Office of Mayor William Peduto
Allegheny Regional Asset District (ARAD)

Function

The mission of the District is to support and finance regional assets in the areas of libraries, parks and recreation, cultural, sports and civic facilities and programs. In addition to providing grants from half of the proceeds of the Allegheny County Sales and Use Tax, the District works with citizen boards and government officials monitoring the assets for effective operation and development.

Governing Documents

PA Act 77 (1993)
Allegheny County Ordinance #32066 (1994)

Appointment Guidelines

  • 7 members
    • 4 by Allegheny County Chief Executive
    • 2 by Mayor of Pittsburgh
    • 1 elected by board members
      • Chosen from a list of nominees provided by community and economic development organizations

Members

  • Sylvia Fields (City)
    • Term Expires Concurrent with that of the Mayor 
  • Don Linzer (City)
    • Term Expires Concurrent with that of the Mayor 
  • Dusty Elias Kirk (County)
    • Term Expires 12/31/2011
  • Daniel J. Griffin, Chair (County)
    • Term Expires 12/31/2015
  • Paul Gitnick (County)
    • Term Expires 12/31/2015
  • Jackie Dixon (County)
    • Term Expires 12/31/2015
  • Dr. Daniel Rosen (Board Elected)
    • Term Expires 6/30/2014

Residency Requirements

None

Compensation

None

Meetings

Meeting Schedule 

Contact Information

The Allegheny Regional Asset District, 425 Sixth Ave., Suite 402, Pittsburgh, PA 15219

Phone: 412-227-1900

Fax: 412-227-1905

TT Assistance: 1-800-654-5984

Email: info@radworkshere.org

 

 

Website

http://www.radworkshere.org

The Office of Mayor William Peduto
512 City County Building, 414 Grant Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Phone: 412-255-2626

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