nEWs & updates



November 12, 2021

URA and Historic Deutschtown Development Corporation Select Two Partners for Redevelopment in East Ohio Street Business District

The City of Pittsburgh and Urban Redevelopment Authority of Pittsburgh (URA) have partnered with the Historic Deutschtown Development Corporation (HDDC) on the redevelopment of three contiguous properties in the East Allegheny neighborhood and East Ohio Street business district.

November 10, 2021

City of Pittsburgh and URA Thank Governor Wolf for Enterprise Zone Program Awards

The City of Pittsburgh and Urban Redevelopment Authority of Pittsburgh (URA) thank Governor Wolf, PA Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) Secretary Davin, and state elected officials for the $3.4 million awarded in tax credit funding through Pennsylvania’s Enterprise Zone Program (EZP). The funding will help leverage nearly $208 million in total project costs and create 4,336 jobs.

August 19, 2021

Avenues of Hope gets over $600,000 for revitalization in Black neighborhoods

Pittsburgh’s Avenues of Hope initiative to revitalize neighborhood business districts in historically Black communities got a financial boost from the state to jumpstart projects across the city.

August 3, 2021

URA and Pittsburgh Housing Development Corporation Awarded $654,310 to Support Affordable Housing, Homeowner Accessibility, and Façade Programs

The Urban Redevelopment Authority of Pittsburgh (URA) announced today that it, along with the Pittsburgh Housing Development Corporation (PHDC), has been awarded $654,310 in Keystone Communities Program grant funding to support affordable housing, homeowner accessibility, and commercial façade programs in the City of Pittsburgh.

April 29, 2019

Pittsburgh Developer Eyes First Project In Buffalo

A trio of vacant lots along E. Delavan Avenue are being eyed by a Pittsburgh company for its first project in Buffalo, New York. R. Kyndall Development Group is working with Buffalo officials on plans to build a three-story, 13,000-square-foot building...

April 26, 2019

Infilling: East Delavan Mixed-Use

A Pittsburgh-based developer is moving forward with an East Side infill project. R. Kyndall Development Group is seeking to purchase the project site, vacant lots at 647, 649, and 651 East Delavan at Dutton Avenue, from the City for $13,000.