Registration is required (12 years old or younger)
SATURDAY, October 26, 2013
-Pittsburgh Carrick High School Cafeteria
-Registration contact: (412)884-5509, provide name of child, age & phone number
One evening, 3 community reports on Brownsville Road.
Drop in any time to hear about the final reports and recommendations from the Business District Implementation and Strategy plan, a Public Safety Study, and a Scenic Asset Inventory conducted along Brownsville Road.
Everyone is welcome.
Want to know more about current planning and future development projects taking place within the Carrick and Overbrook communities? Join the Carrick Community Council in welcoming guest speaker Gregory Jones, the Executive Director of Economic Development South. Greg will discuss current projects and initiatives that EDS is overseeing within Carrick and Overbrook. The meeting is open to the public and will take place at 7pm on May 8th, 2013 at the Pittsburgh Concord K-5 Auditorium, 2350 Brownsville Road, Pittsburgh PA 15210.
There will be an update and discussion about the potential library along Brownsville Road on Saturda April 27, 2013 from 10-11:30am at Temple Baptist Church, 743 Brownsville Road, Pittsburgh PA 15210. This is your oppotunity to give CLP feedback, ask questions and voice your opinion. Everyone is welcome.
There will be a community open house on April 18, 2013 from 6-8pm at the Pittsburgh Carrick High School Cafeteria, 125 Parkfield Street, Pittsburgh PA 15210. This will be an opportunity to share your thoughts and ideas about the Brownsville Road Corridor that is currently being focused upon as part of a comprehensive Brentwood, Carrick Buisness District Node study.
The 17th annual Cops and Kids vs. the Steelers Basketball game in Carrick will be played on Thursday, March 28.
The game sponsored by District Judge Richard King assembles a team of kids who join with Pittsburgh police officers from Zone 3 to compete in a basketball game against current and former members of the Pittsburgh Steelers. The game will begin at 7:30 p.m. at Pittsburgh Carrick High School gym 125 Parkfield Street, PGH PA 15210.
At halftime, there will be autograph signings and photo opportunities with the Steeler players attending that night. Prizes will be drawn at the end of the third quarter including autographed footballs, tickets to Penguins games, tickets to Pirate baseball club seats and much more.
Tickets are $7 for adults and children and will be available at the door on game day or from the Carrick Athletic Association until the game sells out. Doors open at 7 p.m ., the game starts at 7:30 p.m. For more information, call 412-337-0515.
Those attending are asked to use the gym entrance on Spokane Street.
Soft drinks, pizza, hoagies, hot dogs and snacks will be sold.
Please take the time to do this anonymous Brownsville Rd. Public Safety Survey
This survey will give Councilwoman Natalia Rudiak's office, law enforcement, and Carrick-Overbrook Block Watch an opportunity to see, all in one place, what residents and business owners feel are the top issues and opportunities for solutions in terms of public safety for the Brownsville Rd. business corridor.
Fresh Produce Distribution – NO PRE-REGISTRATION
WHERE: St. John Vianney Church Parking Lot, 823 Climax Street, Allentown off E. Warrington Avenue at Climax and Allen
WHEN: 4:30 – 6:30 p.m. on Friday March 8th. Please do not arrive before 4 p.m. – arriving early does not mean early service.
WHO IS ELIGIBLE: Households in the 15203, 15210 and 15211 Zip Codes + Carrick residents in 15227 that have household income at or below 150% of the poverty level. Income guidelines are below:
Even if you don’t qualify based on income, all of the following conditions qualify you for Fresh Fridays on the Hilltop: receiving unemployment compensation, food stamps, cash assistance or medical assistance, SSI, or Social Security Disability. Also, those who are experiencing a crisis situation are always welcome. Produce to People and food pantry users are also welcome.
NOTE: 1 pick-up on each date per household
WHAT TO BRING: Proof of zip code residency such as rent receipt, utility bill receipt, mortgage payment receipt, valid state ID, or a valid driver’s license. Please bring bags, boxes or rolling carts. They will not be provided for you.
FOR INFORMATION CONTACT: Hilltop Alliance at 412-586-5807
Sponsored By: Hilltop Alliance, Allentown CDC, Beltzhoover Civic Association, Brashear Association, St. John Vianney Church and Food Pantry, and the Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank
Carrick Community Council Education Committee: Public Meeting
March 13, 2013
5:30-6:30 Light Refreshments
7:00-9:00 Meet with Guest of your Interest
Pittsburgh Concord K-5, 2350 Brownsville Road, Pittsburgh PA 15210
- District #7 Pittsburgh Board of Education Board Representative
- Pittsburgh Concord K-5 Principal
- Pittsburgh Roosevelt PreK-5 Principal
- Pittsburgh South Brook Principal
- Pittsburgh Carrick Principal
- A+ Schools Executive Director
- Representative from CCAC North and South
- Representative from Pittsburgh Promise
- Representative from Gifted & Talented/AP - relevant to achieving success in college
- A Session from PPS for "Skills Needed for Post-secondary Success"
- A Session from PPS for "GPA/SAT/and Matching to Good Schools"
5th grade is selling lottery tickets each ticket is $3 for sale at Concord. We are also having a bake sale and Chinese auction March 15th at book bingo at St. Pius hall in the back of the church parking lot. We are also selling shamrock cookies from eat n park for $1 each. For more information, contact Melanie LaMond Tedesco home number 412-207-2372.