Allegheny Activates

2012 County Executive News Releases


Monday, December 17, 2012
Fitzgerald to Participate & Cast Vote in 57th Electoral College
Thursday, December 13, 2012
Fitzgerald and United Way Announce 2013 Free Tax Preparation Campaign
Wednesday, December 12, 2012
Delta Air Lines Adds Saturday Direct Flight to Orlando for Spring 2013
Tuesday, December 11, 2012
JetBlue Airways Adds Fourth Daily Pittsburgh-Boston Non-Stop Flight
Tuesday, December 4, 2012
Fitzgerald Statement on County Council’s Passage of 2013 Budgets
Friday, November 30, 2012
Fitzgerald Submits Legislation to Council, Announces Holiday Celebration
Tuesday, November 27, 2012
Fitzgerald Announces County Awarded Grant for Sports & Athletics Complex
Wednesday, November 21, 2012
Fitzgerald Announces 45th Annual Holiday Choral Program Schedule
County Office Closings for Thanksgiving Holiday Weekend
Friday, November 16, 2012
Fitzgerald Submits Legislation to Council, Announces Personnel Changes
Thursday, November 15, 2012
Fitzgerald, Macey Announce Launch of County Adopt-a-Highway Program
Wednesday, November 14, 2012
Fitzgerald to Light Courthouse Tree on Friday as Part of Light Up Night Festivities
Thursday, November 8, 2012
Fitzgerald Encourages Residents to Attend American Diabetes Association EXPO This Saturday at the Convention Center
Wednesday, November 7, 2012
 County & City to Host Second Tote Bag Drive for Local Food Pantries  
Monday, November 5, 2012
Blue Arrow Fitzgerald to Visit Polling Places Throughout County on Election Day 
 Tuesday, October 30, 2012
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 Fitzgerald Provides Update on Allegheny County Response to Storm 
 Monday, October 29, 2012
Blue Arrow Fitzgerald Urges Residents to Be Prepared & Use Best Judgment
Blue Arrow Fitzgerald Declares Disaster Emergency in Advance of Hurricane Sandy 
Wednesday, October 24, 2012
Blue Arrow Fitzgerald Announces Third Year of Federal Funding to Reduce Recidivism
Tuesday, October 23, 2012
Blue Arrow Fitzgerald Announces Winner of Allegheny County Green Building Competition
Monday, October 22, 2012
Blue Arrow Fitzgerald Announces Southwest Airlines Nonstop Service to Houston Hobby Airport
Sunday, October 14, 2012
Blue Arrow Fitzgerald Statement on Passing of Senator Arlen Specter
Tuesday, October 2, 2012
Blue Arrow Kane Regional Centers & CCAC to Suspend Issuance of Photo IDs
Thursday, September 27, 2012
Blue Arrow First CCAC Photo IDs to be Issued Oct 1. at Homewood-Brushton Center
Tuesday, September 25, 2012
Blue Arrow Fitzgerald Announces Recognition of County Fund as “Bright Idea” by Harvard’s Ash Center for Democratic Governance & Innovation
Thursday, September 20, 2012
Blue Arrow Fitzgerald Announces Kane Regional Centers & CCAC To Issue Voter Photo IDs
Wednesday, September 19, 2012
Blue Arrow Fitzgerald Announces Tentative Agreement to Build $41.5 Million Transit Oriented Development Project at South Hills Village T Station
Tuesday, September 18, 2012
Blue Arrow Allegheny County Executive, Health Department & Area Agency on Aging Urge All Older Adults to Get Flu Vaccination
Friday, September 14, 2012
Blue Arrow Fitzgerald, State & County Officials Cut Ribbon on Plum Senior Center Addition
Thursday, September 13, 2012
Blue Arrow Fitzgerald Appoints Orlando Harper as New Warden of Allegheny County Jail
Monday, September 10, 2012
Blue Arrow Fitzgerald Suspends Celebration of Lights Due to High Costs, Low Sponsorships
Thursday, September 6, 2012
Blue Arrow Fitzgerald Statement on Credit Ratings from Moody’s and Standard & Poor’s
Tuesday, September 4, 2012
Blue Arrow Fitzgerald Extends Sympathy on Passing of Sgt. Perry Vahaly
Tuesday, August 21, 2012
Blue Arrow Transit Agreement Reached: No Cuts to Service and No Tax Increase
Monday, August 20, 2012
Blue Arrow Fitzgerald Hosts Economic Development Roundtable with U.S. Commerce Deputy Secretary & Economic Development Administration Regional Director
Sunday, August 19, 2012
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 Fitzgerald Statement on ATU 85 Vote
Thursday, August 9, 2012
Blue Arrow Tentative Transit Agreement Reached
Tuesday, July 31, 2012
