Latrobe Hopes For $55K In Grants To Fight BlightLeaders in Latrobe are taking steps to fight blight.
Local Man Could Have Property Taken Out From Under Him By ‘Non-Profit’ Using New State Law To Its AdvantageIt’s a new state law, aimed at eradicating blight. But one local businessman says the law is being used to take his property out from under him, and reap the benefits of his hard work.
Councilwoman Seeks To Strengthen Enforcement Against Owners Of Blighted PropertyCracking down on what are called nuisance or disruptive properties is a top goal of Pittsburgh City Councilwoman Theresa Kail Smith.
Crews Tear Down Blighted Properties In New KensingtonIt was demolition day in Westmoreland County on Wednesday, where crews were hard at work tearing down a bunch of run-down homes.
Jeannette Considers Plan To Pay Property Owners To Demolish Blighted HomesA city in Westmoreland County could start paying property owners to demolish vacant, rundown homes.
Wilkinsburg Moving Forward On Giving Itself A FaceliftThe Director of Code Enforcement in Wilkinsburg says about 25 vacant houses and other blighted buildings have been demolished as part of a long-term redevelopment plan going forward in the town.
Jeannette Property Owners To Be Fined For JunkThe city of Jeannette is cracking down on property owners who leave junk outside.
Jeannette Residents Fed Up With Vermin-Infested Trash House People who live in one Westmoreland County town say they are tired of trash, flies and other vermin.
North Side Neighbors Sick Of BlightCity politicians are often touting the importance of our neighborhoods, but one North Side neighborhood isn't sure they're listening hard enough.
Residents Concerned As Fire Takes Down Another Glassport Building A fire of suspicious origin destroyed one building and damaged two others in Glassport Saturday morning.