Action United http://wesa.fm en Walking Tour of Garfield Highlights Struggles, Opportunities http://wesa.fm/post/walking-tour-garfield-highlights-struggles-opportunities <p>The newly-formed Garfield chapter of Action United led state and local government representatives on a walking tour Thursday of the neighborhood that, like others in Pittsburgh, is struggling with the effects of blight.</p><p>&ldquo;Safety, roads, sidewalks, things for the kids to do,&rdquo; said Marquise Williams, chapter president, &ldquo;I feel like if kids had more to do a lot of the crime and a lot of the stuff would decline because there&rsquo;s more activities for the kids to do.&rdquo;</p> Thu, 03 Oct 2013 19:41:40 +0000 Deanna Garcia 17585 at http://wesa.fm Walking Tour of Garfield Highlights Struggles, Opportunities