Hear Me 101 http://wesa.fm en Wilkinsburg Students Produce Film Calling for Redevelopment http://wesa.fm/post/wilkinsburg-students-produce-film-calling-redevelopment <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Wilkinsburg once had a popular business district with a large, upwardly mobile population, according to the Borough of </span>Wilkinsburg<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> website.</span></p><p>But the borough has struggled ever since the steel mill closures in the 1970s and '80s resulted in layoffs and a depleted tax base.</p><p>But Wilkinsburg students are looking towards the future.</p> Mon, 26 Aug 2013 07:30:00 +0000 Jessica Nath 15354 at http://wesa.fm