Council President Darlene Harris. Harris admits she pushed for the work, but at […]


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Council President Harris Defends City Work Near Her Home

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — When city workers plowed her street first, it wasn’t hard to find some yelling favoritism. And now a KD Investigation has found that was just one example of what some might call […]




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