DEPARTMENT OF CITY PLANNING

Development Activities Meetings

 

Purpose of the Meeting

To give citizens, property owners, business owners, and stakeholders an opportunity to learn about the proposals that affect them and resolve concerns at an early stage of the application process.

 

Applicability

All applicants shall hold a Development Activities Meeting at least 30 days prior to the first public hearing. Development Activities Meetings shall be required for the following projects that require a Public Hearing at Art Commission, Historic Review Commission, Planning Commission or the Zoning Board of Adjustment, and meet one of the following project thresholds:

  • 2,400 sq. ft. of new or expanded structure
  • 4+ new residential units
  • New or enlarged parking area with 10+ stalls
  • Use Variances
  • Zoning Map Amendments
  • Project Development Plans
  • Planned Developments - PDP
  • Planned Developments - FLDP
  • Master Development Plans
  • Institutional Master Plans
  • An application to Historic Review Commission
  • An application to Art Commission

 

How to Schedule a Development Activities Meeting

Prior to filing a Zoning & Development Review Application, applicants must coordinate with the applicable RCO and Neighborhood Planner to schedule a time and date for the public meeting to discuss the applicant’s proposal. Please contact Stephanie Joy Everett at stephaniejoy.everett@pittsburghpa.gov and the Neighborhood Planner to initiate scheduling. Neighborhood Planner contract information is available here.

 

Notice of Meeting

To submit an application, the applicant shall provide the date, time and location of the neighborhood meeting. The applicable RCO(s), using methods from their communication strategy, will notify the residents, property owners, business owners, and other stakeholders of the time, date and location of the Development Activities Meeting at least 10 days prior to the Development Activities Meeting. This notice should include:

  • The substance and location of the proposal.
  • The meeting date and time. 
  • Where the Zoom link will be posted (the City Planning DAM website under Upcoming Development Activities Meetings) and that the link will be posted one day prior to the meeting.  

 

Notice Resource for RCOs 

Downloadable template images are available to facilitate RCOs in advertising the DAM via social media and email.  Suggested text to also include would be: 

[NAME OF RCO] is hosting a Development Activities Meeting on [DATE] at [TIME]. This meeting will be hosted on Zoom. Information to join the meeting will be posted on pittsburghpa.gov/dcp/dev-activities-meeting the day before the meeting.  Projects discussed at this meeting will be: [LIST ALL PROJECTS ON THE AGENDA].  

Attach provided graphic or graphic of your own if desired.

 

Upcoming Development Activities Meetings

Neighborhood Meeting Date Project Parcel Number Zoning & Development Review Application Number Zoom Information
Oakland Thursday, June 24, 2021 at 6:00 PM Bates Street Rowhouses Demolition – 3400 block of Bates Street 28-R-353, 28-R-354, 28-R-355, 28-R-356, 28-R-357, 28-R-358, 28-R-359, 28-R-360, 28-R-361, 28-R-362, 28-L-5, 28-L-7 DCP-ZDR-2021-06286

Zoom information: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84227847894?pwd=MHMvSlROd29jWTdsV3VMRGkreWFjUT09 or Facebook Live at www.facebook.com/opdc.org or PHONE +1 646 558 8656 with Meeting ID: 842 2784 7894, Passcode: 016546

Friendship Tuesday, June 22, 2021 at 6:00 PM Howard Hanna Office Building Redevelopment – 5501 Baum Boulevard 51-H-45 DCP-ZDR-2021-02164

Zoom information: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81581113793?pwd=V0xLVmhXTXhjV2VnVmx5eHQwTmQ5Zz09 or PHONE: +1 312 626 6799 with Webinar ID: 815 8111 3793, Passcode: 072514

Downtown Thursday, June 10, 2021 at 5:00 PM Dollar Bank High Wall Signage – 20 Stanwix Street 1-G-235 DCP-ZDR-2021-06780

Zoom information: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87206889241 or PHONE: +1 301 715 8592 with Webinar ID: 872 0688 9241

Downtown Thursday, June 10, 2021 at 5:00 PM PPG Place Holiday Tree Replacement – 4 PPG Place 1-H-30 DCP-ZDR-2021-02164

Zoom information: TBD

Hazelwood Tuesday, June 8, 2021 at 6:00 PM RIDC Mill 19C 55-J-114-C DCP-ZDR-2021-04751

