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Ordinance amending the Pittsburgh Code, Title Nine, Zoning Map by changing zoning district boundaries by extending the SP-1 district beyond the Hot Metal
Bridge, and amending the Pittsburgh Code, Title Nine, Zoning amending text for the SP-1 / Pittsburgh Technology Center district.

Introduced: 1/24/2006
Controlling Body: Planning, Zoning & Land Use Committee

Ordinance amending the Pittsburgh Code, Title Nine, Zoning Article III, Section 902.03 - Zoning Map by changing from R1A-VH / Residential Single Unit Attached, Very High Density, RM-M / Residential Multiple-Unit, Moderate Density and LNC /
Local Neighborhood Commercial to RP / Residential Planned Unit Development all certain property bounded by Carrington St, lots 23-F-201 and 23-F-202 in Allegheny Block and Lot system, Alpine Ave, lot 23-F-358 in Allegheny Block and Lot system, Boer Way, Charlick Way, Sampsonia Way, Federal St N, Hemlock St, Hazlip Way, Henderson St and Federal St N, 25th Ward, City of Pittsburgh. (Federal Hill)

Introduced: 1/31/2006
Controlling Body: Planning, Zoning & Land Use Committee

Ordinance Supplementing the Pittsburgh Code, Title Four: Public Places and Property, Article III: Sewers, by adding a new Chapter 433: Illegal Storm Water
Connections, requiring disconnection of illegal surface storm water connections to city sanitary sewers; establishing provisions for dye testing to determine if storm or surface water is entering the sanitary sewer system; requiring evidence of compliance as a condition precedent to the issuance of city lien verification letters and authorizing the setting of fees for the implementation and operation of review process and issuance of city lien verification letters; requiring evidence of compliance upon the sale of real property; granting authority to the Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority to enforce this ordinance.

Introduced: 03/14/2006
Controlling Body: Finance & Budget Committee

Ordinance Amending the Pittsburgh Code, Title V, Traffic, Article V: Operation, by adding Chapter 532, titled "2006 Major League Baseball All-Star Game Overlay Zone" pertaining to the 2006 Major League Baseball All-Star Game and Code Enforcement therefore; Establishing a Major League Baseball All-Star Game Overlay Zone and Official Major League Baseball All-Star Game Activity Period; and Allowing Certain Limited Duration Signs in the Major League Baseball All-Star Game Overlay Zone during the Official Major League Baseball All-Star Game Activity Period.

Introduced: 05/30/2006
Controlling Body: Public Safety Services Committee

Ordinance correcting and amending Title Four, Article I, Chapter 416, section 416.02 of the Pittsburgh Code of Ordinances to set forth certain permit fees for temporary barricades and for repair or reconstruction of sidewalks.

Introduced: 06/06/2006
Controlling Body: Public Works & Environmental Services Committee

Ordinance amending and supplementing the Pittsburgh Code, Title One, Administration, §113.03 Other Powers and Duties of the Mayor, by adding subsection 113.03(c) to allow the Mayor to declare a disaster emergency under certain circumstances, and subject to the provisions hereinafter provided in this ordinance.

Introduced: 06/13/2006
Controlling Body: Public Safety Services Committee

Ordinance amending Ordinance 4 of 2006 creating the “2006 Major League Baseball All-Star Game Overlay Zone” to clarify placement of tents and inflatables in the Safety and Overlay Zones and to delete reference to an unused exhibit.

Introduced: 06/27/2006
Controlling Body: Public Safety Services Committee

Ordinance amending the Pittsburgh Zoning Code, Title Nine, Article One, Chapter 902 Section 902.03, Zoning District Map Nos. 3 & 7 by changing various zoning district classifications in the ELLIOTT neighborhood in accord with Map Pittsburgh: Zoning for your Neighborhood, the city's zoning re-mapping project relative to the city's new Urban Zoning Code.

Introduced: 05/09/2006
Controlling Body: Planning, Zoning & Land Use Committee

Ordinance amending certain portions of the Pittsburgh Code of Ordinances, Title Nine, Zoning, Chapter 902.03 (Zoning Map) to change the Zoning Classification from RM-M / Residential Multi-Unit, Moderate Density to LNC / Local Neighborhood Commercial all certain properties bounded by Maeburn Rd, Morrowfield Ave, Block and Lot #87-K-033 in the Allegheny County block and lot system, Forward Ave, and Block and Lots #87-F324 and -320 in the aforesaid system, 14th Ward.

