Bigelow Blvd closes for construction November 1

The Department of Mobility and Infrastructure (DOMI) and the University of Pittsburgh are working together to redesign the stretch of Bigelow Boulevard between Fifth and Forbes Avenues to improve bike, vehicular, and pedestrian safety.

Bigelow Boulevard, between Fifth and Forbes Avenue, will CLOSE for construction starting November 1, 2019 and will be closed for the duration of the construction project – through August 2020. Stay updated on the project's progress here.

Oakland Affordable Living wins Social Equity in Design Award

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"Designing for a socio-economic group – low income – cuts across gender, race, ethnicity, age and ability, and addresses a core human right: shelter."

We are excited to announce that Oakland Affordable Living--our 49-unit low-income housing tax credit development in West Oakland--was recognized for a Social Equity in Design Award by AIA Pittsburgh. Congratulations to our team: Loysen + Kreuthmeier Architects, Sota Construction Services, Inc., Common Ground, Whitney Bailey Cox and Magnani, Fortier Engineering, Hornfeck Engineering. Read more here.

We are accepting applications for Oakland Affordable Living and Parkview Manor! Click here to learn more.

Plan for your financial future

Join a five-week financial wellness program led by OPDC's Financial Opportunity Center and start achieving your goals! Regain your financial footing, advance your career, and explore the possibility of homeownership.

Sessions begin October 16, 2019 and take place every Wednesday evening from 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. at the Oakland Career Center, 294 Semple Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213. Childcare and dinner are provided. There is no cost to attend.

Registration closes October 15, 2019.
Contact Jarrett Crowell at 412.621.3821 ext 16 or jcrowell@opdc.org to learn more and to reserve your spot.

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