Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Bookmark and Share
Meeting Name: City Council Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 11/13/2006 10:00 AM Minutes status: Final  
Meeting location: Council Chambers
Published agenda: Agenda Agenda Published minutes: Minutes Minutes  
Meeting video:  
File #Ver.Agenda #TypeTitleActionResultAction DetailsVideo
2006-0936 1 ProclamationNOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, that the Council of the City of Pittsburgh hereby commends and thanks Shirley and Ron Barasch for all that they have done for both the local community and the global one.AdoptedPass Action details Not available
2006-0937 1 ProclamationNOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, that the Council of the City of Pittsburgh hereby commends and thanks the Beth Shalom Award recipients for all their great work for the community.AdoptedPass Action details Not available
2006-0938 1 ProclamationNOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that the Council of the City of Pittsburgh acknowledges and recognizes Soul Day as a day that culturally educates, enlightens and empowers the African-American Community specifically, and all communities in general, and I do hereby declare Friday, November 17, 2006 as "Soul Day" in the City of Pittsburgh.AdoptedPass Action details Not available
2006-0939 1 ProclamationNOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED, that the Council of the City of Pittsburgh does urge the citizens of the County of Allegheny to join in supporting those philanthropic organizations that help make life in the County of Allegheny a better place. BE IT FUTHER RESOLVED, that the Council of the City of Pittsburgh, does recognize Wednesday, November 15, 2006,as "National Philanthropy Day" and gives our thanks to those who support Philanthropic organizations.AdoptedPass Action details Not available
2006-0940 1 ProclamationNOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that the Council of the City of Pittsburgh hereby wishes to show its support for the Neighbors in the Strip organization and their 2006 Legends of the Strip honoree, Mr. Alan Siger, as together, they continue to devote their efforts toward promoting sustainable economic development within the City of Pittsburgh. AdoptedPass Action details Not available
2006-0941 1 ProclamationNOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that the Council of the City of Pittsburgh hereby wishes to sincerely honor Mrs. Anita Mae Whitsett Brown on her 90th birthday, which she will celebrate on November 10, 2006, while additionally thanking her for all of her tireless dedication to the betterment of her community and the City of Pittsburgh in its entirety. AdoptedPass Action details Not available
2006-0942 1 ProclamationNOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that the Council of the City of Pittsburgh hereby wishes to show its support for the Grace Memorial Presbyterian Church on its 138th Anniversary, while additionally commending the Church community for their continued efforts to work for racial, social and economic justice, while simultaneously strengthening ecumenical bonds.AdoptedPass Action details Not available
2006-0943 1 ProclamationNOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, that the Council of the City of Pittsburgh commends The Boy Scouts of America for all its great work and congratulates Daniel Borsani and Zachary Brown for achieving the rank of Eagle Scout.AdoptedPass Action details Not available
2006-0930 1 ResolutionResolution providing for a Contract or Contracts, or the use of existing Contracts for the purchase of Class A foam and other fire suppression related equipment for the Fire Bureau at a cost not to exceed One hundred and thirty thousand dollars ($130,000) and providing for the payment thereof.Read and referred  Action details Not available
2006-0931 1 ResolutionResolution further amending Resolution No. 762, effective January 1, 2006, as amended, entitled “Adopting and approving the 2006 Capital Budget and the 2006 Community Development Block Grant Program; and approving the 2006 through 2011 Capital Improvement Program,” by increasing Public Safety Capital Funds in the amount of $198,820.00 and creating the “HUD Building Demolition” funded through the HUD-Independent Agencies Appropriation Act of 2004, Grant Number B-04-SP-PA-0638 line item. Read and referred  Action details Not available
