Please find information about the district's many community groups and community development corporations, relevant and helpful phone numbers, and links to neighborhood and community plans and reports.
- Bloomfield Citizen's Council
Info: Preserving the Past, Present and Future of Bloomfield.
- Highland Park Community Council
Info: The oldest community group in the City of Pittsburgh, the HPCC holds monthly meetings on the third Thursday of each month (except July and December) at 7PM at St. Andrews Community Hall, 5801 Hampton Street. They maintain a very informative listserv.
- Lawrenceville Stakeholders
Info: membership-driven community organization dedicated to promoting the revitalization and development of Lawrenceville's residential sector.
Contact: Christine Brill at email@example.com
Meetings: Quarterly. Check website for details.
- Lawrenceville United
Info: an inclusive, resident-driven, community –based, non- profit organization focused on improving the overall quality of life for Lawrenceville residents and stakeholders through community engagement, organizing, advocacy, planning and development.
Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org or 412.802.7220
6th Ward: ‘Lawrenceville Block Watch Network’ Ι 28th to 40th Street Ι Last Monday of the MonthΙ Pastitsio, 3716 Butler Street, 7:00 pm
9th Ward: ‘Peoples’ Ι 41st to 49th Streets below Butler Ι Every 2nd Wednesday Ι 4825 Butler Street, 7:00 pm
‘Happenings’ Ι 44th to 46th Streets Above Butler Ι Every 3rd Tuesday Ι St. Mary’s Lyceum, 46th Street, 7:00 pm
‘40th, Main & Fisk Streets’ Ι 40th, Main & Fisk Streets Ι Every last Tuesday Ι Stephen Foster Center, 2nd Fl., 7:00 pm
10th Ward: ‘Nighthawks’Ι Stanton Ave to 62nd Street Ι Every 2nd Tuesday Ι St. Mathew’s Church Hall (St. Kieran), 53rd and Carnegie Street at 6:30 pm
- Morningside Area Community Council
Info: Actively representss interested parties in promoting and fostering the social, economic, and physical well being of Morningside.
Meetings: Held the first Wednesday of each month at 7PM at the Mornignside VFW Hall, 1820 Morningside Avenue
Polish Hill Civic Association (PHCA)
Info: PHCA membership meets regularly each month to afford residents and opportunity to provide feedback and suggestions
Contact: 412.681.1950 or email@example.com
Meetings: Held the first Tuesday of each month at 6:30pm in the senior center on the lower level of the West Penn Recreation Center, 30th and Paulowna Streets.
Stanton Heights Neighborhood Association
Info: Develops and promotes community & identity, and improves the security and quality of life for the residents of Stanton Heights
Meetings: Third Wednesday of every other month. Please check the website for exact dates and times.
Community Development Organizations
Helpful Numbers For Your Neighborhood
EMERGENCY -- DIAL 911
- Police/Fire/Emergency Medical Services
Mayor’s Response Line. -- DIAL 311 | WEB FORM
- Non-emergency services, questions, comments, complaints and concerns. Outside of Pittsburgh, dial (412) 255-2621
Animal Control -- (412) 255-2036
Pittsburgh Water & Sewer Authority -- (412) 255-2289
Public Works -- (412) 255-2720
Recycling -- (412) 255-2631
Refuse Collection -- (412) 255-2773
Parking Authority -- (412) 560-7275
Port Authority -- (412) 442-2000
Residential Parking Permit Program -- (412) 560-2500
Tow Pound -- (412) 255-2500
Traffic Court -- (412) 350-6720
Farmers’ Markets -- (412) 422-6523
Parks & Recreation -- (412) 255-2539
Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy -- (412) 682-7275
Senior Interests -- (412) 422-6405
Swimming Pools -- (412) 323-7928
Councilwoman Gross remains aware and supportive of the plans that have an impact on the neighborhoods throughout District 7. The office is very interested in and invested in the future as envisioned by community members. The following strategic plans are community supported and include both business and residential areas. Community input has been obtained through public meetings, focus groups, and other outreach strategies to ensure residents and community members have a voice in the development, protection, and future of their neighborhoods.
- Allegheny Riverfront Green Boulevard (Urban Redevelopment Authority)
- Penn Avenue Corridor (Bloomfield Garfield Corporation)
- Lawrenceville (Lawrenceville Corporation)
- Upper Lawrenceville (Lawrenceville Corporation)
- Highland Park Community Plan (Highland Park Community Council)
- Polish Hill (Polish Hill Civic Association)
The following are links to reports giving an overview of demographic information about District 7. Get to know each of its neighborhoods "by the numbers" by exploring these helpful links!