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13 ideas for your city from the first-ever Urban Innovation Exchange
Wednesday, October 08, 2014
Last week, a group of innovators behind small scale, place-based projects around the country convened in Detroit and talked about what works in their cities, sharing stories of success, failure, hard work and creativity.
Adroit Detroit and the re-branding of the Rust Belt
Wednesday, October 08, 2014
Fresh from the Urban Innovation Exchange in Detroit, writer Elizabeth Daley explains the real deal behind the Rust Belt.
Larimer welcomes home some long-overdue hope
Wednesday, October 01, 2014
Led by a $30 million grant from the federal government and businesses like East End Brewery and community development nonprofit GTECH putting down roots, the East End neighborhood of Larimer is reasserting itself as a green, sustainable community.
Take a trip through the Strip
Wednesday, September 24, 2014
As the Strip District expands its business district into neighboring Lawrenceville, the city's go-to marketplace for exotic foods, one-of-a-kind shopping and locally made spirits is evolving beyond its wholesale roots.
Creating place: The role of Community Development Corporations in Pittsburgh's neighborhoods
Wednesday, September 10, 2014
From implementing civic projects to the general betterment of a neighborhood, CDCs bridge the gap between city funding and the community to create unique, livable spaces.
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Pens' payment promises bright future for Hill District
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra launches neighborhood chamber concert series
Life is Sweet Bakery Café coming soon to Mt. Lebanon
The Neighborhood Flea debuts Sunday in the Strip
Rustbuilt and Citiparks team up to bring Squirrel Hill its first farmers market
4th Annual Community Development Summit held downtown
Neighborhood Allies names inaugural president
Carnegie Mellon architecture professor and students recognized for Garfield cityLAB efforts
Milkman Brewing Company to open brick-and-mortar spot in the Strip
Bloomfield Saturday Market will launch next month with local product and handmade crafts
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'There are many Pittsburghs, all in very close proximity to each other'
Source: Huffington Post
The AP points out five free attractions for Pittsburgh visitors
Source: Associated Press
Pittsburgh is home to the second steepest public road in the world
Source: The Atlantic Cities
Where are the heroes for the August Wilson Center
Peduto to encourage immigration to Pittsburgh
Source: Fast Company
Tony Buba, the bard of Braddock
Source: New York Times
Pittsburgh group brings fun to local streets on Google Earth
Awesomely geeky interactive CMU project maps Pittsburgh's photographic history
Design Sponge brings you a wonderfully comprehensive guide to everything Pittsburgh
Source: DESIGN SPONGE
Levi's creates imaginative ad campaign to help Braddock recover
Source: THE NEW YORK TIMES
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How do you recycle a house of gold?
Ninety, a SiX-funded project, lets you run for mayor and navigate all our neighborhoods
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Spring Redd Up set to collect 300 tons of trash
Coro wants South Pittsburgh known for peace and cooperation
You knew the Giant Rubber Duck would be on the cover ...
BMe from WQED, where black men and boys tell their own stories
Apply now: KaBOOM! putting 10 playgrounds here, thanks to Heinz gift
Heinz picks Hazelwood: Endowments give Center of Life $1.35 million for 1st 'place-based' effort
Fineview Stepathon takes first SiX grant and runs with it -- up hill
Design Allies: advocating for good planning and design at Design Center
From mental-health first aid to Schenley High documentary: latest McAuley grants
"One of the best little nonprofits you may never have heard of" -- Rebuilding Together Pittsburgh
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