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November, 2015

11-16-2015  | 0 Comments  |  by Admin  |  Published in Community Acquisition and Rehabilitation Loan, News, Programs, Resources

We’ve had a lot of questions about the Community Acquisition and Rehabilitation Loan (CARL) since we began the pilot program, and we’ve had even more since our first CARL closings took place. Here’s a look the top five most frequently asked questions about CARL: 1) Who’s CARL? CARL is the guy in the yellow hard hat, [...]

11-6-2015  | 0 Comments  |  by Admin  |  Published in Newsletter Archives

Table of Contents Code Enforcement Sweep Planned for Beltzhoover PCRG Welcomes Kathryn Schlesinger RCI Partners with Community Organizations in Sharpsburg PCRG Bike Team Rides to the Top!  Wage Review Committee Hearings Well Attended Gladstone School Visioning Meeting to Be Held Events & Announcements Code Enforcement Sweep Planned for Beltzhoover Last modified on 2015-11-05 21:04:41 GMT. [...]

11-5-2015  | 0 Comments  |  by Admin  |  Published in Advocacy, News

On October 22nd and 23rd, Councilman Ricky Burgess held two Wage Review Committee hearings to address the issue of low and/or stagnating wages at major health institutions in the city of Pittsburgh.  The Wage Review Committee is one component of Councilman Burgess and Councilman Dan Lavelle’s ‘A Liveable City For All’ agenda which aims to improve [...]

11-5-2015  | 0 Comments  |  by Alyssa Lyon  |  Published in News, Reimagining Communities Initiative

A community meeting discussing the future of the Gladstone school building in Hazelwood will take place this Tuesday, November 10th at 6:00 PM. The meeting will be hosted by Propel Hazelwood located at 5401 Glenwood Avenue. The meeting is open to the public and community members are encouraged to bring their friends and neighbors. The goal [...]

11-5-2015  | 0 Comments  |  by Admin  |  Published in Events

PCRG Events Vacant Property Working Group (VPWG) Friday, November 13th 8:30-10 AM CARL Info Session Monday, November 30th 6-7 PM GoBurgh Thursday, December 3rd 12-2 PM PCRG Holiday Party Thursday, December 17th 5-8 PM Announcements Blight Boot Camp, presented by the Pittsburgh Blight Working Group, is a daylong workshop to learn about resources and best [...]

11-2-2015  | 0 Comments  |  by Admin  |  Published in News, Reimagining Communities Initiative, Resources

A code enforcement sweep in Beltzhoover is being mobilized by the Beltzhoover Community Forum on November 12, 2015. Using the data collected from the Parcel Inventory process conducted by the Reimagining Communities Initiative, the area of enforcement will be Cedarhurst Street to Sylvania Avenue, and Estella Avenue to Beltzhoover Avenue. The goal of the code enforcement [...]