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Build Ridership Not Walls! DCTR Coalition Rally

February 8th, 2018 Our Don’t Criminalize Transit Riders coalition delegated County Executive Rich Fitzgerald on Thursday, January 18th, to call on him to take a public position opposing fare enforcement policing on public transit. Nearly 30 riders went to his office at the County Courthouse; we were met by six police officers, and were refused an opportunity […]

Residents urge Port Authority to maintain service for bus routes in Mon Valley

Over the past several months, Pittsburghers for Public Transit has been working with residents in the Mon Valley to make sure the 61 A, B, and C buses don’t get cut in frequency and that any transit improvement is an improvement for all! A couple of really awesome Braddock residents organized an event at the […]

PPT Testimony at City Council about the Climate Action Plan

On Wednesday, November 29, dozens of climate and grassroots community activists testified at Pittsburgh City Council chambers about Pittsburgh’s proposed Climate Action Plan. PPT issued the following call to our elected officials: The Pittsburgh climate action plan has positive, attainable goals for public transit in our region, and highlights the importance of public transit in building […]

Pick up the phone and make change.

You can help PPT reconnect with 500 people who participated in the Beyond the East Busway survey. We want to give a campaign update and discuss next steps.

Phonebank scheduled for Tues, 5-8pm, 5129 Penn Ave. RSVP here:
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#RADdays are coming up - Sept 19 - Oct 13!

Free admission to dozens of amazing and beautiful institutions that your tax-dollars make possible.

Celebrate yourself. Celebrate your neighbor. Celebrate Pittsburgh.
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Pittsburghers for Public Transit

Excellent video on the Beyond the East Busway Campaign from Senator Jay Costa!

If you haven't yet, participate in the grassroots transit planning tool here:
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