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Jul 18, 2019

It’s Thursday, July 18, 2019. In today’s episode: 

 

* Just as a pair of new-construction townhouses in Lawrenceville hits the market for a record $1.1 million, City officials are set to consider a new affordable housing policy of “inclusionary zoning” for the neighborhood

* And more news items from the city of...


Jul 17, 2019

It’s Wednesday, July 17, 2019. In today’s episode: 

 

* After four years, the ordinance passed by City Council to mandate paid sick leave in Pittsburgh has been vindicated with a 4-to-3 Pennsylvania Supreme Court ruling

* And more news items from the city of Pittsburgh and our region.

 

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Jul 16, 2019

It’s Tuesday, July 16, 2019. In today’s episode: 

 

* A proposal from the Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy would increase property taxes to care for hundreds of parks across the city. But what are the political and policy underpinnings of continued public-private solutions to municipal maintenance?

* And more news items...


Jul 15, 2019

It’s Monday, July 15, 2019. In today’s episode: 

 

* Progressive County Council candidates Bethany Hallam and Liv Bennett are hoping to bring new energy to a legislative body frequently deferential to County Executive Rich Fitzgerald

* And more news items from the city of Pittsburgh and our region.

 

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Jul 12, 2019

It’s Friday, July 12, 2019. In today’s episode: 

 

* Tomorrow you may be celebrating two wacky holidays of special interest to Pittsburghers: National French Fry Day and Jeff Goldblum Day. Where did they come from? And why?

* And more news items from the city of Pittsburgh and our region.

 

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