Steering Committee

The Steering Committee is a collaborative group comprised of representatives for the organizations, businesses, institutions, and residents of Oakland. The Committee works with public agency staff to develop the Public Engagement Plan, review the work of the Action Teams, help to develop the resulting plan and support the plan's adoption. Organizations will also be asked to commit to working on the plan's implementation. Committee members are expected to participate fully in the planning process, represent their organization and themselves, and report back to the community.

Representatives come from the following organizations: 

  • Allegheny County
  • Bellefield Area Citizens Association
  • Carlow University
  • Carnegie Library
  • Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh
  • Carnegie Mellon University
  • Community Human Services
  • Councilperson Kraus's Office
  • Councilperson Lavelle's Office
  • Councilperson Strassburger's Office
  • Faculty of Carlow University
  • Faculty of Carnegie Mellon University
  • Faculty of University of Pittsburgh
  • InnovatePGH/Avenu
  • Oakcliffe Community Organization
  • Oakland Business Improvement District (OBID)
  • Oakland Planning and Development Corporation (OPDC)
  • Oakland Transportation Management Association (OTMA)
  • Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens
  • Schenley Farms Civic Association 
  • Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hall & Museum
  • South Oakland Neighborhood Group
  • State House Representative Frankel
  • State House Representative Wheatley
  • State Senator Jay Costa
  • Students of Carlow University
  • Students of Carnegie Mellon University
  • University of Pittsburgh
  • UPMC
  • West Oakland Neighborhood Council


Steering Committee Meeting Summaries & Content

You can view all the meeting summaries in this PDF download (155kb)