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A megaproject on the Lehigh River waterfront could change everything
Wednesday, July 15, 2015
Thanks to innovative legislation and some passionate developers, The Waterfront is coming to the banks of the Lehigh River. With restaurants, offices, stores, green space and apartments, it will spur job growth, vibrancy and rebirth.
Bringing back Brownsville
Wednesday, July 01, 2015
This historic town along the Monongahela River is on the comeback trail, and some of its youngest citizens are leading the charge. New parks, exciting development projects and rehabs of iconic buildings are all part of the area's rebirth.
How cities stay relevant in 'live, work, play' era of office space
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
In changing cities across the United States, downtown office space is rapidly attracting growing companies with lifestyle amenities. But can suburban communities keep up? What smart cities can learn from cities like Detroit.
Home steady: Discovering new ways to house Pennsylvanians
Wednesday, June 03, 2015
In an effort to preserve affordable housing in a rapidly-changing city, the WCRP is tapping a fresh tool. The resulting Community Justice Land Trust aims to help Philadelphians realize the dream of home ownership.
Summerset celebrates the season of the porch with a new kind of neighborhood block party
Pop City Staff
Wednesday, May 13, 2015
Summerset at Frick Park celebrates the front porch as an icon of city living with a porch party on May 17.
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Mockup unveiled of anticipated Tower at PNC Plaza
PGH Bike Share picking up speed this month
New Downtown hotels breathe life into historic buildings
Support The Pop Stop's new 'Sweet Truck' with a crowdfunding campaign
Pitt names Rebecca Bagley vice chancellor for economic partnerships
Marty's Market to open bottle shop and launch new bar program
Hyatt Regency Pittsburgh International Airport lauds local flavor with farm-to-table restaurant
Pennsylvania's only 'buch bar,' Red Star Kombucha, resides in the Public Market
Eat'n Park opens Delicious Raw Juice Bar Downtown
New Squirrel Hill condominium development underway
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East Liberty redevelopment garners international attention
Source: The Guardian
Pittsburgh to host national safety conference
Source: Master Builders' Association
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
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Kelly-Strayhorn Theater launches Penn Avenue Creative accelerator
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
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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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