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Friday, October 13, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
PUMP joins Pittsburgh's Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing Task Force »
On Tuesday, October 10, 2017 PUMP was voted onto the Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing Task Force of the Pitts...
Wednesday, August 16, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Ten Ways to Fight Hate »
The Southern Poverty Law Center recently released a guide on how to counteract hate as it is surging in sub-groups throu...
Wednesday, June 28, 2017
Tracking Equality in Pittsburgh »
  CUNY’s Institute for State and Local Governance (ISLG) is working with 5 cities, including Pittsburgh, in order...
Thursday, June 1, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Port Authority Announces BRT Route Selection »
After careful consideration and review of public input, the Port Authority has announced that the Bus Rapid Transit (BRT)...
Wednesday, May 31, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
A History of Housing in Pittsburgh »
During this past mayoral election, the candidates have voiced their perspectives on a long list of topics important to cit...
Friday, April 14, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
PIT Looking for 'Ambassador' Linguists »
According to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette , The Pittsburgh International Airport is looking for volunteers with multilin...
Thursday, January 26, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Mayor & School Board Declare Pittsburgh is Welcoming »
After President Trump signed executive orders to begin construction on barriers between the US and Mexico and to strip fun...
Wednesday, December 21, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
City Council Approved Affordable Housing Trust Fund »
City Council voted 7-0 to approve a $10 Million annual funding contribution goal to a city-wide Affordable Housing Trust F...
Tuesday, December 20, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Port Authority Changes Begin January 1 »
As you may have seen on the front of buses in Allegheny County since November, Change is Coming to the Port Authority. A m...
Sunday, November 27, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Port Authority Requests for Service Accepted Thru Nov 30 »
Port Authority of Allegheny County is seeking input from the community regarding service needs. Service requests for Fisca...
Wednesday, November 23, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Bus Rapid Transit a Possibility in Pittsburgh »
Although the Downtown-Oakland-East End corridor has plenty of public transportation with more than a dozen routes, it's&nb...
Tuesday, November 22, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Pittsburgh Complete Streets Legislation Passed Unanimously »
On Monday, November 21 City Council unanimously passed a Complete Streets ordinance requiring a “safe and accessible multi...
Wednesday, November 16, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Mayor Peduto - "Pittsburgh is a City for All" »
In the wake of the contentious presidential election, Mayor Peduto released a statement on Tuesday that "Pittsburgh remain...
Thursday, October 13, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Pittsburgh's safest, most diverse, & vibrant neighborhoods revealed »
After reading more and more reports about the Pittsburgh region's lack of population diversity, it's helpful to find data...
Wednesday, July 13, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
PGH Bike Share Suggestion Map »
Healthy Ride is expanding! They currently have 50 stations across the city and will be adding more stations in 2016 and ov...
Monday, May 23, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Port Authority Releases Annual Service Report »
The Port Authority of Allegheny County released their annual service report regarding data about system efficiency, effe...
Monday, May 9, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Port Authority Board Approved New Fare Policy »
Beginning January 1, 2017 the recently passed fare changes for the Port Authority will be effective. The changes include:...
Friday, May 6, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
PUMP, CCAC Stood with YWCA Against Racism »
PUMP staff and board members joined the YWCA Greater Pittsburgh in the Stand Against Racism on Friday, April 26. Over 20...
Thursday, May 5, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Pittsburgh Public, Pine-Richland School Districts Consider Transgender Anti-Discrimination Policies »
Pittsburgh Public Schools is plans to vote on an anti-discrimination policy regarding transgender students on June 22. Pub...
Monday, April 11, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Artists' Race May Affect Funding Opportunities »
Public Source reports that minority artists, both locally and nationally, struggle more to fund their projects than others...
Wednesday, April 6, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Affordable Housing More Expensive Due to Public Transit Costs »
The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reported that affordable housing can end up being unaffordable due to additional transportatio...
Wednesday, March 30, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
A Conversation about Local Affordable Housing »
The clatter of new housing construction reverberates all around the city. There are thousands of units planned, under cons...
Wednesday, March 23, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Regional Transportation Policy Planning in Process »
PUMP constituents were asked to answer a quick online survey regarding regional transportation issues in December 2015. Th...
Tuesday, March 15, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Port Authority Fare Policy Survey »
Take  this survey  to let the Port Authority hear your feedback on its proposal of major fare changes. These cha...
Thursday, March 10, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Free Wi-fi coming to East Liberty & Larimer »
Google, The City of Pittsburgh, and Kingsley Association have partnered to be bring public wi-fi to large sections of East...
Thursday, March 10, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Crime Rates Vary by Neighborhood »
The FBI Uniform Crime Index data note that the Pittsburgh 7-county metro area saw a 2% decrease in overall crime in 2...
Thursday, February 25, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Uber considers diverless car track in Hazelwood »
The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reported that Uber, the San Francisco-based ride-sharing company, is in discussions about pote...
Thursday, February 18, 2016
Refugee Mentors Needed »
Jewish Family & Children’s Service Refugee Services Department is seeking  Refugee Mentors &n...
Thursday, February 11, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
More non-stop flights at Pittsburgh International »
OneJet has named Pittsburgh its "focus city" for new nonstop flights pledging to launch four more nonstop destination...
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
Black History Month Events for February 2016 »
The Pittsburgh Post Gazette posted a list of Black History Month events for February 2016. Events range from informational...
Wednesday, January 27, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
PUMP regional transportation survey results are in »
PUMP Regional Transportation Survey Results:  In late December 2015, PUMP shared an online survey with current...
Wednesday, January 13, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Pittsburgh Regional Diversity Survey results released »
Vibrant Pittsburgh, PittsburghTODAY, Pitt's University Center on Social & Urban Research, Three Rivers WIB, Pittsburgh...

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