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BPG Mentioned in TRIB LIVE – Penguins’ Lower Hill Redevelopment Minority Workforce Plan Approved

 April 5, 2021     , ,

by Tom Davidson The mistakes and unfulfilled promises that were made in the 1960s when the Civic Arena was built in Pittsburgh’s Lower Hill District won’t happen again, one of the people involved with the redevelopment project for the site said Wednesday. The plans are different now. They’re inclusive of Black residents and others in the neighborhood, and there’s a commitment to revitalize the area in its entirety, said Kimberly C. Ellis, a Hill District resident who...

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