Welcome Lauren – GTECH GSI Community Liaison

We are very excited to welcome Lauren Bivins as a Community Liaison in Marshall-Shadeland! A couple months ago we highlighted our Community Liaisons that are supporting our GTECH GSI project in Woods Run. We've got a new addition to the team and are excited to introduce her. Lauren Bivins Neighborhood: Marshall-Shadeland What is your favorite thing about your neighborhood? I enjoy the diversity and caring neighbors that keep the community growing with each generation. Why are you excited about this project? When…

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Perry Hill Top Annual Community Block Party

Join Perry Hilltop neighbors, Perry Hilltop Citizen’s Council, CityReach Church, The Open Door, Triangle Tech, Carnegie Library, Venture Outdoors, and other organizations for a community celebration. There will be music, food, kids activities, and much more. GTECH will be there to participate in the fun and also connect with residents about our Northside Neighborhood Connections project.  

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Northside Trail Get-Together

GTECH and One Northside are working with people like you to create a plan for a trail system which will tie all 18 Northside neighborhoods together. Join us at one of two events this month to help determine the route for the trail, enjoy snacks, and chat with your Northside neighbors. To RSVP,  email us at l.yoder@gtechstrategies.org or call 412-361-2099 ext. 3. This event will be held at McKnight Playground in the neighborhood of Manchester -  see map here Directions: From North Avenue and…

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Northside Trail Get-Together

GTECH and One Northside are working with people like you to create a plan for a trail system which will tie all 18 Northside neighborhoods together. Join us at one of two events this month to help determine the route for the trail, enjoy snacks, and chat with your Northside neighbors. To RSVP,  email us at l.yoder@gtechstrategies.org or call 412-361-2099 ext. 3. This event will be held at Locust Grove Shelter in Riverview Park - see map here Directions: From Perrysville Avenue…

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Tedx Pittsburgh Meetup: GTECH Takeover

This event will be a place for sparking big ideas and to keep the community conversation going with TedxPittsburgh. We will enjoy recorded TED talks together curated by 2015 TedxPittsburgh Speaker, Andrew Butcher of GTECH (check out his talk: Fueling an Upward Spiral of Community Health). Followed with a group discussion to explore new connections and ideas on sustainability and community development for our region. Audience: TedxPittsburgh Networks, GTECH's Social Capital Council and Networks, Environmentally and Community Minded Individuals, and any curious minds…

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PSU Pittsburgh Northside Charette

As an extension of the One Northside AIM project, Penn State landscape architecture students are now developing designs for areas in California-Kirkbride, Manchester and East Deutschtown as well as ways to connect the 18 neighborhoods of the Northside. Community input is a key part of this process, so we hope that you can join them at this event! Please meet at the New Hazlett Theater on 10/1/2015 from 6 pm - 8 pm. Light refreshments will be served.

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Inspire Speakers Series Presents: Will Allen, Stephen Ritz, and Jennifer Flanagan

Food=Community. By investing in healthy, fresh and local food, we can, Create Jobs, Improve Public Health, Connect Communities, Teach Useful Skills & Reduce Food Waste. Food connects all of us and is central to some of our region’s most pressing issues. Join us to learn how an urban farmer, a social entrepreneur, and a teacher are using food as a key to creating more livable places for all. [bctt tweet="Join me for the next #InspireSpeakerSeries w/ @GreenBXMachine, @CKichtenPGH & @GrowingPower-https://groundedpgh.org/?p=5781"]

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