Pittsburgh Community Reinvestment Group http://wesa.fm en Transit Activists Ask Pennsylvanians to Call State Reps About Transportation Bill http://wesa.fm/post/transit-activists-ask-pennsylvanians-call-state-reps-about-transportation-bill <p>The Pennsylvania General Assembly has just four voting days left this year, and they still have not passed a transportation funding bill. A Senate bill that would fund roads, bridges and public transit has been languishing since it was passed in June.</p><p>Now, a local nonprofit is trying to turn up the heat on key legislators by calling the constituents in their districts.</p> Wed, 13 Nov 2013 12:44:08 +0000 Liz Reid 19714 at http://wesa.fm Rapid Transit Tips from Cleveland http://wesa.fm/post/rapid-transit-tips-cleveland <p></p><p></p><p>Last Thursday, Pittsburgh government and business officials took a trip to <a href="http://www.cleveland.com">Cleveland</a> to tour the Healthline—<a href="http://www.riderta.com">Cleveland’s rapid transit</a> system—with the hopes of bringing back ideas for Pittsburgh’s own <a href="http://www.portauthority.org/paac/CompanyInfoProjects/BusRapidTransit.asp">Bus Rapid Transit (BRT).</a> Fri, 21 Jun 2013 23:24:33 +0000 Marcus Charleston 11899 at http://wesa.fm Rapid Transit Tips from Cleveland