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Updates on local playgrounds in various stages of upgrades
A child leaps over obstacles at the Greenfield Elementary playground fundraiser on May 13.Photo by Ray Gerard. Summer is almost here and playgrounds will soon be filled with kids. A few playgrounds in the fifth council district have been tagged for repairs or upgrades. To get the latest updates, I spoke with Councilman Corey O’Connor and other neighbors working to improve their nearby recreation facilities.
City Council Redistricting is Underway
District 5 Councilman Corey O'ConnorCourtesy of the office of Councilman Corey O'Connor. Pittsburgh residents elect their City Council members based on nine districts that are apportioned every 10 years in response to the United States census. That process is currently underway, with the City Council Reapportionment Advisory Committee using the 2020 census population data.