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2014 in Review

Tuesday, January 6th, 2015 @ 2:15PM

As the New Year dawns, I wanted to share with you some highlights of what I’ve been working on in our neighborhoods and throughout our city. This has been a banner year for Pittsburgh; we reduced the size of government, received more than $35 million in grants, revamped numerous departments…

Tuesday, July 8th, 2014

The First Six Months

Time flies!  It’s already been six months since I was sworn in as Councilman for District 8.  I wanted to...

Friday, May 24th, 2013

Victory in District 8

With the help of over a hundred volunteers at polls, phone banks, and on the streets, Dan Gilman won the...


The Issues

Thursday, January 3rd, 2013 @ 7:19AM

Supporting Growth Through Community Planning

District 8 was the only Council district to grow in population over the past 10 years, and we grew by nearly 10%. The reason for this incredible population growth is our desirable residential neighborhoods, thriving business districts, and proximity to some of the City’s most important institutions. In addition to…

Thursday, January 3rd, 2013 @ 7:16AM

Matching Police Resources with District 8 Needs

Thursday, January 3rd, 2013 @ 7:15AM

Using Technology for City Service

Thursday, January 3rd, 2013 @ 7:15AM

Innovation and Entrepreneurship