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

Using Technology for City Service

Not only does the City need to create a supportive environment for new businesses in the tech sector, we need to start using the technology that this region is inventing and spreading throughout the world. We live in the 21st century yet our City government operates with 1980s technology. The…

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

Innovation and Entrepreneurship

For all of the incredible technological resources Pittsburgh has to offer – from our hospitals and universities to small start-ups throughout District 8 – City government is doing next to nothing to help young entrepreneurs get their ideas, and their businesses, off the ground. The City should become a one-stop…

Thursday, January 3rd, 2013 @ 7:06AM

The Jewish Chronicle: A Jew runs for city council

The Jewish Chronicle has recently covered Dan’s bid for City Council: Whether residents are newly arrived, born-and-bred natives or somewhere in between, Gilman also recognizes that the city is failing to deliver the most basic services with efficiency and ease. “We need to make government more effective,” he says. Building…

Thursday, January 3rd, 2013 @ 7:02AM

Citypaper: Dan Gilman is running for council — one block at a time

Though it’s a few weeks old, this is a great article about the 2013 Election.   What’s more, he says, he’ll be the candidate best positioned to pick up where Peduto leaves off. Because he already works on Peduto’s initiatives, “I will be able to hit the ground running. It…

Thursday, January 3rd, 2013 @ 4:54AM

Campaign Kick-Off Reception!

You are invited to attend a campaign kick-off reception for   GILMAN FOR CITY COUNCIL   Monday, January 14, 2013, 6-8pm at up Modern Kitchen 5500 Walnut Street Shadyside   Suggested Contribution: $100 (please come with whatever support you can provide)   https://www.facebook.com/events/515464088485033/

Friday, December 21st, 2012 @ 11:21AM

Dan Gilman Announces Candidacy

For Immediate Release November 27, 2012 Dan Gilman to Run for City Council Pittsburgh PA — Dan Gilman, 30, announced today that he will be seeking election to represent Pittsburgh’s 8th district on City Council. The primary election will be held on May 21, 2013. Gilman currently serves as chief-of-staff…