PITTSBURGH, PA (May 29, 2020) The City of Pittsburgh Department of Parks and Recreation and its partners distributed 4,780 meals to children and seniors this week, for a total of 43,852 meals since they first started giving out food at the start of the COVID-19 shutdown in March.
Helping were Parkhurst Dining and the Salvation Army, with extra help this week from Pirate Charities and the Pittsburgh Police.
Total meals distributed to seniors: 2,422
Total meals distributed to children: 2,358
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.