UPTOWN NEWS http://www.pittsburghpa.gov/district6/uptown_news.htm City Council District 6 (c) 2014 | City of Pittsburgh | All rights reserved REMINDER: POLICE ZONE 2: OPEN HOUSE http://www.pittsburghpa.gov/district6/uptown_article.htm?id=3392 <h1><span style="color: rgb(0, 128, 0);">POLICE ZONE 2: &nbsp;OPEN HOUSE</span></h1> <p>Join us in marking Commander Holmes&rsquo;s 2nd year as Commander of Zone 2 by enjoying some cookies and conversation.&nbsp; On&nbsp;August 20, 2014&nbsp;from&nbsp;10AM to 2PM, the Zone 2 Police will be hosting the 2<sup>nd</sup>&nbsp;Annual Open House. This is a way to say thank you for your support, and to chart out public safety goals for the rest of 2014 while looking forward to 2015 and beyond.&nbsp;</p> <p>Safe neighborhoods are the result of people and their police working together to create communities capable of sustaining civic life. We have a solid foundation of partnerships between the police - community, businesses, educational institutions, and faith based organizations, and these partnerships play a vital role in the Zone 2 policing strategy.</p> <p>We hope to see you at the Open House, please visit the following link for some more information: &nbsp;<span style="font-family: 'Droid Sans', Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 14px; background-color: rgb(186, 204, 202);">http://apps.pittsburghpa.gov/district6/ZoneTwoOpenHouse2014.pdf</span></p> <div>&nbsp;</div> Fri, 08 Aug 2014 10:47:26 -0400 DISTRICT 6 VISITS UPTOWN http://www.pittsburghpa.gov/district6/uptown_article.htm?id=1199 <p><span style="color: #000000">Greetings,</span></p> <p><span style="color: #000000">In an effort to make myself more available to you, <strong>our office will be in the Uptown community at the Pittsburgh Association for the Deaf, Inc.&nbsp;this Thursday, December 8, 2011&nbsp;from 5:30 pm - 7:00&nbsp;pm, located at 1854 Forbes Avenue</strong>.&nbsp; Please join me as I host various Uptown residents and business owners for informal conversation on how to better improve your livelihood as a local Uptown stakeholder.</span></p> <p><span style="color: #000000">&nbsp;</span></p> <p><span style="color: #000000">Regards,</span></p> <p><span style="color: #000000">R. Daniel Lavelle</span></p> Tue, 06 Dec 2011 15:16:04 -0500 COUNCILMAN LAVELLE INVITES YOU TO AN IMPERATIVE PUBLIC HEARING! http://www.pittsburghpa.gov/district6/uptown_article.htm?id=907 <p> Greetings,</p> <p> I urge you to attend and voice your opinion at an upcoming Public Hearing on <em>City Council Bill 2011-1611</em>, a resolution providing for the designation as a Historic Structure for the Civic Arena.</p> <p> <strong>The public hearing will be held on Monday, May 23, 2011 from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm, at the Social Hall of Epiphany Catholic Church at 184 Washington Place</strong>.</p> <p> Since I have been involved in the Arena deliberations, I have continually stated that my principal decision making factor is to do what has the optimal economic and social benefit for the residents of Pittsburgh, particularly those of the Hill District.&nbsp; I believe that by demolishing the arena, we have the opportunity to ensure that thousands of family sustaining jobs and millions in future tax revenue would be created through the redevelopment of the Lower Hill site.&nbsp; Not to mention our ability to rebuild the amputated half of our community, reconnect it to its upper half, and resuscitate the entire Hill District.&nbsp; However, City Council now needs to hear from you!</p> <p> <strong>If you are interested in providing public comment, please contact the City Clerk at 412-255-2138 by 2:00 pm on May 23, 2011</strong>.&nbsp; You must register to receive 3 minutes to speak.&nbsp; If you do not register you can still speak, but will only be allotted 1 minute.&nbsp; Please share this information with your friends and neighbors.</p> <p> Respectfully,</p> <p> R. Daniel Lavelle</p> Fri, 20 May 2011 12:23:37 -0400 Greater Hill District Master Plan http://www.pittsburghpa.gov/district6/uptown_article.htm?id=775 <p> Greetings,</p> <p> There will&nbsp;a critical&nbsp;community meeting tonight in the Hill District regarding the Greater Hill District Master Plan&nbsp;at&nbsp;Ammon Recreation Center, 2217 Bedford Avenue, the meeting will last from 6:30-8:30pm.&nbsp; Please come and voice your comments, questions or concerns as the Hill District community moves forward in revitalization of the neighborhood.&nbsp; You can view the Greater Hill District Draft Master Plan at the following link so you are prepared for tonight&#39;s discussion.</p> <p> <a href="http://www.greaterhilldistrictmasterplan.org/Documents/HDMPPresentation-March9commmtg_DRAFT.pdf" target="_blank">Click here to view the document!</a></p> <p> Thank you,</p> <p> R. Daniel Lavelle</p> Wed, 09 Mar 2011 15:05:32 -0500