Blue Arrow Fitzgerald Posts Prior Administration Reports, Notes Deputy Manager Hires
Wednesday, July 18, 2012
Blue Arrow Southwest Airlines to Launch Nonstop Service to West Palm Beach from Pittsburgh International Airport
Wednesday, July 11, 2012
Blue Arrow Delta Air Lines Launches Daily Flights from Pittsburgh to LaGuardia Airport
Friday, July 6, 2012
Selection Fitzgerald Submits Legislation to Council, To Make Quarterly Address
Friday, June 29, 2012
Selection  Fitzgerald Announces Progress on Two Redevelopment Sites in the Mon Valley
Selection Fitzgerald Submits Legislation to Council
Selection Fitzgerald Participates in 2012 Cleveland Fed Policy Summit
Monday, June 25, 2012
Selection Fitzgerald, Macey & Olczak Accept Prestigious American Public Works Association Re-Accreditation Award
Wednesday, June 20, 2012
Selection Macey, Fitzgerald Bill Moves Guaranteed Energy Savings Program Forward
Selection Allegheny County Opens 11 Cooling Centers, Provides Hot Weather Safety Tips and Increases 9-1-1 Staffing Due to Forecasted Heat & Humidity
Selection Fitzgerald to Open First Session of Penn State Extension’s “Marcellus & Beyond” Shale Gas Summer Series
Tuesday, June 19, 2012
Selection Fitzgerald Announces CDBG Funds for Former CUDA Building in Braddock
Friday, June 15, 2012
Selection County Elections Board Chair DeFazio Schedules Special Meeting
Selection Fitzgerald Submits Legislation & Appointment to Council
Wednesday, June 13, 2012
Selection Fitzgerald Touts Pittsburgh Region as Job Growth Leader to U.S. Chamber
Thursday, May 31, 2012
Selection Fitzgerald Submits Legislation & Appointments to Council
Friday, May 25, 2012
Selection Sky Magazine, Delta Air Lines Onboard Monthly Publication Showcases Pittsburgh Region as 2012 Best of World Destination
Monday, May 21, 2012
Selection Allegheny County Employees Receiving Honors & Accolades
Tuesday, May 15, 2012
Selection Fitzgerald Encourages Small Business Owners to Attend Second Annual Small Business Works Seminar on May 21
Selection Fitzgerald Announces Streamlined Online Resources for Property Owners
Friday, May 11, 2012
Selection Port Authority to Take Immediate Steps to Address Light Rail Issues
Thursday, May 10, 2012
Selection Fitzgerald Statement on Port Authority Operations
Monday, May 7, 2012
Selection Fitzgerald & Robinson Announce Last Town Hall Meeting on Assessments
Thursday, May 3, 2012
Selection Two Public Listening Sessions for Vision Teams Canceled 
Selection Fitzgerald, Ravenstahl, Nutter Jointly Address Critical Issues in Commonwealth 
Selection Fitzgerald Announces Two Communities to Join Allegheny Together Program 
 Wednesday, May 2, 2012 
Blue Arrow Fitzgerald Statement on the Release of the 2011 County Financial Report
Friday, April 20, 2012 
Blue Arrow Fitzgerald Announces E-Waste Collection Event on Sat., April 21, in South Park
Blue Arrow Fitzgerald Welcomes Young Political and Business Leaders from Croatia and Romania
Wednesday, April 18, 2012 
Blue Arrow Allegheny County Announces Lineup for 2012 Summer Concert Series & Events 
 Tuesday, April 17, 2012 
Blue Arrow Fitzgerald Urges Approval of West Penn Allegheny Health System/Highmark Affiliation 
Blue Arrow Vision Teams Listening Sessions Schedule Change & Additional Information 
Monday, April 16, 2012 
Blue Arrow Fitzgerald & Gastgeb Announce Additional Reassessment Town Hall Meeting  
Blue Arrow Fitzgerald Vision Teams Schedule Public Listening Sessions 
 Thursday, April 12, 2012
Blue Arrow Fitzgerald & League of Women Voters Launch Voter Education Initiative
Tuesday, April 10, 2012
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Fitzgerald, Ravenstahl & Penguins Announce Wednesday Rally at Courthouse
Blue Arrow Urgent Care Center Coming to Former Braddock Hospital Site
Monday, April 2, 2012
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Fitzgerald Turns Courthouse Fountain Blue in Observance of World Autism Awareness Day, Proclaims April Autism Awareness Month 
Friday, March 30, 2012
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Fitzgerald Reminds Property Owners that Monday is Deadline to File Formal Appeals, Announces Curbside Collection Points on Final Day and Two Additional Town Hall Meetings with County Council