Join Zoom Meeting https://bit.ly/2SwPr9k/

Hazelwood Tuesday, June 8, 2021 at 6:00 PM DeLoJe Addition 56-F-351 DCP-ZDR-2021-04163

Join Zoom Meeting https://bit.ly/2SwPr9k/

South Side Flats Thursday, May 27, 2021 at 6:00 PM Oliver Bath House 3-G-206 Unknown

Join Zoom Meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86425163825?pwd=VytyVGc3YmxGUWZnSGN5aTlqTERUdz09 Meeting ID: 864 2516 3825 Passcode: 534813

South Side Flats Thursday, May 27, 2021 at 6:00 PM 2400 E. Carson Street and 95 S. 24th 12-L-263-0-2 and 12-L-264 DCP-ZDR-2021-03552 and DCP-ZDR-2021-04295

Join Zoom Meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86425163825?pwd=VytyVGc3YmxGUWZnSGN5aTlqTERUdz09 Meeting ID: 864 2516 3825 Passcode: 534813

Downtown Thursday, May 13, 2021 at 5:00 pm Benedum Center exterior renovations – 237 7th St 1-D-57 DCP-ZDR-2021-01197

Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87206889241 or PHONE: +1 301 715 8592 with Webinar ID: 872 0688 9241

Oakland Tuesday, April 27, 2021 at 6:00 pm University of Pittsburgh ADA Ramp 27-L-86-0-1 N/A https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82083692421?pwd=VVJVYi9pOHFRR09jNVhaTEJwN1E1dz09

 

