Equal Opportunity Review Commission (EORC)

The Equal Opportunity Review Commission (EORC) reviews and approves all applicable construction contracts for compliance with Chapter 161 of the Pittsburgh Code of Ordinances, as well as the contractor's compliance with City of Pittsburgh's policies regarding minority and women business enterprise opportunities. It also develops policies regarding employment opportunities for minorities and women in contracting with the City of Pittsburgh and its Authorities.

Governing Documents


  • Beacon -The City of Pittsburgh's new and improved Beacon website has been enhanced to a more user friendly, web-based eProcurement system.
  • MWBE Form - Equal Opportunity Review Commission Minority & Women Business Enterprise and Veteran-Owned Small Business Required Documentation


Held on the third Wednesday of each month from 12 PM-2PM, in Room 646 of the City-County Building.


  • Erin Conley
    • Term 6/28/2016 - 6/28/2020
  • Justin D. Laing, Chair
    • Term 11/17/2014 - 2018
  • Tracey McCants Lewis
    • Term 11/17/2014 - 11/17/2018
  • Demeshia Seals
    • Term 9/14/2016-9/14/2020
  • James Myers
    • Term 5/31/2016 - 5/31/2020
  • Karen Hall
    • Term 4/15/2015 - 3/31/2019
  • Dr. Barry Nathan
    • Term 10/21/2015 - 4/15/2018
  • Gonzalo Manchego, Vice Chair
    • Term 5/17/2017-11/17/2018
  • Andrea Vasquez
    • Term 9/20/2017-11/17/2018

Contact Information

Phone: 412-255-8804


The phone lines within the City of Pittsburgh's real estate division are not working due to a mechanical malfunction. Please use the email address RealEstateTaxInfo@pittsburghpa.gov if you need to contact the real estate division for any reason. If email is unavailable to you, please call 412-255-2786 and leave a voicemail. The real estate staff will return all calls as quickly as possible. Thank you.