2006-0929 1 ResolutionResolution amending Resolution No. 459, effective August 2, 2006, entitled “Providing for the execution of a Cooperation Agreement or Agreements with the Urban Redevelopment Authority of Pittsburgh for the performance of certain work in connection with the 2006-2007 Community Development Block Grant Program, and providing for the payment of the cost thereof, not to exceed $7,278,345” by reducing the Neighborhood Business and Economic Development line item by $700,000 and transferring the funds to Neighborhood Housing Initiative. (Council Districts: All).Read and referred  Action details Not available
2006-0935 1 OrdinanceAn Ordinance amending the Pittsburgh Code of Ordinances, Title Nine, Zoning, Article V, Section 911.02, Use Table, and Section 911.04, Use Standards, by amending the definition of Restaurant and providing new use standards for restaurants with and without liquor licenses.Read and referred  Action details Not available
2006-0932 1 Appointment-InformingResolution informing Council of the appointment of The Honorable Jeffrey S. Koch, as a member to the Sports and Exhibition Authority of the City of Pittsburgh for a term to expire December 31, 2010. Mr. Koch is appointed to fill the unexpired term of the Honorable Luke Ravenstahl.Read, Received and Filed  Action details Not available
2006-0933 1 Appointment-Requiring VoteResolution appointing Scott W. Kunka, as Director of the City of Pittsburgh, Department of Finance. Said appointment shall be effective as of date confirmed by Council.Held, Pending Interview  Action details Not available
2006-0934 1 Appointment-Requiring VoteResolution appointing Barbara L. Trant, as Director of the City of Pittsburgh, Department of Personnel and Civil Service Commission. Said appointment shall be effective as of date confirmed by Council.Held, Pending Interview  Action details Not available
2006-0927 1 ReportReport of the Committee on Finance, Law and Purchasing for November 6, 2006.Read, Received and FiledPass Action details Not available
2006-0896 1 ResolutionResolution providing for the filing of petitions for the sale of certain properties, acquired at tax sales in accordance with Act No. l7l of l984, "Second Class City Treasurer Sale and Collection Act", effective December 11, 1984. ITEMS A thru L. A: 1928 Lowrie; B: 3026 Frederick; C: 1808 Davis; D: 1325 Lowrie; E: 2 Millbridge; F: 41 Allen; G: 545 Wyola; H: 583 Blessing; I: 1617 Westmont; J: 2714 Mission; K: 4251 Bryn Mawr; L: 6501 Deary; M: 5744 Pierce. Passed FinallyPass Action details Not available
2006-0897 1 ResolutionResolution providing for conveyance by the City of Pittsburgh of certain property, under Act No. l7l of l984, entitled, “Second Class City Treasurer Sale and Collection Act”, effective December 11, 1984. ITEMS. A through C: 1115 & 1117 Manhattan; B: 605 Foreland; C: 609 Foreland. Passed FinallyPass Action details Not available
2006-0898 1 ResolutionResolution providing for the filing of petitions for the sale of certain properties, acquired at tax sales, in accordance with Act No.171 of 1984, “Second Class City Treasurer Sale and Collection Act”, effective December 11, 1984. ITEM A: 1818 University. Passed FinallyPass Action details Not available
2006-0899 1 ResolutionResolution repealing items in Resolutions approved on various dates, authorizing the sale of properties in various wards of the City of Pittsburgh, in accordance with Act No. 171 of 1984, "Second Class City Treasurer Sale and Collection Act", effective December 11, 1984. Items A thru D: A: 7014 Mt. Vernon; B: 7301 Monticello; C: 4760 Aloe; D: 6748 Atwell. Passed FinallyPass Action details Not available
2006-0928 1 ReportReport of the Committee on Public Works and Environmental Services for November 6, 2006.Read, Received and FiledPass Action details Not available
2006-0900 1 ResolutionResolution authorizing the Mayor and/or the Director of the Department Public Works to enter into an Agreement with the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Department of Transportation, for Winter Traffic Services, Five year agreement, for the period beginning October 15, 2006 and ending April 30, 2011.Passed FinallyPass Action details Not available