Introduced: 01/17/2006
Controlling Body: Planning, Zoning & Land Use Committee

Ordinance amending the Pittsburgh Zoning Code, Title Nine, Article One, Chapter 902 Section 902.03, Zoning District Map Nos. 6 & 7 by changing various zoning district classifications in the ALLEGHENY WEST neighborhood in accord with Map Pittsburgh: Zoning for your Neighborhood, the city's zoning re-mapping project relative to the city's new Urban Zoning Code.

Introduced: 05/09/2006
Controlling Body: Planning, Zoning & Land Use Committee

Ordinance establishing Chapter 178 of the Pittsburgh City Code creating a Youth Commission and a Youth Council; vacancies; meetings; duties and responsibilities.

Introduced: 07/25/2006
Controlling Body: Parks, Recreation & Youth Policy Committee

Ordinance amending the Pittsburgh Code, Title Nine, Zoning, Chapter 909.01.J.2 (Regulations applicable to the entire SP-5 District) to increase allowable exceptions to the base District height limitation. (Public Hearing held Wednesday, September 13, 2006).

Introduced: 08/01/2006
Controlling Body: Planning, Zoning & Land Use Committee

Ordinance amending the Pittsburgh Zoning Code, Title Nine, Article One, Chapter 902 Section 902.03, Zoning District Map Nos. 12 and 13 by changing various zoning district classifications in the Greenfield neighborhood in accord with Map Pittsburgh: Zoning for your Neighborhood, the city's zoning re-mapping project relative to the city's new Urban Zoning Code.

Introduced: 07/25/2006
Controlling Body: Planning, Zoning & Land Use Committee

Ordinance amending the Pittsburgh Zoning Code, Title Nine, Article One, Chapter 902 Section 902.03, Zoning District Map No. 6 by changing various zoning district classifications in the Perry South neighborhood in accord with Map Pittsburgh: Zoning for your Neighborhood, the city's zoning re-mapping project relative to the city's new Urban Zoning Code.

Introduced: 07/25/2006
Controlling Body: Planning, Zoning & Land Use Committee

Ordinance amending the Pittsburgh Zoning Code, Title Nine, Article One, Chapter 902 Section 902.03, Zoning District Map Nos. 1, 2, 5 & 6 by changing various zoning district classifications in the Brighton Heights neighborhood in accord with Map Pittsburgh: Zoning for your Neighborhood, the city's zoning re-mapping project relative to the city's new Urban Zoning Code.

Introduced: 07/25/2006
Controlling Body: Planning, Zoning & Land Use Committee

Ordinance amending the Pittsburgh Zoning Code, Title Nine, Article One, Chapter 902 Section 902.03, Zoning District Map Nos. 7 & 12 by changing various zoning district classifications in the Uptown (Bluff) neighborhood in accord with Map Pittsburgh: Zoning for your Neighborhood, the city's zoning re-mapping project relative to the city's new Urban Zoning Code.

Introduced: 08/01/2006
Controlling Body: Planning, Zoning & Land Use Committee

Ordinance providing for the establishment of a Neighborhood Improvement District, in specific the Western Avenue Neighborhood Improvement District, to be administered by the Allegheny West Civil Council.

Introduced: 10/03/2006
Controlling Body: Finance, Law and Purchasing Committee
Sponsor(s): Tonya D. Payne

Ordinance amending the Pittsburgh Zoning Code, Title Nine, Article One, Chapter 902 Section 902.03, Zoning District Maps Nos. 11 and 12 by changing various zoning district classifications in the Bloomfield neighborhood in accord with Map Pittsburgh: Zoning for your Neighborhood, the city's zoning re-mapping project relative to the city's new Urban Zoning Code.

Introduced: 09/05/2006
Controlling Body: Planning, Zoning & Land Use Committee

Ordinance amending the Pittsburgh Zoning Code, Title Nine, Article One, Chapter 902 Section 902.03, Zoning District Maps Nos. 6 and 7 by changing various zoning district classifications in the Manchester neighborhood in accord with Map Pittsburgh: Zoning for your Neighborhood, the city's zoning re-mapping project relative to the city's new Urban Zoning Code.

