By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto announced a spending plan for $335 million in federal COVID-19 relief funds on Monday.READ MORE: Fox Chapel Plans To Turn Mister Rogers' Weekend Home Into Park
The city says the spending plan prioritizes equity, sustainability, job creation and neighborhoods.READ MORE: As Eviction Moratorium Expires, Many Worried They'll Be Left Without A Roof Over Their Heads
The plan invests money into the “P4 principles”: $66 million in “people,” $37.5 million in “planet,” $58 million in “place” and $172 million in “performance.” That includes sending money to promote affordable home ownership, remove lead from water and paint and restore cut positions while avoiding potential layoffs.
You can see the full details of the plan on the city’s website.MORE NEWS: Laurel Highlands Nominated For USA Today's Best Fall Foliage Destination
It’ll be introduced to City Council Tuesday.