Councilman Dowd writes amendments to proposed zoning legislation for Strip District Riverfront Landing redevelopment project
On Wednesday, December 5th, Councilman Dowd distributed proposed amendments to the Specially Planned District zoning legislation relating to the Strip District redevelopment project along the Allegheny Riverfront.
Strip District Preliminary Land Development Plan Considered by City Council
City Council will hold a Public Hearing and a Post Agenda on a proposal to change the zoning for a portion of the Strip District that includes the Produce Terminal building and the Buncher Company's riverfront property to a Specially Planned District to be named Riverfront Landing.
Read the legislation outlining the Preliminary Land Development Plan (PLDP) authorizing the creation of a Specially Planned District in the Strip District
Monday, September 24th at 1:00pm - Post Agenda discussing the Riverfront Landing zoning change
Tuesday, September 25th at 1:00pm - Public Hearing to provide public comment relating to the proposed Specially Planned District in the Strip District
Allegheny Riverfront Vision Plan
The City of Pittsburgh has engaged community members, businesses, and other stakeholders to create a long term master plan for further development of the communities along the Allegheny River, including the Strip District, Lawrenceville, Morningside, and Highland Park. Take a look at the master plan below:
Councilman Patrick Dowd talks with Essential Pittsburgh about issues with Buncher Company Tax Increment Financing proposal
Councilman Patrick Dowd sat down with Essential Pittsburgh on 90.5 Essential Public Radio last week to discuss the URA and Buncher Company’s plan to redevelop the Lower Strip District. In the interview, Councilman Dowd provides an overview of the development proposal, as well as his concerns about the long term effects that the current proposal will have on the Strip District.