Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

May 10, 2015, 9am PDT
The public is getting a chance to respond to the idea of building a bus rapid transit line along a heavily traveled corridor between Pittsburgh and Oakland to the east.
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January 24, 2010, 5am PST
Pittburgh's Mellon Arena, known to locals as "The Igloo," is facing an unsure fate. Preservationists want to save the structure, but others imagine demolishing it and replacing with a new neighborhood.
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November 4, 2008, 9am PST
This piece from the <em>Pittsburgh Tribune-Review</em> looks at the rising amount of wildlife being seen in urban Pittsburgh. According to local experts, this trend has both good and bad implications.
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April 2, 2008, 6am PDT
<p>A six-month moratorium on new billboards has been passed by the Pittsburgh City Council as it struggles to formulate a policy for brightly lit LED signs.</p>
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November 5, 2007, 8am PST
<p>Tribune-Review columnist Bill Steigerwald interviews economic Randal O'Toole about his new book, "The Best-Laid Plans: How Government Planning Harms Your Quality of Life, Your Pocketbook, and Your Future."</p>
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January 24, 2007, 2pm PST
<p>The City of Youngstown, Ohio has decided to give up on reviving its industrial era population, and set about the process of shrinking the city down to a size more in line with its economy.</p>
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January 4, 2007, 7am PST
<p>The city has several new high-rise condo projects on the way, but with prices out of reach of many workers, some wonder if there's enough of a market to bring more people downtown.</p>
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November 5, 2006, 7am PST
<p>Architects, builders and preservationists met in Pittsburgh to discuss ways to get federal guidelines for historic structures to play nice with green building principles.</p>
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June 29, 2006, 2pm PDT
Grace Dobush urges the city of Pittsburgh to preserve its old-world charm.
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July 14, 2004, 1pm PDT
Designed to stop sprawl and preserve farmland, two state tax breaks to farmers are actually fueling further expansion. Much 'farmland' is already developed, yet still gets write-offs.
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August 27, 2003, 11am PDT
Prague, in Central Europe, with 1.2 million residents, has succeeded in developing and preserving its historic center.
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August 3, 2003, 1pm PDT
Southwestern Pennsylvania may benefit from a Slovak sewage project.
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July 6, 2003, 9am PDT
Maglevs that operate at lower-speeds and shorter-distances in and around urban settings seem to be gaining popularity.
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June 9, 2003, 8am PDT
Parris Glendening, former governor of Maryland, and now a leading national Smart Growth advocate, warns about adverse impacts of urban sprawl.
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May 26, 2003, 1pm PDT
The new $370 million David L. Lawrence Convention Center on the banks of the Allegheny River is the world's largest green building.
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October 25, 2001, 4am PDT
Land-use expert Randall Arendt says while many cities have comprehensive plans that aim for conservation, they have zoning laws that promote development and sprawl.
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February 5, 2001, 7am PST
Michael Beyard, senior resident fellow with the Urban Land Institute, said that downtowns may be able to provide retailers with new markets.
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December 7, 2000, 6am PST
Pittsburgh officials seek to prevent the conversion of vacant lots into parking facilities.
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