Pittsburgh Business Times Annual School Rankings
Here they are: The rankings for the school districts in the Pittsburgh metro area, according to the 2015 Guide to Western Pennsylvania Schools, as determined by the Pittsburgh Business Times.
Optimal Home Locator
The Optimal Home Location tool shrinks this web of commuting by finding a minimal commute location for your home. It saves time, reduces transportation expenses, lowers carbon footprint and improves your well-being.
PA Driver's Licence and Car Registration
Moving to or within the state of Pennsylvania, the DOT requires that you submit DMV address change forms as soon as possible to keep your records updated.
Allegheny County Dog Licence
Dog owners in Allegheny County are required by law to obtain a license for every dog that they own. City of Pittsburgh residents must obtain dog licenses from the City of Pittsburgh.
City of Pittsburgh Residential Parking Permits
If your street is located in a permit parking zoned area you may be eligible to purchase a permit decal for your vehicle(s) and/ or a visitor's pass for your visitor; some restrictions may apply. The cost of the permit decal is $20.00 dollars and the visitor pass is $1.00 dollar.
Pittsburgh Port Authority
Port Authority of Allegheny County provides public transportation throughout Pittsburgh and Allegheny County.
Crime Data for Pittsburgh, PA - Trulia
Heatmap of local crime data. Find crime data for Pittsburgh, PA. Pittsburgh crime density heat maps, individual crimes, and more on Trulia.com.
Map & Routes - BikePGH : BikePGH
Bike Pittsburgh’s very own online Pittsburgh Bike Map.
City of Pittsburgh Dog Licence
Your dog's registration tag assists in finding your lost pet. The person who finds your dog simply calls the Bureau of Animal Care & Control at 412-255-2036 with your registration number (on your dog's tag). We then help reunite you with your lost pet. Your dog must be registered with the city when taking it to an animal care facility that boards or provides dog daycare services.
Crime in Pittsburgh - Pittsburgh, PA Crime Map - SpotCrime
Crime maps for US Metro Areas
Pittsburgh Police Crime Map
The Pennsylvania State Police has initiated a new phase in its Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) service designed to increase awareness of crime in the Commonwealth. The new "Are You Aware?" program provides an innovative tool to assist members of the community in researching crime statistics in Pittsburgh and across Pennsylvania.
Home Fair School Reports
School reports contain detailed information from over 89,000 public and private schools from kindergarten through twelfth grade. The school report data also contains information on 15,000 school districts and sub districts.
The Pittsburgh Promise
The Pittsburgh Promise promotes high educational aspirations among urban youth, funds scholarships for post-secondary access, and fuels a prepared and diverse regional workforce.
GreatSchools is the leading national nonprofit empowering parents to unlock educational opportunities for their children. We provide school information and parenting resources to help millions of American families choose the right school, support learning at home, and guide their children to great futures.
RE/MAX Select Realty
Start your home search here at Selecthomefinder.com, the most comprehensive site for real estate in Western Pennsylvania, featuring listings from virtually every local real estate office.
Keymax Settlement Services
Keymax Settlement Services, LLC is a title settlement company proudly serving all counties in Western Pennsylvania. Our primary goal is to provide timely, efficient, and informed title closing services.
Allegheny County Tax Abatements and Exemptions
Listings of the tax abatements and exemptions available to Allegheny County residents. Including the Act 50 Homestead Exemption available to owner occupant properties and reduces county tax assessment by $18,000. Must be applied for by March 1 of the taxing year.
Allegheny County Assessment Website
A county-wide database of home assessed values and tax information.
Find walk-able neighborhood and get the walk score for your home.
The Dirty Dozen
Pittsburgh's annual Dirty Dozen bike race tackles 13 of the city's steepest streets on the Saturday after Thanksgiving. (Probably the most insane bike race in the country, but a great tour of Pittsburgh)
Living Pittsburgh – Our city. Go live it.
The best things to do in Pittsburgh
Allegheny Cycling Association
The Allegheny Cycling Association (ACA) is a Pittsburgh-based, USAcycling-registered bicycle racing club that provides road bike, mountain bike and cyclocross racing opportunities in Western Pennsylvania.
Localpittsburgh magazine is a Pittsburgh-based print publication that highlights all of the exciting and untold stories within the city walls.
We want to put up great Pittsburgh recipes, interview exceptional and quirky Pittsburghers, and have public votes on everything from your favorite Italian restaurant to the best place to take a date in Pittsburgh.
URBANIST guide is printed annually and distributed consistently throughout the year. URBANIST is a free, fold-out, full color, print publication that can be found all over the downtown and uptown area of Pittsburgh.
Twelve times per year, WHIRL promotes the people, places, and businesses that help Pittsburgh continue to be “America’s Most Livable City.” From fundraisers and galas to after-work happy hours, WHIRL provides a behind-the-scenes look at Pittsburgh’s vibrant social scene.
The 9 Hottest New Restaurants in Pittsburgh - Eater
Eater returns to Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania to focus on the city's newest restaurants earning serious buzz.
Where we come to share life.
Best of the 'Burgh 2018: Food and Drink - Pittsburgh Magazine
Best of the 'Burgh 2018: Food and Drink, From a goat rodeo farm and dairy to a Spanish revival to a secret lunch ââ discover what our editors chose for the Best of the 'Burgh in food and drink.