Introduced: 09/05/2006
Controlling Body: Planning, Zoning & Land Use Committee

Ordinance amending the Pittsburgh Zoning Code, Title Nine, Article One, Chapter 902 Section 902.03, Zoning District Maps Nos. 2, 3, and 7 by changing various zoning district classifications in the Sheraden neighborhood in accord with Map Pittsburgh: Zoning for your Neighborhood, the city's zoning re-mapping project relative to the city's new Urban Zoning Code.

Introduced: 09/05/2006
Controlling Body: Planning, Zoning & Land Use Committee

Ordinance amending the Pittsburgh Code, Title One - Administrative, Article XI - Personnel, Chapter 192 - Pensions, Section 192.01 - Definitions, to correct the definition of average monthly earnings for pension calculation purposes.

Introduced: 10/17/2006
Controlling Body: Finance, Law and Purchasing Committee

Ordinance amending the Pittsburgh Code, Title One - Administrative, Article XI - Personnel, Chapter 192 - Pensions, Section 192.22 Membership, by expanding membership in Benefit Plan No. 2, for members of the Teamsters, Local 249, collective bargaining unit.

Introduced: 10/17/2006
Controlling Body: Finance, Law and Purchasing Committee

Ordinance amending the Pittsburgh City Code to eliminate the Department of General Services and to transfer current Department of General Services responsibilities and functions into other existing City Departments.

Introduced: 10/24/2006
Controlling Body: Facilities, Technology & the Arts Committee

Ordinance No. 25 was omitted

Ordinance amending the Pittsburgh Zoning Code, Title Nine, Article One, Chapter 902 Section 902.03, Zoning District Maps Nos. 6 and 7 by changing various zoning district classifications in the Allegheny Center neighborhood in accord with Map Pittsburgh: Zoning for your Neighborhood, the city's zoning re-mapping project relative to the city's new Urban Zoning Code.

Introduced: 10/24/2006
Controlling Body: Planning, Zoning & Land Use Committee

Ordinance amending and supplementing the Pittsburgh Code, Title Two, Fiscal; Article VII, Business Related Taxes; Chapter 253, Parking Tax, Section 253.02, Tax Levy and Rate, by decreasing the rate of tax from 50% to 45% effective January 1, 2007.

Introduced: 12/05/2006
Controlling Body: Finance, Law and Purchasing Committee

Ordinance amending the Pittsburgh Code, Title Two, Fiscal; Article IX, Property Taxes; Chapter 263, Real Property Tax and Exemption, Section 263.01, Levy and Rate on Lands and Buildings, by fixing the rate of taxation.

Introduced: 12/05/2006
Controlling Body: Finance, Law and Purchasing Committee

Ordinance amending the Pittsburgh Code, Title Two, Fiscal, Article VII, Business Related Taxes, Chapter 245, Earned Income Tax, by fixing the rate of interest on certain delinquent Earned Income Tax for [2006] 2007.

Introduced: 12/05/2006
Controlling Body: Finance, Law and Purchasing Committee

Ordinance amending the Pittsburgh Code, Title Two, Fiscal, Article VII, Business Related Taxes, Chapter 246, Home Rule Tax, by fixing the rate of interest on certain delinquent Earned Income and Home Rule Taxes for [2006] 2007.

Introduced: 12/05/2006
Controlling Body: Finance, Law and Purchasing Committee

Ordinance amending the Pittsburgh Code, Title Nine, Zoning, Article I, Section 902.03 Zoning Map, by changing from R2-L, Residential Two-Unit Low Density District to LNC, Local Neighborhood Commercial District, property located at 103 South Braddock Avenue and identified in the Allegheny County Block and Lot System as Block No.175-K, Lot Number 24 and a 15 foot portion of property parallel to the northerly property line of the property located at 100 East End Avenue and identified in the aforesaid system as Block No. 175-K, Lot No. 41; and the residentially zoned portion of property located at 7600 Penn Avenue and identified in the aforesaid system as Block No. 175-K, Lot No. 26; 14th Ward.

Introduced: 05/23/2006
Controlling Body: Planning, Zoning & Land Use Committee

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