Activists Lobby For County-Wide Civilian Police Review BoardThere was a packed house before the Allegheny County Council on Tuesday as a group of citizens was lobbying for an Allegheny County-wide civilian police review board.
County Council Approves Lead Testing Requirement For ChildrenAllegheny County Council has approved legislation requiring all children to be tested for lead.
County Council To Vote On Bill Mandating Lead Testing For ChildrenAllegheny County Council is expected to vote on a measure requiring all children in the county to be tested for lead poisoning.
Allegheny Co. Council To Get First Look At Lead Testing For Children BillAllegheny County Council will get its first official look at new lead testing legislation today.
Allegheny Co. Council Approves E-Cigarette BanAllegheny County Council approved legislation that will greatly restrict where people can use electronic cigarettes.
Olympic Gold Medalist Returns To Pittsburgh Alma MaterOakland Catholic High School is proud to be able to say that two of its alumnae won gold medals in the Olympic games in Rio last month.
Allegheny Co. Councilman Suspended From Job Over Sexual Harassment AllegationsA local politician has been suspended from his day job with the state Revenue Department, accused of sexual harassment.
Allegheny County Leaders Approve Push For Minimum Wage Increase In Pa.Allegheny County Council members approved a push to raise the state minimum's wage to $10.15 an hour.
Dispute Erupts In Democratic Party Over Replacing Late County Councilwoman On BallotWhen the late County Councilwoman Barbara Daly Danko won the Democratic nomination for reelection to County Council, Allegheny County Democratic chairwoman Nancy Patton Mills had a problem.
Results In From City, County Controller Races, Other Election Day VotesThe results are in from Tuesday’s Primary Election.
Deceased County Council Member Sends Final Letter To Her ConstituentsThe late County Councilwoman Barbara Daly Danko of Regent Square was a fighter for her causes, like opposing posting the motto 'In God We Trust' in council chambers because it was offensive to some.
Allegheny Co. Council Votes Down Controversial Restaurant Grading SystemA controversial proposal that would have given restaurants a letter grade on their safety and sanitation was rejected in a vote by Allegheny County Council Tuesday evening.
County Council Shoots Down 'In God We Trust' BillAllegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald is pledging to veto a measure to post the U.S. motto "In God We Trust" in county council's chambers.
Councilwoman Pushes Posting Of "In God We Trust" In Allegheny Co. CourthouseIt's part of a national effort to honor the motto "In God We Trust" led in Pennsylvania by state Rep. Rick Saccone who rallied folks at the state capitol last November.
Ethics Commission Probes Allegheny Co. Councilman Over Deer Lakes Park DrillingShouts of “shame, shame, shame” followed Allegheny County Council's approval in May of shale gas drilling below its 1,200-acre Deer Lakes Park.