PITTSBURGH, PA (May 18, 2020) A City of Pittsburgh Department of Mobility and Infrastructure advisory committee has presented a report focusing on how streets and mobility services could be used to support business and community health during the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Committee, chaired by former Pennsylvania Department of Transportation Secretary Allen Biehler, was formed April 29 and convened four times between May 1 and May 11, and finished its report last week. The ad hoc committee was comprised of business owners, business association and development organization leaders, mobility providers, urban designers, technologists, and transportation professionals.
The rapidly assembled report includes a number of recommendations including:
Following the committee’s recommendations, the Department has initiated the following actions:
Beginning May 29, 2020, the City-County Building will be lit in the colors of Pittsburgh's public high schools in recognition of the Class of 2020. Congratulations to all of our students at Taylor Allderdice, Brashear, Carrick, CAPA, Milliones, Sci-Tech, Perry, Obama Academy, & Westinghouse!
For questions about the lighting at the City-County Building, please reach out to the Office of the Mayor.
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