In our previous Policy Brief we examined the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation’s (PENNDOT) report on whether consolidation of mass transit agencies in southwestern Pennsylvania would make sense. Under Act 72 of 2013, PENNDOT was directed to look at that subject … Continue reading →
Back in September of 2014 we wrote a Brief about a proposed overhaul of the Act 47 statute to allow distressed municipalities to raise the Local Services Tax (LST). Doing so would lead to a forfeiting of increases to the … Continue reading →
Nearly a decade after districts in Allegheny County nearby the Duquesne School District were approached about enrolling that District’s high school students, there is the possibility that another district may be pursuing the same strategy with their neighbors.