- Final operating permit
- Summary document
- ACHD responses to all comments received during public comment period
Lawrenceville United, Lawrenceville Corporation, Councilwoman Deb Gross, and the Department of City Planning held the third and final “Housing For All” community meeting on Monday, November 5th from 6-8 p.m. at Goodwill of Southwestern PA’s Workforce Development Center. The meeting focused on the proposed Interim Planning Overlay District (IPOD) for Lawrenceville that would implement inclusionary zoning across the neighborhood. Please see below for materials and notes from the meeting:
- Presentation from LU & LC
- Presentation from Department of City Planning on policy specifics
- Meeting notes from Q&A
Please follow the links below for recaps of the previous two meetings:
- Housing For All: Inclusionary Zoning as a Tool to Preserve Affordability
- Housing For All: The State of Housing & Displacement in Lawrenceville
- Sign the petition to support the Lawrenceville Inclusionary Zoning IPOD and share it with your neighbors!
- Speak an upcoming City Council standing meeting to voice your support for inclusionary zoning! Contact info@LUnited.org or 412-802-7220 for more information.
The second of three “Housing For All” community meetings was held on Wednesday, October 17th at 6 p.m. at Goodwill of Southwestern PA’s Workforce Development Center. The meeting focused on Inclusionary Zoning as a tool to preserve affordability. Please see below for materials and notes from the meeting:
- Presentation from Lawrenceville United & Lawrenceville Corporation
- Video introducing Inclusionary Housing
- Presentation from Department of City Planning
- Meeting notes from Q&A + break-out groups
- Follow up questions that were submitted are currently being answered and will be posted here when complete.
The third community meeting, Housing For All: Community Feedback and Call to Action, will take place on Monday, November 5th from 6-8 p.m. at Goodwill’s Workforce Development Center (118 52nd Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15201). The building is fully accessible. Dinner provided. Childcare available by advance request to LU at 412-802-7220.
For a recap of the first meeting held on 9/28/2018, Housing For All: The State of Housing & Displacement in Lawrenceville, please click here.
Many thanks to the Office of Councilwoman Deb Gross, Lawrenceville Corporation and the Department of City Planning for partnering on this effort. The hosting partners provided updates on the state of housing in Lawrenceville, displacement, and what’s being done about it. Thank you to all of the attendees who shared their stories and experiences.
Be sure to check out Lawrenceville United’s Presentation here: The State of Housing in Lawrenceville
We also have the notes that reflect the stories and experiences shared by the session attendees: Housing for All Group Notes
The next event in the Housing for All series happens on October 17, 2018 from 6-8 p.m. at Goodwill’s Workforce Development Center at 118 52nd Street – Inclusionary Zoning: a tool to preserve affordability
In case you missed the 9th Ward Block Watch on 8/21/2018, here are the materials that were shared:
- Agenda from Lawrenceville United
- Crime report from Zone 2 Police
- Presentation #1 from PWSA’s Executive Director Bob Weimar
- Presentation #2 from PWSA regarding Lead Line Replacement Program
Join us on 9/18/2018 at 6:30 p.m. at St. Mary’s Lyceum for the next 9th Ward Block Watch.
Miss out on our Housing for All event and resource fair? Check out some of the presentations from it here! (Click the link to view each presentation)
View the opening presentation which features basic statistics regarding housing prices, current state of housing, displacement numbers, and more.
AGENDA FOR THE DAY:
11:30-11:45 a.m. – Unlawful Evictions — ACTION Housing
11:45 a.m. – 12 p.m. – Lawrenceville Community Land Trust — Lawrenceville Corporation
12-12:30 p.m. – Law panel — Regional Housing Legal Services, Commission on Human Relations, Neighborhood Legal Services
12:30-12:45 p.m. – Healthy Home Practices — Women for a Healthy Environment
12:45-1 p.m. – Homebuying courses, credit counseling — NeighborWorks
1-1:30 p.m. – Policy tools — Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing
11:30-11:45 a.m. – Home Repair Programs — Rebuilding Together Pittsburgh
11:45 a.m.-12 p.m. – Services for single-family homes — ACTION Housing
12-12:15 p.m. – Loans for home improvements — URA
12:15-12:30 p.m. – No-interest loans — Hebrew Free Loan Association