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  • Mayor No Fan of Pension Bonds

    The Mayor of Pittsburgh stated yesterday that he would not be in favor of the Governor’s approach to issue pension bonds as a way to shore up underfunded pensions.  Why?  Because of Pittsburgh’s experience with the tool in the mid … Continue reading

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  • PILOT Agreement Close?

    According to a news article the City of Pittsburgh is hoping to have a payment in lieu of taxes agreement (PILOT) by the end of this year.  What did a study in 2012 say about PILOT agreements in major cities and … Continue reading