09-7-2018  | 0 Comments  |  by Adrie Fells  |  Published in News

Table of Contents Disparate Impact Anaylsis The Fight to Establish the Allegheny County Children’s Fund Continues Disparate Impact Analysis Last modified on 2018-09-01 12:47:13 GMT. 0 comments. Top. On June 20, 2018, HUD requested public comment on possible amendments to HUD’s 2013 implementation of the Fair Housing Act’s disparate impact rule.[1]  Title VIII of the [...]

07-27-2018  | 0 Comments  |  by Adrie Fells  |  Published in News, Newsletter Archives

Table of Contents Vacant House Renovated In Observatory Hill Through NCST First PCRG Developers Roundtable Recap City Council Approves Crosstown Blvd Park HUD Releases Evidence-Driven Publication on Regulatory Barriers to Affordable Housing PCRG Travels to Washington, D.C. to Discuss Fintech and the CRA Hey Pittsburgh: Let’s Talk about Environmental Justice Vacant House Renovated In Observatory [...]

07-24-2018  | 0 Comments  |  by Adrie Fells  |  Published in News

City Council has unanimously approved a plan that Mayor Bill Peduto says “will help heal one of Pittsburgh’s worst efforts at urban renewal, when decades ago city planners separated the Hill District from Downtown and cut the lifeblood from one of our most historic communities.” More than $26M has been earmarked for an ambitious plan [...]

06-29-2018  | 0 Comments  |  by Adrie Fells  |  Published in News

Table of Contents PCRG Reacts to Possible Changes to the FHLB’s Affordable Housing Program Sessions at the 2018 Summit Praised by Attendees Affordable Housing, Zoning, and ADUs in Pittsburgh Neighborhoods PCRG Continues Fight Against Blight and Abandonment with New Guide PCRG Reacts to Possible Changes to the FHLB’s Affordable Housing Program Last modified on 2018-07-16 [...]

06-1-2018  | 0 Comments  |  by Adrie Fells  |  Published in News

Table of Contents 2018 Summit Award Winners Key Bank Renews Committment 2018 Annual Membership Meeting 2018 Summit Gallery 2018 Summit Award Winners Last modified on 2018-06-01 16:03:14 GMT. 0 comments. Top. Since its inception, PCRG has hosted an annual awards ceremony to recognize and honor those members of the community working to make a positive [...]

06-1-2018  | 0 Comments  |  by Adrie Fells  |  Published in News

Each year’s Summit focuses on a different theme that guides the selection of keynotes, session presenters, and more. For 2018, our theme was: Honoring the Past, Planning for the Future: 30 Years of Community Development in Pittsburgh. This year, we provided space for reflection and rejuvenation while we gathered to celebrate the many accomplishments made over the [...]

06-1-2018  | 0 Comments  |  by Adrie Fells  |  Published in News

Key Bank recently announced an enhancement to their affordable lending commitment – the waiving of bank origination fees on Federal Housing Administration (FHA) and Veterans Affairs (VA) mortgage loans. In March 2016, Key Bank promised to spend $16.5 billion over 5 years on a “community benefits plan.” The plan would invest in low-income neighborhoods through [...]

06-1-2018  | 0 Comments  |  by Adrie Fells  |  Published in News

Since its inception, PCRG has hosted an annual awards ceremony to recognize and honor those members of the community working to make a positive impact on Pittsburgh’s urban core. Take a look below at this year’s awardees:   COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AWARD: TreeVitalize Pittsburgh PCRG’s Community Development Awards recognize outstanding achievement in the revitalization of urban neighborhoods [...]

04-26-2018  | 0 Comments  |  by Adrie Fells  |  Published in News, Newsletter Archives

Table of Contents Summit Speakers Address Pressing Issues NCRC Just Economy Recap E. Ohio Street Advances Bring Hope to the Northside BRT: Frequency Preservation Plan Welcome PCRG’s Newest Vista, Matt Sanders! PCRG 2018 – 2019 VISTA Placements Summit Speakers Address Pressing Issues Last modified on 2018-04-26 18:24:30 GMT. 0 comments. Top.   Every year, our [...]

03-29-2018  | 0 Comments  |  by Adrie Fells  |  Published in News, Newsletter Archives

Table of Contents Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) in the Mon Valley Meet the Community in Community Development Landlord Registry Gains Momentum Henry Cisneros, Former Secretary of HUD, at CD Summit Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) and Why It Matters Last modified on 2018-03-21 18:30:06 GMT. 0 comments. Top. Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) is a high-quality bus-based [...]