216 38th Street Meeting Notes

216 38th Street Partners: Moss Architects and E Properties Presenting: Andrew Moss ZBA Hearing = 9/8 Coordinating between the developers to mitigate negative impact on neighbors Proposing to build property line to property line and to front property line Next to property currently under construction on 38th St Garage to be accessed off alleyway, set… (read more)

211-219 38th Street Meeting Notes

211-219 38th Street Partners: Senko Construction & Moss Architects Presenting: Kris Senko Purchased 211-219 38th Street with intent to create 5 new townhomes there ZBA Hearing: September 22nd History of owners, Senko Construction # of projects completed locally in Northside, Oakland, Lawrenceville Doughboy Square townhomes Shops @ Doughboy Begin in 1996, started development in 2004… (read more)

Roasted Barrelhouse & Eatery Meeting Notes

Meeting: 6th Ward Block Watch, 8/22/2016 Presenter: Pete Landis Feels like he is a part of Lawrenceville community now Part of Market Square Association, which works with Zone 2 police often Work together to improve community, reduce crime Current status of Roasted Back deck was an area of concern for nearby residents when building owned by… (read more)

6th Ward Block Watch Notes

Notes for 6th Ward Block Watch Meeting – 8/22/2016 Thanks to Pints on Penn for hosting! This meeting covered public safety, 2 construction projects, and a bar update. The other project notes will also be posted separately for clarity. Public Safety Report – Zone 2 Community Relations Officer Antoine Davis 2 burglaries (see attachment for… (read more)

4412 Butler St Meeting (Former Charter School)

9th Ward Block Watch 8.16.16 4412 Butler Meeting – initial introduction Presentation – Powerpoint by Crow Hill By Fabian Friedland, Crow Hill Development Company Background: Crow Hill is based in Brooklyn, but they have a local partner in Pittsburgh. Part of the urbanist movement, they appreciate neighborhoods and historic buildings. Crow Hill is now 14 months… (read more)

9th Ward Offense Statistics July 16th – August 16th

Pittsburgh Bureau of Police just released the offense statistics from July 16th through August 16th in the 9th Ward. Click on the images below to view them.


4830 Hatfield Meeting Notes

  8.16.16 9th Ward Meeting Rick Belloli, Douglas Duerr, Q Development Presentation Rick’s background is community development, so Q’s approach is to work closely with the local community throughout the development process. About a dozen residents were attending to hear about the Hatfield project. Built in 1885. Was used as a school until the 1940s;… (read more)

LIVE! in Lawrenceville

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We’re turning 15, and we want you all to celebrate with us at a special edition of LIVE! in Lawrenceville. We’ll have games of all kinds: board games, giant games, party games, a money wheel, & a Jeopardy game with a past Jeopardy winner! As usual, we will have lots of local brews, the best Lawrenceville cuisine, and a dance party with Arie Cole, all included in the price of entry.

Join the Party

Get your tickets now! Special discounts for Senior AdvantAge members and Pep Rally parents; free for volunteers (sign up here.)

Sponsor the Party

LU’s work in the community could not continue without the support of local businesses who share our vision for a clean, green, safe, and healthy Lawrenceville commnunity for all. We would love to have your support for this event, whether through in-kind donations or direct support. Check out our sponsorship opportunities, and contacthelen@lunited.org with any questions!

Cast Your Vote

It’s like the Presidential election, only with less controversial candidates! Let us know who you think should be Lawrenceville’s neighbor of the year & which organization or business is the best community partner. This year, we’ve added some fun categories, so make sure you get your vote in now!

Location Change for Back to School Bash

LOCATION CHANGE for Back to School Bash With rain and thunderstorms in the forecast for tomorrow, we’re changing the location of the Back to School Bash to indoors at New Bethel Baptist Church (221 43rd Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15201), just a few blocks from Arsenal Park. The time is still the same: 11 AM to… (read more)