2016-2020 Accomplishments

 

October 2017 East Allegheny Community Council, in conjunction with NSLC, holds its 26th annual Pumpkinfest in Allegheny Commons East Park. More than 5,000 people including over 1,700 children, attended this children's harvest festival. 

July 2017 The Deutschtown Music Festival, in conjunction with NSLC, holds its 5th annual Deutschtown Music Festival throughout Historic Deutschtown, East Deutschtown, Troy Hill, Allegheny City Center and Allegheny Commons East Park. More than 20,000 people were in attendance with 225 bands and 33 stages over 2 days. 

December 2016 NSLC is awarded a $350,000 Intermodal Grant from the PA Department of Community & Economic Development to enhance road improvements and streetscapes surrounding the Workingmen’s Square project on E Ohio St.

November 2016 NSLC kicks off the renovation of ten homes (5 each in Brightwood and Observatory Hill) and completes the construction of a large retaining wall at Penn Brewery.

October 2016 East Allegheny Community Council, in conjunction with NSLC, holds its 25th annual Pumpkinfest in Allegheny Commons East Park. More than 5,000 people, including 1,400 children, attended this children's harvest festival.

July 2016 The Northside Veterans Monuments Initiative is created, bringing together various organizations to begin a multi-year initiative to restore, preserve and interpret the various monuments throughout Northside.

June 2016 Northside Sandwich Week celebrates its 5th anniversary with record number of restaurants and record attendance. Delicious!