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Bus meets bike: How the next wave of commuters is changing the urban landscape
Wednesday, February 18, 2015
In Pittsburgh and across the state, the humble bicycle is mobilizing efforts to usher in a new era of public transportation. In Part Three of our three-story series on transportation, Pop City navigates the connection between buses, bikes and the commuters who depend on them.
Pop Filter Hot Pick: "We Built This City: How the Allegheny Conference Remade Pittsburgh"
Wednesday, January 21, 2015
Robert Morris University, with support from the R.K. Mellon Foundation, will screen the documentary "We Built This City: How the Allegheny Conference Remade Pittsburgh."
Mind the gap: Finding ways to boost Pittsburgh's middle-skills workforce
Douglas J. Guth
Wednesday, January 14, 2015
In order for Pennsylvania's economy to grow, the state needs to increase the number of middle-skills workers, according to many proponents of local economic revitalization. Middle-skill jobs, which require education beyond high school but not a four-year university degree, make up the largest part of the labor market in the United States.
10 little things that will pack a big Pittsburgh punch in 2015
Melanie Cox McCluskey
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
From its tiniest residents to its biggest ideas, Pittsburgh made some strategic moves in 2014 that have the potential to reap big rewards in 2015 and beyond. Pop City Media predicts the people, projects and places to watch.
Innovative architects transform abandoned sites into neighborhood icons
Wednesday, December 03, 2014
Through innovative sustainability and re-use practices, local design firms are preserving essential pieces of Pittsburgh history by turning neglected structures into neighborhood icons.
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New Squirrel Hill condominium development underway
PGH4ART campaigns for revised public art ordinance
AMPD Group plans Social House Seven, an Izakaya-style Asian restaurant
The Penn Avenue detour is over! Discover what is #OpenOnPenn
Double Wide Grill expands to third location in North Huntingdon
Casual dining options come to Lawrenceville with The Vandal, Smoke BBQ Taqueria and more
Study: Liquor ban turns off would-be Wilkinsburg restaurateurs
Supporting Pittsburgh's homeless in powerful, creative ways
Construction underway for Strip District apartments as part of $130 million development project
Gaucho Parrilla Argentina receives big Yelp win; plans expansion
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Councilman Gilman tapped for National League of Cities committee
Source: National League of Cities
Modcloth is the first clothing company to sign the Heroes of Advertising Pledge
Pittsburgh gets high-tech water meters
Source: Government Technology
'Why Adelaide should be more like Pittsburgh - a phoenix city that has reinvented itself'
Source: The Herald Sun
The Wall Street Journal takes on Pittsburgh's public steps debate
Source: The Wall Street Journal
'Pittsburgh basks in refurbished image'
Source: Merced Sun-Star
The importance of BRT
Source: The Atlantic Cities
American Eagle's April Fools' prank becomes a reality
Where are the heroes for the August Wilson Center
Peduto to encourage immigration to Pittsburgh
Source: Fast Company
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Pittsburgh 2030 District is two years ahead of schedule for energy reductions in Downtown Pittsburgh
c-leveled opens a new startup incubator in Bloomfield for serious entrepreneurs
GTECH's ReEnergize Pittsburgh is reducing the region's carbon footprint one house at a time
The Livehoods Project: Take me to your coffee shop
Rethinking Cities in the 21st Century: What Eindhoven has that Pittsburgh has too
SiX news: Sprout issues RFPs for $10,000 grant. Apply now!
Forms+Surfaces in Etna, bringing beauty to trash cans, benches, Apple stores, the world
Allegheny Conference launches new blog at annual meeting
ParkPGH best urban parking app in the country
PricewaterhouseCoopers expanding and hiring 125
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Rent-free Wilkinsburg storefront up for grabs for interested arts nonprofit
Pittsburgh is now a Trail Town
Take over to make over: new South Side vacant lot rehab program
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