Core Four Small Business Workshop Series Produces New Entrepreneurs

Invaluable, great program, and helpful are just a few words participants of the Wilkinsburg Community Development Corporation’s Core Four Small Business Workshop Series used while describing their experience. During the graduation ceremony held at the end of June,...

What’s Next Wilkinsburg?

Wilkinsburg residents have the opportunity to get a referendum on the ballot to decide whether we merge with the City of Pittsburgh.  https://wilkinsburgmerger.org/ was created to provide information and share opportunities for discussion as we approach this important...

Inside the Wilkinsburg Train Station

Take a Sneak Peak with us Inside the Wilkinsburg Train Station     This year, Wilkinsburg residents, and the Pittsburgh region at large, will finally reclaim a unique and irreplaceable landmark—an architectural treasure serving as a link between the community’s past...

Historic Preservation Highlight, Plaster Edition

Plasterwork, the Masterful Craftsmanship of Harry Stites  Visitors to the soon to be unveiled Wilkinsburg Train Station are encouraged to take a focused, lingering look upward as they enter the central waiting room, allowing their eyes to follow the repeating geometry...

Behind the Scenes with Historic Preservation Craftsman

Neal Mehrenberg is Bringing the Wilkinsburg Train Station’s Marble Back to Life   The passion and pride that Neal Mehrenberg brings to his work are evident almost immediately after one meets him on the job site, inside the expansive central waiting room of the...

Lohr Building Grand Opening

Read the full Tribune-Review article HERE.  Community Leaders Join the WCDC in Celebrating the Official Grand Opening of the Lohr Building As demands for ‘high rises’ and downtown commutes become a thing of the past, the newly renovated historic Lohr building offers...