Garden Dreams Urban Farm & Nursery
Our mission is to supply the home gardener with a combination of strong seedlings and gardening advice which will hopefully add up to an enjoyable gardening experience for them.
Three Rivers Arts Festival
The Dollar Bank Three Rivers Arts Festival, a production of the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust, is a celebration of the arts in downtown Pittsburgh unlike any other in the nation. Each of its world-class, multi-disciplinary performing and visual arts attractions is free to attend and open to the public! The Festival begins on the first Friday in June and takes place at the confluence of Pittsburgh’s famed three rivers in Point State Park, throughout picturesque Gateway Center, and in the city’s world-renowned Cultural District.
Pittsburgh Glass Center
Pittsburgh Glass Center is a nonprofit, public access school, gallery and state-of-the-art glass studio dedicated to teaching, creating and promoting glass art.
Tickets and Events in Pittsburgh's Cultural District
Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh
A collection of four creative, inspiring, thought-provoking places of exploration: Carnegie Museum of Art, Carnegie Museum of Natural History, Carnegie Science Center, and The Andy Warhol Museum. We educate young people and attract lifetime learners of all ages. We are the largest, most far-reaching cultural organization in the Pittsburgh region, known throughout the world for our vast art and scientific collections and our scientific research. And we’re a community leader in educational outreach.
Union Project is a historic space that is community restored and maintained; the space itself transformed as a creative solution to a community problem. We’ve come a long way since 2001, but our work still centers on the power of arts to transform. We believe that art can create change, and help us build a more inclusive, empathetic, and just community.
The Mon Valley Initiative
Working together to unite the communities and restore the economic vitality of the Mon Valley. The Housing and Real Estate Development Team seeks to revitalize Mon Valley communities by providing safe, affordable housing options and by strengthening its commercial districts.
Growth Through Energy and Community Health (GTECH) works with people to transition land use liabilities into community assets and improve the economic, social, and environmental health of our communities.
URA - Urban Redevelopment Authority
The Urban Redevelopment Authority of Pittsburgh (URA) is the City of Pittsburgh's economic development agency, committed to creating jobs, expanding the City's tax base and improving the vitality of businesses and neighborhoods.
ConsumerAffairs Solar Guide
Guide and resources if you are considering adding solar to your home. Switching to solar energy is a big decision. Before you buy: Compare the best solar energy companies. Estimate cost vs. savings. Research types of solar panels.
Green Building Alliance
Promoting Healthy and High-Performing Places to Live, Work, Play, and Learn. Green Building Alliance is a nonprofit organization that inspires the creation of healthy, high-performing places for everyone.
New Leaf Home Energy
New Leaf Home Energy works with Pittsburgh, PA homeowners and developers to help them save money, live more comfortably and reduce the footprint of their homes on the environment. We utilize a “whole-house approach.” By using state-of-the-art testing equipment, we don’t just guess what your home needs, we identify it and present you with a comprehensive plan to reduce your utility bills.
CCI Center - Get Energy Smarter - Funding and Incentives
Times are tough and financing energy efficiency improvements can stretch just about every budget. The good news is you may qualify for tax credits, utility rebates or low interest loans to make these improvements more affordable, but you need to know where to look
ENERGY STAR | The Simple Choice for Energy Efficiency
Improving your home's energy efficiency with ENERGY STAR can help to lower high energy bills, improve comfort and reduce greenhouse gas emissions. A new home that has earned the ENERGY STAR label has undergone a process of inspections, testing, and verification to meet strict requirements set by the US EPA.
Diagnostic Energy Auditors of Western PA
DEAWP members are BPI Certified Contractors who perform Energy Audits in Pittsburgh. We are also Energy Star Raters in Pittsburgh. We are Energy Efficient Remodelers in Pittsburgh and are professionals in the field of Home Energy Efficiency and Whole Home Performance.
We bring together diverse stakeholders aligned around this goal, collaborating to leverage resources, share information, and coordinate services in order to increase energy literacy among residents and empower them to make informed energy decisions, leading to a cleaner healthier environment.
Inspiring Reuse. Donate building materials. Find vintage materials for your next project. Construction Junction also provides donation services to DIY'er and Homeowners working on remodeling projects.
Pittsburgh Magazine: Home
Pittsburgh Home and Garden features architecture, decoration and interior design services in Pittsburgh.
Tree Pittsburgh | Protecting and Growing the Urban Forest
Tree Pittsburgh protects and grows the city's urban forest through education, advocacy, community tree planting and maintenance.
Trail Pittsburgh - PLAY. JOIN. VOLUNTEER.
Our mission is to create, enhance, and preserve great trail experiences in Southwestern Pennsylvania.
Venture Outdoors - Public and Custom Outdoor Activities
Craving an adventure? We have just the activity you're looking for: kayaking, hiking, biking, snowshoeing, fly fishing, cross country skiing, geocaching and more! Whether you're a newbie or you've been enjoying the outdoors for a while, you belong outside with us.
Sustainable Landcare Services | Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens | Pittsburgh PA
If you are a home or business owner looking for a professional to design, install or maintain your yard or landscape, consider a Phipps-accredited Sustainable Landcare Professional. You can have a beautiful lawn that is healthy for you, your children, your pets and the birds, bees and butterflies.
Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy
Improving quality of life for the people of Pittsburgh by restoring the park system to excellence in partnership with government and the community. Projects and programs are conducted with respect for the environment, historic design, and the needs of our diverse region.