Development Activity Meetings Staff Reports

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Neighborhood Date Project Report Parcel Number Zoning & Development Review Application Number
Beechview February 24, 2020 Beechview Parklet Memorial Report 62-A-146  
Bloomfield May 13, 2021 4808 Baum Blvd Report 51-N-133 DCP-ZDR-2021-02959
Bloomfield December 3, 2020 4731 Juniper St Report 26-H-141 DCP-ZDR-2020-09800
Bloomfield September 4, 2019 West Penn Hospital Institutional Master Plan Report 51-A-241, 295, 303, 305, 306, 307; 51-B-12, 14, 15-A, 15-B, 16, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22-A, 22-B, 23, 24, 25, 36; 51-F-192  
Carrick January 21, 2021 0 Amanda St Continued Use as Garage Report 60-G-284 DCP-ZDR-2020-09849
Carrick November 23, 2020 Coen Market renovation Report 60-N-115 DCP-ZDR-2019-08067
Carrick July 15, 2019 Dollar General Report 94-J-196  
Downtown May 13, 2021 Heinz Hall Exterior Renovations – 600 Penn Ave Report 1-D-32 DCP-ZDR-2021-04099
Downtown April 8, 2021 429 Fourth Avenue Report 2-E-128 DCP-ZDR-2021-02021
Downtown February 11, 2021 305 Wood St, YWCA Adaptive Reuse Report 1-H-139, 1-H-140 DCP-PRE-2021-00016
Downtown February 11, 2021 725 Penn Ave, McNally Building Report 8-S-155 DCP-ZDR-2021-00242
Downtown January 14, 2021 821 Liberty Avenue Exterior Security Cameras Report 9-N-65 DCP-ZDR-2020-11374
Downtown January 14, 2021 921 Penn Avenue (Penn Garrison Lofts) Renovation Report 9-N-154 DCP-ZDR-2021-00044
Downtown November 12, 2020 625 Stanwix Apartment Unit Addition Report Unknown  
Downtown November 12, 2020 1001 Liberty Avenue New High Wall Sign Report Unknown  
Downtown November 12, 2020 Kaufmann’s Grand on Fifth First Floor Renovations for Target Report Unknown  
Downtown November 12, 2020 625 Stanwix Apartment Unit Addition Report Unknown  
Downtown September 4, 2019 909 Liberty Ave. Report 9-N-59  
Downtown October 3, 2019 439 Wood St. Report 1-H-240  
Downtown October 3, 2019 915 Liberty Ave. Report 9-N-58  
Downtown November 21, 2019 610 Wood St. Report 2-A-15  
Downtown January 3, 2020 Alcoa Building Report 2-A-240, 240-A, 240-B  
Downtown January 22, 2020 9th and Penn Garage Report   DCP-ZDR-2020-00021
Downtown January 22, 2020 Demo of 823 Penn Ave Report    
Downtown February 18, 2020 Oxford Centre High Wall Sign Report 2-J-104 DCP-ZDR-2020-00910
Downtown June 8, 2020 ONC Firstside Entry Replacement Report    
Downtown June 8, 2020 LA Fitness Signage Report    
Downtown June 8, 2020 Aither Yoga Exterior Renovations Report    
Downtown June 8, 2020 Downtown Library Exterior Improvements Report    
Downtown July 9, 2020 Prosphire Signage Project Report 01-H-073  
Downtown July 9, 2020 PNC One Lobby Renovations/Curtain Wall Report 01-D-257  
Downtown July 9, 2020 Signage for Bernstein Burkley Report 02-A-308  
Downtown August 13, 2020 908 Penn Ave. Residential Unit Addition Report 9-N-94 DCP-ZDR-2020-07478
Downtown September 10, 2020 20 Stanwix Ave. Report 1-G-235 DCP-ZDR-2020-09567
Downtown September 10, 2020 926 Liberty Ave. Report 9-N-1  
Downtown October 8, 2020 Allegheny Building Residential Conversion Report 2-E-255 DCP-ZDR-2020-05367
Downtown October 8, 2020 100 Stanwix St. Business ID Sign Report 1-G-193 DCP-ZDR-2020-05318
Downtown October 8, 2020 Maginn Lofts Window Replacement Report 9-N-58 DCP-ZDR-2020-09969 and DCP-ZDR-2020-10723
Downtown October 8, 2020 Fifth Avenue Place Entrance and Exterior Renovations Report 1-D-12, 1-D-13 DCP-ZDR-2019-06193
Friendship May 27, 2021 Asphalt Art Project at Baum Grove Report N/A N/A
Friendship November 4, 2019 5226 Penn Ave Report 5-R-284  
Garfield February 3, 2021 Environmental Charter School Field Site Improvements (5525 Columbo St) Report 3-E-116 DCP-ZDR-2020-13392
Garfield September 17, 2019 5111-5113 Penn Avenue Report 50-K-347, 348, 349  
Highland Park May 20, 2021 Highland Park Super Playground – Reservoir Dr Report 82-H-1-0-2 N/A
