By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — With President Joe Biden set to be in Pittsburgh on Wednesday, he’s expected to talk about infrastructure and make a major announcement.READ MORE: Openings Still Available For AHN Johnson And Johnson Vaccine Clinic In Monroeville By Appointment Only
Mayor Bill Peduto says no one has told him the specifics of what President Biden may announce.READ MORE: WATCH: Girl Challenges Pittsburgh Police Officer And Former Pitt Football Player To Race
Peduto says he wants to tell the President that Pittsburgh can build on the repairs made to the city’s lead water pipes in the last few years.MORE NEWS: Pittsburgh Weather: Warm Saturday, Chances Of Thunderstorms
“With a little bit of federal assistance, we can expedite the upgrade to the physical plant as well, in order to provide not only for today, Pittsburgh’s better drinking water, but for the next 50 years,” Mayor Peduto said.