In the Spotlight

  • Golden Oldie #3: Parking Rates

      This coming Saturday rates at Pittsburgh Parking Authority garages and lots are going up for the second consecutive year.  The most recent Act 47 recovery plan directed the City to request the Authority raise rates since higher rates translate … Continue reading

Today's Blog

  • 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

Taxpayer Q&A

  • Gaming Money Awards?

    In an article today the latest round of awards from the Gaming Economic Development Fund (GEDF) were announced.  Who controls this money and how much has been awarded in Allegheny County?