The Allegheny Conference on Community Development works to stimulate economic growth and improve the quality of life in the Pittsburgh region. The Allegheny Conference relies upon the Regional Investors Council – leaders of more than 300 companies and organizations – to provide time, talent and resources to advance our Agenda.
September 30, 2016
As the Labor Day weekend brings to a close the traditional summer vacation season, many of us will be outdoors, enjoying the beautiful rivers throughout our region. Yet, as Allegheny Conference board member Nick DeIuliis noted last Sunday in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette…
Aug. 28, 2016 – As the celebration of Pittsburgh's bicentennial continues, we should take great pride in how far we have come over the course of many generations. We are fortunate to live in a region that is consistently ranked one of the most livable in America. Many deserve credit for that accomplishment. However, while we have made tremendous progress on many fronts, by one critical measure we continue to lag woefully behind.
Two hundred years after Pittsburgh's incorporation, we continue to discharge billions of gallons of raw sewage into our region's rivers... Read more