Highland Park August 20, 2020 925 Mellon St Ground-Floor Apartment Conversion Report 82-R-25 DCP-ZDR-2020-05080
Hill District April 29, 2021 University of Pittsburgh Chiller Plant Report 27-J-202 DCP-ZDR-2020-03501
Hill District March 4, 2021 Grayson Center Parking Lot Report 9-S-254-0-2 DCP-ZDR-2020-13475
Hill District January 21, 2020 New Granada Apartments Report 10-N-267,268, 269, 270, 273, 274, 278, 279, 280, 282, 283, 289, 290  
Homewood February 16, 2021 Homewood Walk of Fame Homewood Heroes, Homewood Ave. Report Unknown Unknown
Homewood November 17, 2020 Bible Center at 717 Homewood Report Unknown Unknown
Homewood May 26, 2020 7449 Frankstown Report 174-L-46 DCP-ZDR-2020-03081
Larimer May 6, 2021 6550 Hamilton Avenue Report 125-E-170 DCP-ZDR-2021-01620
Larimer February 4, 2021 Steel City Squash Proposed Zone Change (600 block of Larimer Ave) Report 124-J-350, 124-J-355, 124-J-358, 124-K-65, 124-K-66, 124-K-68, 124-K-69, 124-K-71, 124-K-72, 124-K-73, 124-K-74, 124-K-75, 124-K-76, 124-K-77, 124-K-78, 124-K-78-A, 124-K-78-B, 124-K-123, 124-K-123-A, 124-K-124, 124-K-127, 124-K-128, 124-K-130, 124-K-131, 124-K-132, 124-K-133, 124-K-147, 124-K-149 DCP-MPZC-2020-01245
Larimer September 5, 2019 Bakery Square Development Report    
Larimer January 7, 2020 Silverio Hoffman Fitness Report 144 Julius Street DCP-ZDR-2019-08380
Larimer February 6, 2020 2020 Bakery Square Refresh Report 84-M-108 DCP-ZDR-2019-01876
Lower Hill March 15, 2021 Bedford Ave and Washington Pl (former Civic Arena site) Report 2-C-401 DCP-ZDR-2021-00265
Marshall-Shadeland March 2, 2021 Alcosan, 3300 Preble Avenue Report 75-E-2 and 75-E-60 DCP-ZDR-2020-09488
Marshall-Shadeland October 6, 2020 3300 Preble Ave. Report 75-K-060 DCP-ZDR-2020-03970
Oakland June 21, 2021 Croatian Fraternal Union Building Redevelopment – 3441 Forbes Avenue Report 28-F-172 DCP-ZDR-2021-03476
Oakland April 27, 2021 Lumen Technology Signage Report 29-F-29, 29-F-90 DCP-ZDR-2021-03743, DCP-ZDR-2020-13267
Oakland April 27, 2021 The Julian apartments – 419 Melwood Ave Report 26-S-135 DCP-ZDR-2021-02539
Oakland December 21, 2020 1915 Forbes Avenue Demolition Report 11-J-42 DCP-ZDR-2020-11754
Oakland December 15, 2020 3500 Forbes Ave Mixed-Use Housing Development Report 28-F-322, 28-F-330, 28-F-354, 28-F-356, 28-F-360 DCP-ZDR-2020-09427
Oakland November 24, 2020 204 Tennyson Ave exterior renovation Report 27-L-46 DCP-ZDR-2020-10927
Oakland November 24, 2020 Carlow University Institutional Master Plan update Report 28-E-110, 28-E-112, 28-E-116, 28-E-120, 28-E-122, 28-E-126, 28-E-128, 28-E-130, 28-E-131, 28-E-132, 28-E-133, 28-E-137, 28-E-140, 28-E-146, 28-E-148, 28-E-151, 28-J-70, 28-J-79, 28-J-81, 28-J-82, 28-J-83, 28-J-84, 28-J-85, 28-J-86, 28-J-87  
Oakland March 27, 2019 4255 Parkman Ave. Report 27-G-188  
Oakland March 27, 2019 Point Park Playhouse Report 28-J-266  
Oakland May 29, 2019 District Hall Report    
Oakland May 29, 2019 Pole Banners Report    
Oakland May 29, 2019 Scaife Hall Report 28-B-311  
Oakland May 29, 2019 0 Boundary St. Report 28-S-250  
Oakland June 3, 2019 207 Lytton Ave. Roof Replacement Report 27-L-194  
Oakland August 28, 2019 University of Pittsburgh Banners Report    
Oakland September 10, 2019 214 South Craig St. Mixed-Use Development Report 52-J-164  
Oakland October 24, 2019 300 South Craig St., Fuku Tea Report 51-N-8  
Oakland October 24, 2019 4040 Bigelow, Ledge House Report 27-G-167-0-1  
Oakland November 18, 2019 University of Pittsburgh, Institutional Master Plan Report    
Oakland November 26, 2019 3611 Parkview Ave Report 28-M-138  
Oakland November 26, 2019 0 Boundary St., follow-up meeting Report 28-S-250  
Oakland July 28, 2020 Pittsburgh Technology Center Parking Garage Report    
Oakland September 29, 2020 Family House Demolition 233 McKee Place Report 28-F-337 DCP-ZDR-2020-09961
Polish Hill August 14, 2019 3250 Liberty Ave Report 25-D-243  
