PITTSBURGH, PA (August 30, 2020) With the announcement by Pittsburgh Public Schools that it is delaying the start of school until after Labor Day, the City of Pittsburgh will continue distributing food to children at Recreation Centers around the city.
On Friday Citiparks announced it was changing up food service with the start of classes on Monday, August 31. Now that PPS is delaying the start of school until September 8, Citiparks will revert to the distribution methods used through the summer.
Citiparks will continue Grab & Go meal service this week (August 31 - September 4) from 9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Monday, Wednesday and Friday at these Rec Centers:
Ammon, Arlington, Brookline, Jefferson, Magee, Paulson, Phillips and Warrington.
Citiparks is in the process of contacting partner food distribution sites as well.
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.