Scott Kunka

City Property Tax Rate To Decline To Keep City From Illegal WindfallAs required by state law after a county reassessment, Mayor Luke Ravenstahl has proposed a reduction in the city's property tax rate to keep the city from reaping a windfall from a 48 percent increase in property values under the county's new assessment system.
Council Moves Step Closer To Relaxing Parking EnforcementOn behalf of a majority of Pittsburgh city council members, Councilman Bill Peduto introduced a bill to suspend until January the enforcement of city parking meter charges after 6 p.m.
Plan To Enforce City Parking Meters On July 4th StoppedParking tickets have always been a solid source of potential revenue for Pittsburgh, but for years there’s been an exemption for the Regatta and Fourth of July.
Snow Takes Toll On Municipality Budgets