Pittsburgh/ Politics & Govt
Published on August 26, 2019
Pittsburgh to consider cost increase for Penn Avenue reconstructionPhoto: iStock

It can be tough to balance civic responsibility with the demands of a busy life, so we've summed up what’s up for discussion at the next Pittsburgh City Council meeting on Aug. 27. Read on to find out what's on the agenda.

One major item on the upcoming agenda is a resolution that would amend contracts for the Penn Avenue Reconstruction Phase II Project to increase the funding amount from $500,000 to $732,626.61.

The City Council is also set to address a resolution that would make an agreement with Crafton Borough for the borough to pay the costs associated with the paving of its portion of Ingram Avenue, estimated at $32,249.

Other agenda items include:

  • A resolution to adopt a revision to the city's official Sewage Facilities Plan for the A.J. Palumbo Center Addition project.
  • A resolution to contract with the Jewish Healthcare Foundation to provide administration and operating expenses, housing and housing-related supportive services to people with HIV/AIDS and their families, at $1,071,974.

Want to attend and make your voice heard? The meeting will take place in the Council Chambers and begins at 10 a.m.

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