Pittsburgh Planning Commission Holds Hearing On Potential Affordable Housing Zone In LawrencevilleMaking housing more affordable in Lawrenceville was the focus of a hearing by the Pittsburgh Planning Commission.
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.
Study: Pittsburgh Is The Eighth Most Gentrifying US CityPittsburgh is the eighth most gentrifying city in the United States, according to a new study.
Hazelwood Gets Affordable Housing Grant, Tries To Avoid Gentrification MisstepsAffordable housing in Pittsburgh has just received a big boost with the announcement of grants for housing in Hazelwood.
Mayor, Community Leaders Unveil Plan To Combat Gentrification In East LibertyCommunity leaders and Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto announced an initiative to battle gentrification in East Liberty.
City Councilman Set To Announce Plans To Combat East Liberty GentrificationA City Councilman is set to announce a new initiative to bring back longtime East Liberty residents who say they were forced out by high rents and gentrification.
Community Wants More Involvement In East Liberty RedevelopmentNowhere have changes to Pittsburgh been more dramatic than in East Liberty, where luxury apartments and stores and restaurants cater to a new class of urban professionals.
Outcry Over ‘Black People In The Future’ Billboard Reveals Simmering Tensions Over GentrificationTensions have long been simmering over gentrification in East Liberty, but they boiled over recently with removal of a controversial billboard.
Some Older Lawrenceville Residents Not Happy With Re-UrbanizationIf you go to Espresso A Mano in Lawrenceville you'll probably have to wait to plop down your laptop and get a cappuccino.