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Rich Fitzgerald

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County Officials Declare Today Bruno Sammartino Day

Allegheny County officials have declared May 17 as Bruno Sammartino day.

05/17/2013

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Children’s Hospital Breaks Ground On Southern Expansion

Children’s Hospital is growing again, but not at its current location. The facility is going south in its effort to reach more children and more families in the area.

05/07/2013

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Allegheny County Reminds You To Report Suspicious Activity

KDKA-AM’s John Shumway talks to Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald about “See Something, Say Something, Send Something.”

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–04/26/2013

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Bill Peduto Picks Up Broad-Based Mayoral Support

It was a strong showing of support for Pittsburgh mayoral candidate Bill Peduto from elected officials, labor unions, and community leaders — what Peduto calls a new coalition for a new Pittsburgh.

04/25/2013

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Rally To Be Held To Push For Long-Term Transit Fix

There is a push by local business and community leaders to come up with a long-term solution to public transportation in Pittsburgh.

04/18/2013

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Rockefeller Foundation Grant Aimed At Bringing Faster Bus Service To City

Pittsburgh is one of four cities getting a special grant from the Rockefeller Foundation. It’s aimed at bringing faster bus service between two parts of the city.

04/10/2013

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Campaign Contributions Playing Big Role In City Mayoral Race

A judge’s ruling that there are no limits on campaign contributions in this year’s race for mayor of Pittsburgh could increase the influence of one elected official.

04/04/2013

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Expansion Possible For “T” System

Could the Port Authority of Allegheny County’s “T” system be expanded into the North Hills? Or maybe out to the airport?

04/02/2013

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Officials Fight To Keep US Airways Flight Center In Pittsburgh

Earlier this week, U.S. Airways CEO Doug Parker said it was likely the airline will move its flight operations center to Dallas in the next couple years. Six-hundred local jobs are at stake.

03/29/2013

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Property Owners Getting Another Chance To Appeal Assessment

When the assessment at Al Montuoro’s Green Tree house went up 68 percent, he did like 100,000 other property owners and appealed. But he was given only a three percent decrease.

03/07/2013

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County Executive Watching Pittsburgh Mayoral Race Closely

KDKA-AM’s John Shumway talks to Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald about what he wants in a new mayor for the City of Pittsburgh. as well as thoughts on city/county consolidation.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–03/06/2013

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Officials Hope To Reduce Violence With Gun Buybacks

State Rep. Ed Gainey calls this planned gun buyback initiative a way for the community to fight back against violence.

03/01/2013

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Pittsburgh Film Industry Stunted By End Of Tax Credits

Thousands of people who have come to depend on the film industry for their livelihoods are now unemployed.

02/25/2013

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County Council To Vote On Airport Drilling Contract

A major vote is set Tuesday night at Allegheny County Council.

02/19/2013

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Inmate Healthcare Costs: KD Investigates Gets Results

In the early morning hours, sheriff deputies deliver an inmate to a methadone clinic in Homewood — a trip they make about 20 times a month — at taxpayer expense.

02/12/2013

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