MOVEPGH Community Workshop #1 is focused on transportation issues related to the Northside, Allegheny Riverfront, and West End Valley. The workshop is open to the public – even if you do not live in these areas. Join the MOVEPGH team for an open and interactive discussion about walkability, highways, transit, bicycling, and more.
Workshop #1 Schedule:
Workshop #1 Kick-off Event: Describing the week's activities & preliminary findings
WHEN: Monday, March 26 6:00-7:30PM
WHERE: Allegheny Middle School - Allegheny Center
Workshop #1 Open House: See the MOVEPGH team at work & provide input
WHEN: Three open sessions--drop in any time
WHERE: Sen. John Heinz History Center - Strip District
Workshop #1 Wrap-Up Event: A MOVEPGH team progress report for the week
WHEN: Thursday, March 29 6:00-7:30PM
WHERE: Martin Luther King, Jr. Elementary School - Allegheny Center
About the MOVEPGH Design Workshops:
MOVEPGH Workshop #1 is the first of four (4) week-long MOVEPGH public designworkshops to be held around the City over the next six months. Each workshop will highlight different portions of the City of Pittsburgh. These “design studio” workshops will be multi-disciplinary, working design sessions where stakeholders, designers, technical experts, and the public will work together to develop, design and plan solutions. TheMOVEPGH team will work all week long in a different location for each of the four Workshops to develop and test various design and planning ideas related to:
Each of the four workshops will follow a similar schedule:
Day 1 – Evening Kick-off meeting
Day 2, 3, & 4 – Daytime Open House work sessions
Day 4 – Evening Wrap-up event
Evening Kick-off Meeting: sets the stage for the coming week, and provides a progress report on work to-date.
Daytime Open Houses: provide great opportunities for community groups, residents, the business community and others to interact with the planning team by expressing their ideas, plans, and concerns. Drop in any time!
Evening Wrap-up Meetings: will summarize all of the input received during the previous four days and offer another opportunity for an interactive discussion with other stakeholders and the MOVEPGH Team. MOVEPGH Project info can be found at www.planpgh.com/movepgh.
Tuesday, March 27, 2012
Office of Councilman R. Daniel Lavelle
414 Grant Street, 5th Floor | City County Building
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
telephone: 412-255-2134 | facsimile 412-255-0737