PITTSBURGH, PA (April 27, 2020) With assistance from the Salvation Army, Parkhurst Dining and Eat'n Park, the City of Pittsburgh Department of Parks and Recreation distributed 4,288 meals to children and seniors last week, which was an increase over the previous week.
Total meals for seniors for the week = 1922
Total meals to children through help from Parkhurst and Eat'n Park = 826
Total meals via Salvation Army = 1500
Additionally, approximately 40 meals were provided to by Parkhurst and donated to families via a church
Tonight, the City-County Building is illuminated to recognize Poison Prevention Week and the 50th Anniversary of "Mr. Yuk" in partnership with Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC.
For questions about the lighting at the City-County Building, please reach out to the Office of the Mayor.