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With space to grow, local food flourishes in Western PA
Wednesday, July 16, 2014
The area around Pittsburgh has everything it needs to foster a thriving locavore movement -- ample affordable farmland, creative community leaders and passionate chefs. Together, they're cooking up something powerful.
With historic influx of urban residents, cities are seeing growth in amenities
Wednesday, July 16, 2014
After decades of population loss, many cities are now growing faster than the rest of their metro areas. Urban developers are trying to attract the right amenities to support the new wave of urbanites. So what’s needed to sustain a dense and vibrant city? The answers might surprise you.
Finding a unique perspective of Pittsburgh through Airbnb
Wednesday, July 09, 2014
Airbnb is allowing Pittsburghers to redefine the staycation by opening their homes to travelers and helping them to see a more personal view of the Steel City.
Wednesday, June 25, 2014
Though this eastern borough of Pittsburgh may be small, its ideas are big. With a forward-thinking mayor and new businesses opening up, Braddock is poised to rise from the soot of the Edgar Thomson Steelworks stronger than ever.
The battle for talent: What cities are doing to attract urban professionals
Wednesday, June 04, 2014
For today's top talent, the job market is only one thing to consider when choosing where to live. They also want a vibrant city to plug into, a creative place where they can network with other smart people, and a dynamic place where they can find their next job.
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Name that suite! A new hotel downtown invites 'Burghers to do just that
Mayor announces first phases of protected bike lane program
Allegheny County granted tax credits for three affordable housing projects
Local architect's home featured in Dwell magazine
Forza Group plans multiple hotels and ice rinks in Marshall Township
New bake shop in the Strip offers custom cakes and bacon cinnamon rolls
Pittsburgh to host 25th annual meeting of the Intelligent Transportation Society
Buy a blighted lot or side yard at a discount through Allegheny County
Mayor Peduto launches initiative to bolster immigration
4th Annual Community Development Summit held downtown
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'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
Pittsburgh's lessons for Detroit
A tale of two rust-belt cities: Detroit and Pittsburgh
Source: The New York Times
Suburban-in-City apts. opening at Summerset at Frick Park
Source: Globe St.
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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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Pittsburgh is now a Trail Town
Take over to make over: new South Side vacant lot rehab program
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