City of Pittsburgh Council District 7
Produce Terminal Update

Councilwoman Gross and staff attended the URA meeting to learn about the three potential project ideas.  

Heth's Run Will Transform Area

"People are excited to see it one step closer to being real..." Councilwoman Gross says.  

New Tools to Fight Pittsburgh's Blight

Councilwoman Gross and Ronnell Guy of the Northside Coalition for Fair Housing discuss the potential power of the newly created Pittsburgh Land Bank.

Goats Invade Polish Hill!

Councilwoman Gross joined Tree Pittsburgh to explore creative ways to rid difficult areas of evasive species.

In the News
Newsletter & Media Coverage

CITY COUNCIL

Post Gazette: Pittsburgh On Pace to Adopt New Flood Maps 9.5.2014

Post Gazette: City Council Confirms Public Safety and Management and Budget Directors 7.29.2014

Post Gazette: City Council OK's Heth Run 7.12.2014

Post Gazette: City Council Approves Audit of Sporting Revenue 7.10.2014

Post Gazette: City Council Wants Better Swimming Pool Policy 7.09.2014

Post Gazette: City Council Pitching Chance to Host League of Cities  7.08.2014

 

PITTSBURGH LAND BANK

WESA: Pittsburgh Land Bank Brings New Tools to City's Blight Problems 7.01.2014

WESA: Land Bank Legislation Passes in City Council 4.15.2014

City Paper: Gross Introduces Land Bank Legislation 1.14.2014

Post Gazette: Bill Addresses Vacated Land 1.14.2014                              

Tribune Review: Pittsburgh Councilwoman Introduces Bill Designed to Reduce Blight  1.14.2014

 

HETH'S RUN

Next Pittsburgh: Heth's Run Project Will Green and Transform Area 7.31.2014

Post Gazette: Planners Want a Park... 7.26.2014

WESA: Heth's Run Slated for Major Facelift 7.11.2014

               

STRIP DISTRICT PRODUCE TERMINAL

Post Gazette: Buncher Co. Out of the Running 9.3.2014

Tribune Review: 3 Vie to Remake Produce Terminal 8.6.2014

Post Gazette: Collaboration Possible on Produce Terminal 8.5.2014

Pittsburgh Business Times: URA Schedules Public Meeting Over Strip District Terminal Proposals 7.10.2014

 

NEWS FROM THE NEIGHBORHOODS

Post Gazette: 3rd Annual RANT in Lawrenceville Goes Bigger 8.14.2014

Pittsburgh Business Times: Penn Rose Building Slated for Apartments 8.6.2014

Pittsburgh Business Times: URA Seeks Proposals for Morningside Elementary School 8.5.2014

Tribune Review: Harnessing Pittsburgh's Artistic Passion in an Urban Flea Market 7.24.2014

Post Gazette: Polish Hill Holds Distinctive Style of Arts Festival 7.17.2014

Post Gazette: Housing Projects Creating Buzz in Strip District 7.15.2014

City Paper: Row House Cinema Gets Rolling 7.11.2014

WTAE: Goats Used for Weed Control in Polish Hill 7.09.2014

Tribune Review: Bloomfield Teen Voted America's Best Teen Chef 7.08.2014 

Pittsburgh Business Times: Pittsburgh Couple Launches Houseboat B&B 7.08.2014

Pittsburgh Business Times: Busy Beaver Store Coming to Lawrenceville 5.01.2014

 

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