Join the community for the Bloomfield Gateway Planning Process!

Saturday, January 19th and Saturday, February 23rd
choose from 1 of 2 identical sessions on each day
from 10am-12pm or 2pm-4pm

The February workshop will build on the January workshop. All are invited to participate but they should commit to attending 1 session on both dates.

Guided by Studio for Spatial Practice and sponsored by ACTION-Housing, the community will come together to consider the Shur Save site and create a community-led vision for that site and the surrounding intersection.

Both of the workshops are OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. Each workshop will feature breakout sessions with a maximum of 50 participants. RSVP NEEDED to participate in breakout sessions: sam@bloomfieldpgh.org or 412.681.8800.

For free childcare please indicate number of children you are bringing in your RSVP.  An accessible entrance is located in the rear of the building off of Mend Way. A light meal will be available during workshops. If any other accommodations are needed please indicate that in your RSVP.

If you have any questions, contact sam@bloomfieldpgh.org or call 412.681.8800.

View the flyer here.

 

The community had a great time during the first of our Bloomfield Gateway Community Process meetings! Neighbors came to together and discussed their favorite Bloomfield memories and the values of the community. For more info about the community process watch the video footage provided by Friendship Creative.

To take a follow up survey on the community values discussed in the first workshop click here.

Edited: 2/5/19

Bloomfield Development Corporation hosts open and public community meetings where residents can learn about project proposals directly from developers, ask questions, and express concerns.

All are invited to attend the meeting on Wednesday, December 12th, 6:30PM at the Irma Freeman Center (5006 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15224). The developer of 4433 Howley, Jason Lardo will present a proposal to renovate the current vacant commercial building to create office space as well as reactivate the attached parking lot on the site.

If you have any questions, contact Bloomfield Development Corp. at info@bloomfieldpgh.org or call 412.681.8800.

4433 Howley Community Meeting Flyer

4433 Howley St Community Meeting Agenda

View the meeting minutes here.

View the presentation for the proposed plans Here.

View the BDC’s letter to the zoning board here.

Edited 1/4/19

Wednesday, December 5th, from 6-8 pm A night of conversation about our favorite neighborhood, Bloomfield! Bring a dish to share, and enjoy thinking about and giving feedback on different projects around Bloomfield. Wednesday, December 5th, from 6-8 pm West Penn Nursing School 4900 Friendship Ave Accessible entrance located in the rear of the building off of Mend Way. Childcare provided with RSVP of number of children to info@bloomfieldpgh.org or 412.681.8800

West Penn hospital held two community meetings in October about the West Penn Hospital Master Plan. The first on October 10th and the second on October 16th. After the second meeting it was decided that a third community meeting would be held at a later date. When West Penn Hospital chooses a date for their third meeting, Bloomfield Development Corporation will share that information with community members.

To view the presentation in its current form click here.

Any questions or concerns about the plan can be directed to Robin Zernich at robin.zernich@ahn.org

Monday, October 22nd, from 6-8pm

A night of conversation about our favorite neighborhood, Bloomfield! Bring a dish to share (or a bag of clementines, or nothing, just get there), and enjoy thinking about and giving feedback on different projects around Bloomfield.

Click here for the flyer.
Click here for the agenda.

Monday, October 22nd, from 6-8pm
West Penn School of Nursing
4900 Friendship Avenue

Accessible entrance located in the rear of the building off of Mend Way.
Childcare provided with RSVP of number of children to info@bloomfieldpgh.org or 412.681.8800