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OPDC to develop 49 affordable apartments through tax credit award

We’re thrilled to share that this summer the Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency awarded Low-Income Housing Tax Credits (LIHTC) for OPDC’s Oakland Affordable Living development. With this financing we will renovate 24 existing affordable units, known as Allequippa Place, and construct 25 new units, all in West Oakland. Allequippa Place was one of the first LIHTC […]

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Oakland Affordable Living Development one of four projects to increase Pittsburgh’s livability

We’re thrilled to share that the Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency awarded low-income housing tax credits for OPDC’s Oakland Affordable Living development. With this financing we will renovate existing affordable units and construct new units, all in West Oakland. This site was one of the first LIHTC developments in PA and we’re proud to maintain its […]

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Carlow University Master Plan Community Meeting

The West Oakland Neighborhood Council is hosting a community meeting for residents to speak with Carlow University and Cannon Design representatives about Carlow’s Master Plan. The meeting will take place on Tuesday, May 3 from 6:30-8:30pm at The Corner, located 200 Robinson Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213. For more information, contact wwilson@opdc.org or 412.621.7863 ext. 15.

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Meeting notes and presentation from February 3 development meeting

On February 3rd, OPDC convened a community meeting for residents to speak with representatives of city council, the Department of City Planning, the Urban Redevelopment Authority, the office of Mayor Peduto, and the Department of Public Works about projects proposed for Oakland. The purpose of the meeting was to understand the zoning and permitting processes […]

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Development in Oakland: A community-wide meeting on February 3

Do you have concerns about the -Oakland Gateway Venture Project at Bates and the Blvd of the Allies? -Potential redevelopment of the Jewish Federation’s property on McKee Place? -Expanded Campus Advantage Project on Forbes Avenue? This community-wide meeting will address many large-scale developments proposed for the neighborhood. Join us for an interactive session with City of […]

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Hotel, apartments headed for Pittsburgh Technology Center

On August 12th, OPDC convened a public meeting for residents to learn about the proposed Hotel Indigo to be built at South Oakland’s Pittsburgh Technology Center. According to developer Northpointe, the building will occupy the vacant parcel at the corner of Second Avenue and Bates Street and will be six stories high. The hotel will […]

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