Lower Hill Development Agreement (CCIP) Available for Review
On September 9, 2014, the final draft of the Community Collaboration & Implementation Plan was officially signed and announced to the public. The plan describes specific goals, strategies and processes for maximizing the inclusion of the Greater Hill community in the redevelopment project. To access a copy of the CCIP, please click on the "Read More" link below.
Councilman Lavelle Discusses Lower Hill Development on WESA
Councilman Lavelle, together with Marimba Milliones of the Hill CDC, sat with 90.5 WESA for an interview to discuss the development of the 28 acres site in the Lower Hill District. To listen, click on the header or here.
Councilman Lavelle Volunteers at "Drink for Pink" Event
The Councilman volunteered as a celebrity bartender at this year's "Drink for Pink" event hosted by the Pittsburgh Downtown Partnership at the Downtown Fairmount Hotel. Proceeds from the event go to the Susan G. Komen Foundation for breast cancer support and research. Sister events were held in Oakland and the South Side.
Councilman Lavelle Sworn In for 2nd Term
Councilman Lavelle was sworn in on January 6th for his second term as the representative to District 6. Upon thanking his supporters, the Councilman vowed and asked fellow council members to advocate on behalf of the disenfranchised, stressing the importance of addressing the social issues that affect those in need in the city, in order to make Pittsburgh truly a livable city for all.
Grand Opening of Hill District Shop n Save
30 years in the making, the Hill District now has a full service grocery with the grand opening on October 17 of the Shop n Save at the Centre Heldman Plaza. Councilman Lavelle, together with other elected officials and community leaders, was present at the opening ceremony as he thanked the perseverance of the community and their work in making the opening a reality.
Welcome to Council District 6!