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Wednesday, February 26, 2014
Pop City is one of 22 publications run by Issue Media Group, a Detroit-based media company. Our sister sites such as Model D in Detroit, Confluence in Denver, Fresh Water in Cleveland and Elevation in Washington D.C. have also been covering the latest in urban innovation and development. This is the first in a monthly series that will aggregate top news from around our network and profile what’s next for cities.
Shaving bucks off your ride: Lyft's pink mustache cars roll into Pittsburgh
Erin Keane Scott
Wednesday, February 12, 2014
Lyft, an app-based ridesharing program popular in several U.S. cities, has come to Pittsburgh, providing competition for other forms of transportation and excitement for residents looking for a ride.
All aboard: Urban train stations redeveloped as neighborhood amenities
Wednesday, February 05, 2014
Transit hubs across the country have the potential to be more than just places we pass through on our way to somewhere else -- all it takes is a little imagination.
Whatever happened to the Power of 32?
Wednesday, February 13, 2013
The plan was to find a shared vision among 32 counties in four states. So how's that going now that 14 initiatives have been adopted? Better than you might think.
SiX video: Connecting our City
Wednesday, November 14, 2012
This short video captures some of the energy and ideas from our recent social innovation eXchange about forging new connections in our city. Check it out and then take the next step and fund your own idea!
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New branch of Three Rivers Heritage Trail to connect three municipalities
New bike shop in the Strip aims to make pedaling around PGH more accessible
Green Lane Project bringing five miles of bike lanes to Pittsburgh
Mayor's office announces pothole blitz
Transit Tales will bring locals' stories from the bus to the stage
Bike Pittsburgh unveils vision for 'Better Bikeways'
GoBurgh hosts Pittsburgh's first-ever Transit Day
City debuts first green bike lane in Bloomfield
Pittsburgh's Bus Rapid Transit effort gets grant from Rockefeller Foundation
A new bike sharing system is coming to Pittsburgh
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Local startup Astrobotic earns mention in the New Yorker
Source: The New Yorker
Pittsburgh is home to the second steepest public road in the world
Source: The Atlantic Cities
Pittsburgh Airport’s Executive Director on recovery after the death of the Hub
Source: The Cranky Flier
New electric car conversion kit will charge your car (and wallet)
Source: Mother Nature Network
Carnegie Mellons seeks solutions to transit cuts
Source: The Tartan
Pittsburgh has what Cleveland wants
Source: FRESH WATER
Moving Pittsburgh's people and returning prime riverfront property to city residents
Source: Next American City
You've come a long way, baby: Pittsburgh goes from worst U.S. bicycling city to 28th best
Source: Bicycling Magazine
Large public-transit system helps make Pittsburgh No. 8 time-saving city in U.S.
Source: Real Simple magazine
Public transportation makes Pittsburgh a top commuter-friendly city
Source: Yahoo! Real Estate
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Plugged in: CMU's Electric Garage now offers the only public Tesla charging station in Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh's Ian Nash joins the first cross-country solar flight for Bayer Material Science
Looking good Pittsburgh. PittsburghTODAY report highlights the state of the region
Buy Pittsburgh First unites local industries and everyone wins
Fly Pittsburgh nonstop. Because if you don't, you only have yourself to blame
Fiks: Reflective bike tape for rims that pop at night. HIRING
ParkPGH best urban parking app in the country
Pitt undergrad invents electric scooter, PEV0 by Pulse Motors. Vote for him!
Where's the bus? Tiramisu Transit is the app for that
Deeplocal twists Toyota tech into a roller coaster and more. Watch the video!
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Pittsburgh is now a Trail Town
2013 BikeFest offers more than 80 rides and events over three weeks
Bicycle built for 200,000? You bet, if bike sharing comes to the Burgh
Travelers Aid Transit Treasure Hunt
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