2012-11-16


Fitzgerald Submits Legislation to Council, Announces Personnel Changes

PITTSBURGH – County Executive Rich Fitzgerald submitted two items of legislation to County Council for consideration at its upcoming meeting:

  • Establishment of the tax levy on all real property within Allegheny County for 2013; the proposed millage rate is 4.73 mills.  The legislation has been co-sponsored by 11 members of Council
  • Authorization of the conveyance of a lot in the City of McKeesport that is owned by the County, to an adjacent property owner who is interested in the parcel to give his business further street and area access; the property will be conveyed for a price of $900

The County Executive also announced that Timothy Johnson, Director of the Department of Administrative Services has resigned to assume the position of Executive Director of the Allegheny County Retirement Board, effective December 3, 2012.

Jerry Tyskiewicz has been named the new Director of Administrative Services and will begin his new position on December 3.  Mr. Tyskiewicz is currently the Manager of Fiscal Affairs for the Allegheny County Court of Common Pleas. 

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