Groups Say City Council Was Too Quick To Pass Preliminary Vote On COVID Relief Fund SpendingThe talk on Grant Street this week is all about how the city of Pittsburgh should spend $335 million from the American Rescue Plan.
Proposal Would Keep Pittsburgh's COVID-19 Paid Sick Leave In Effect Until State Hits 90% Vaccination RateIf legislation introduced by City Councilman Bobby Wilson is passed, Pittsburgh businesses with more than 50 employees will be required to provide paid sick leave to workers who get COVID-19 or required to quarantine.
10 City Pools Not Opening Next Week, One Councilmember Blames Low Pay For LifeguardsIt may be hot and humid outside, but Pittsburgh is only opening eight of its eighteen pools next week.
Plan Before City Council Would Infuse Millions Of COVID Relief Funding Into Fight Against GentrificationThere's a new plan in the works to stop the exodus of African American residents from Pittsburgh neighborhoods.
Pittsburgh City Council Pushes To Prioritize Restaurant Workers For VaccinesFor months in Pennsylvania, we’ve been stuck in the Phase 1A group for vaccinations.
Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto, City Council Approve Resolution Condemning Capitol AttackFollowing the deadly riots at the Capitol, Mayor Bill Peduto and the Pittsburgh City Council approved a resolution condemning the attack and all domestic terror.
Workers In W. Va's Second-Largest City To Receive A $1,000 AllowanceCity employees in Huntington will be receiving a $1,000 allowance for added expenses incurred during the pandemic.
LGBTQIA+ Commission And Black Pittsburgh Matters: City Council Unanimously Passes 2 BillsCity council unanimously passed two bills today.
KDKA Exclusive: City Councilman Introduces Legislation Calling For Reinvestment In The Black CommunityIn the wake of the Black Lives Matter movement, there are calls locally for a comprehensive plan to address inequality.
'Pittsburgh Police, Not The 3rd Infantry': Lawmakers Introduce Legislation To Demilitarize Police, While Law Enforcement Officers Say They Need Gear For Protection
'We Need To Get To The Root Causes Of Systematic Racism': Legislation To Freeze Hiring And Divert Police Funding Has Broad Support On CouncilEarly supporters of legislation to freeze hiring and divert money from Pittsburgh's Bureau of Police say this isn’t the same as defunding police.
KDKA Exclusive: City Councilman Proposes Pittsburgh Police Hiring Freeze, Budget Redirection Following George Floyd's DeathAround the country, police departments are under fire with activists calling for their defunding and dismantling.
City Council To Provide More Options To Recycle E-WasteIt's the classic government Catch 22.
City Council Members Introduce 'Stop The Violence' InitiativeTwo members of Pittsburgh's City Council have introduced a new bill to cut down on gun violence.
Needle Exchange Program Proposed For Carrick Receiving BacklashThey say they are two unlikely allies, a pastor and a former construction worker, but their faith binds them together and so does their broken past.