Polish Hill November 18, 2019 Donnie's Place, Herron Avenue Report 26-E-197  
Schenley Heights (Hill District) Monday, January 25, 2020 4419 Schenley Farms Terrace Report 27-C-219 DCP-ZDR-2020-12198
South Side Flats March 25, 2021 Esser Plaza/ 1200 E Carson St. Report 3-H-15 DCP-ZDR-2021-00919
South Side Flats March 25, 2021 South Side Works apartments, 2613 S Water St. Report 26-E-9 DCP-ZDR-2021-13024
South Side Flats January 25, 2021 1321-1327 E Carson St. Report 3-H-137 DCP-ZDR-2021-02209
South Side Flats January 25, 2021 2009 E Carson St Report 12-F-137 DCP-ZDR-2021-01296
South Side Flats January 25, 2021 Riverside Mews Report 12-A-7, 12-A-11 DCP-ZDR-2021-
South Side Flats January 21, 2021 1712 E. Carson St. Report 12-E-375 DCP-ZDR-2020-13014
South Side Flats January 21, 2021 2401 E. Carson St. Report 12-L-244 DCP-ZDR-2020-10187
South Side Flats December 17, 2020 2526 E. Carson St. Report 12-M-33 DCP-ZDR-2020-12247
South Side Flats December 17, 2020 2308 E. Carson St. Report 12-L-227 DCP-ZDR-2020-09274
South Side Flats November 19, 2020 1209 E. Carson St. Report 3-H-164 DCP-ZDR-2020-12148
South Side Flats October 22, 2020 90 S. 12th St. Report 3-M-393 DCP-ZDR-2020-05740
South Side Flats October 22, 2020 SS Works Tunnel Boulevard Playground Report 29-E-3 DCP-ZDR-2020-04850
South Side Flats October 22, 2020 South Side Works Town Center Renovation Report 29-J-70 DCP-ZDR-2020-09718
South Side Flats September 24, 2020 South Side Works Tunnel Park Dog Park Report 29-J-105 DCP-ZDR-2020-04557
South Side Flats September 24, 2020 2529 E. Carson St Facade Renovation Report 12-M-304 DCP-ZDR-2020-08538
South Side Flats September 24, 2020 2016 E. Carson St Facade Renovation Report 12-K-21 DCP-ZDR-2020-07591
South Side Flats September 24, 2020 1713-1715 E. Carson St Facade Renovation Report 12-E-310 and 12-E-311 DCP-ZDR-2020-06557
South Side Flats August 20, 2020 1700 E. Carson St. Report 12-E-280 DCP-ZDR-2020-02920
South Side Flats August 20, 2020 Southside Works Box Office Report 3-G-210 DCP-ZDR-2020-06946
South Side Flats August 20, 2020 905 Bingham St. Report 3-G-210 DCP-ZDR-2020-06071
South Side Flats July 2, 2020 South Side Works Town Square Renovation Report 29-J-70 DCP-ZDR-2020-03354
South Side Flats July 2, 2020 903 E. Carson St. Report 3-G-55 DCP-ZDR-2020-03494
South Side Flats February 20, 2020 Southside Marina Report 12-H-266 DCP-ZDR-2019-03574
Squirrel Hill May 4, 2021 Carnegie Mellon University Health, Wellness, and Athletics Center at Skibo Gym Report TBD DCP-ZDR-2021-05546
Squirrel Hill (South) June 1, 2021 Hobart and Wendover Apartments Report 87-A-106, 87-A-120 & 87-A-124 DCP-ZDR-2021-06880
Squirrel Hill December 1 and 22, 2020 5422 Wilkins Avenue Report 85-J-274 DCP-ZDR-2020-10240
Squirrel Hill December 1, 2020 2142 Wightman/Yeshiva Dorm Report 87-B-58 DCP-ZDR-2020-00360
Squirrel Hill (North & South) October 6, 2020 Phipps Greenhouse Rooftop Solar Project Report 0027S00150000001 DCP-ZDR-2020-08155
Squirrel Hill (North & South) October 6, 2020 1030 Murray Hill Avenue Historic Window Replacement Report 0085F00073000000 DDCP-ZDR-2020-07857
Squirrel Hill South September 1, 2020 Summerset-Shelburne Park Report 88-M-200 DCP-ZDR-2020-06058
Squirrel Hill North September 1, 2020 Chatham Institutional Master Plan Report    
Upper Hill August 17, 2020 4333 Schenley Farms Terrace single family home renovation Report 27-G-34  
Uptown May 17, 2021 1323 Forbes Ave Report 2-L-42 DCP-ZDR-2020-05391
Uptown March 11, 2020 1707/1717 Fifth Ave Apts Report 11-E-37 DCP-ZDR-2019-05643
Uptown July 16, 2020 Uptown Tech Report 11-K-276 DCP-ZDR-2020-03908
Uptown August 24, 2020 Duquesne University IMP Report    
Uptown October 15, 2020 Fifth and Dinwiddie East and West Projects Report 11-E-19, 11-E-20, 11-E-22, 11-E-24 through 11-E-31, 11-E-56 through 11-E-73, 11-E-81, 11-E-82, 11-E-85 DCP-ZDR-2020-07085 (East Building)