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November, 2017

11-30-2017  | 0 Comments  |  by Admin  |  Published in News, Newsletter Archives

Table of Contents City Council to Vote on the Land Bank Policies and Procedures PCRG Welcomes Executive Fellow Justin Belton Member Highlight: Bonafide Bellevue (BIGr) Submit Your Session Proposals for the 2018 Summit! City Council to Vote on the Land Bank Policies and Procedures Last modified on 2017-11-28 16:16:58 GMT. 0 comments. Top. Two weeks [...]

11-30-2017  | 0 Comments  |  by Admin  |  Published in Members, News

PCRG was pleased to place our spotlight on Bonafide Bellevue, the community development corporation that has been at the forefront of revitalization efforts in Bellevue. Kathy Coder, president of the organization, provided PCRG with a great deal of insight on what is taking place in Bellevue and the best things this town has to offer. [...]

11-28-2017  | 0 Comments  |  by Admin  |  Published in Events, Members, News, Policy, Programs

The winter is here, and with winter comes our annual tradition: seeking speakers for our Community Development Summit in the spring! PCRG’s 2018 Community Development Summit will take place May 15-16, 2018 and we are seeking outstanding sessions on all topics relating to community development. Our sessions in the past have covered everything from land [...]

11-27-2017  | 0 Comments  |  by Admin  |  Published in News, Policy, Resources, Vacant Property Working Group (VPWG)

Two weeks ago, on Tuesday, November 14, the House Urban Affairs Committee held a hearing entitled A Progress Report on PA Land Banks at the Five-Year Mark. Witnesses testified to the accomplishments of land banks across the state. The hearing provided an opportunity for reflection; while much has been accomplished, land banking in Pittsburgh is still more theoretical [...]

11-6-2017  | 0 Comments  |  by Admin  |  Published in Community Acquisition and Rehabilitation Loan, News, Partners, Programs

Justin has been at PCRG since September 18th, working as an Executive Ally through CORO Pittsburgh’s Public Allies program. Justin is currently developing both a capitalization plan as well as a communication plan for the Community Acquisition and Rehabilitation Loan (CARL). He is working closely with both PCRG’s Executive Director as well as Walter Burlack, [...]