Blue Arrow County, Federal Agencies & Officials Offer Small Business Assistance 
Blue Arrow Jail Collaborative’s Efforts to Reduce Recidivism Backed by Bipartisan Group of Local, National Leaders
Tuesday, March 20, 2012
Blue Arrow Fitzgerald Opens Montour Trail Connection to Pittsburgh International Airport 
Blue Arrow Fitzgerald Announces Liberty/Clairton Meets Clean Air Standard for First Time 
Monday, March 19, 2012
Blue Arrow Fitzgerald & County Council to Hold Reassessment Town Hall Meetings in Hampton Twp. Today and Cheswick on Wednesday 
Friday, March 16, 2012
Blue Arrow Fitzgerald Names Budget Director, Submits Shale Legislation to Council 
Blue Arrow Fitzgerald Crowns Mary Kate Gallagher as Miss Smiling Irish Eyes 2012 
Blue Arrow Fitzgerald Statement on Shell Chemical Announcement 
Thursday, March 15, 2012
Blue Arrow Fitzgerald Extends Call Center Hours & Online Scheduling for Informal Reviews 
Blue Arrow Fitzgerald & Council Vice President Futules to Hold Reassessment Town Hall 
Wednesday, March 7, 2012
Blue Arrow Fitzgerald Statement on Board of Health’s Action related to Dr. Bruce Dixon 
Blue Arrow Fitzgerald Invites Public’s Continued Participation in Visioning Process 
Tuesday, March 6, 2012
Blue Arrow Fitzgerald & County Council to Hold Reassessment Town Hall Meetings in Monroeville and Bethel Park This Week and Penn Hills Next Week 
Monday, March 5, 2012
Blue Arrow Fitzgerald Hails Ranking as One of “Ten American Comeback Cities” 
Blue Arrow Fitzgerald Family, WGIRLS Pittsburgh Collect Project Prom Donations 
Blue Arrow Fitzgerald Announces New Nonstop Destination from Direct Air 
Thursday, March 1, 2012
Blue Arrow Fitzgerald Appoints Elliot Howsie as Public Defender 
Blue Arrow Fitzgerald & County Council to Hold 13 Town Hall Meetings Regarding 2013 Court-Ordered Reassessment 
Wednesday, February 29, 2012
Blue Arrow Fitzgerald Statement on PA Supreme Court Decision Ordering Special Elections 
Friday, February 24, 2012
Blue Arrow Frontier Airlines to Resume Pittsburgh to Milwaukee Service 
Wednesday, February 22, 2012
Blue Arrow Fitzgerald Statement on PA Supreme Court Decision Ordering Special Elections 
Thursday, February 16, 2012
Blue Arrow Fitzgerald Nominates Andrew F. Szefi as County Solicitor 
Wednesday, February 15, 2012
Blue Arrow Fitzgerald to Address Council, Submits Legislation & Appointments to Council 
Tuesday, February 7, 2012
Blue Arrow Fitzgerald Statement on Transportation Funding 
Friday, February 3, 2012
Blue Arrow Fitzgerald Statement on Air Force Plans to Close 911th Airlift Wing 
Blue Arrow Fitzgerald Names Chief, Submits Legislation & Appointments to Council 
Monday, January 30, 2012
Blue Arrow Fitzgerald, Fontana Announce Award of Over $4 Million to McKees Rocks Project 
Thursday, January 26, 2012
Blue Arrow Fitzgerald Encourages Communities to Apply for County’s Award-Winning Commercial District Revitalization Program 
Blue Arrow Fitzgerald and United Way Announce 2012 Free Tax Preparation Campaign 
Tuesday, January 24, 2012
Blue Arrow Fitzgerald Travels to Harrisburg to Lobby for Transit Support 
Monday, January 23, 2012
Blue Arrow Improved Website for 2013 Court-Ordered Reassessment Values Available 
Sunday, January 22, 2012
Blue Arrow Fitzgerald Statement on Passing of Joe Paterno 
Wednesday, January 18, 2012
Blue Arrow Fitzgerald Statement on Proposed Port Authority Cuts 
Tuesday, January 17, 2012
Blue Arrow Fitzgerald Statement on Merger of City's Financial System into County's System
"I am very proud to see this project come to fruition. On County Council, I was pleased to support the project and, as County Executive, am thrilled to have this cooperative effort kick off so quickly. This, I hope, is the first of many projects where the county and its municipalities can work together for the benefit of the taxpayers."
Thursday, January 12, 2012
Blue Arrow Fitzgerald Statement on Delay of Implementation of 2012 Reassessment 
Tuesday, January 10, 2012
Blue Arrow Fitzgerald Statement on Wettick Order 
Thursday, January 5, 2012
Blue Arrow Fitzgerald Announces First Steps in Addressing Reassessment 
Blue Arrow County & City to Host “Break the Broncos Rally” at Noon on Friday