A Squirrel’s Tale

SHUC Celebrates Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month!

May 12, 2022
May is Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month! Join SHUC in recognizing some of the wonderful AAPI members in our community.
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An Arbor Day celebration at Mellon Park

May 10, 2022
Friends of Mellon Park, the City of Pittsburgh, and Tree Pittsburgh hosted an Arbor Day celebration at the city's first public arboretum, Mellon Park.
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SHUC’s Clean Sweep Week was a success!

May 4, 2022
Thank you to everyone involved in our annual Community Clean Up!
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Celebrate Earth Day with SHUC!

April 4, 2022
Attend one of SHUC's upcoming Earth Day-themed events!
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Pittsburgh ready to join other cities with plastic bag ban

March 22, 2022
Pittsburgh City Council reviews bill to ban single-use plastic bags.
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Pittsburgh Chinatown Earns Its Historical Marker

March 18, 2022
Following three denials, Pittsburgh's Historic Chinatown's historical marker application was finally approved last year!
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City Council passes legislation to extend outdoor dining and retail permits

March 17, 2022
City will see more outdoor dining and retail options in the near future.
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SHUC Celebrates Women’s History Month!

March 15, 2022
In March (and every other month) we celebrate the past, present, and future contributions of all women. Join us
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Squirrel Hill Clean Sweep Week

March 9, 2022
Join SHUC for their annual Community Clean Up and Clean Sweep Week from April 22nd to May 1st!
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SHUC presents Walk Squirrel Hill! walking map to residents at JAA’s Weinberg Terrace

March 3, 2022
Sophie Bean and Marshall Hershberg with the walking map. The Coalition presented
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Squirrel Hill Has a New Mural!

February 8, 2022
SHUC is delighted to announce the completion of the Squirrel Hill Mural by artist Alison
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Fern Hollow Bridge Closing and Detours

February 4, 2022
The Fern Hollow Bridge played an integral role in connecting Squirrel Hill with Point Breeze and Regent Square. During
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Announcing our 2021 Squirrel Hill Treasures!

June 14, 2021
SHUC is excited and proud to announce our Squirrel Hill 2021 Treasures! Brian Lee, Kiya Tomlin, Nancy Johnson, and our Place Treasure - Wightman Park!
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O’Connor’s Corner: Completed and Open!

May 20, 2021
This past month SHUC held a ribbon-cutting ceremony to recognize the completion of the parklet at Phillips and Murray which was named in honor of the late Mayor Bob O’Connor.
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Squirrel Hill Grand Pandemic Clean Up Wrap Up!

May 20, 2021
The trees are green, flowers sprung and there are lines at the Blue Slide and Rita's -- it must be spring in Squirrel Hill! What better way to celebrate the season than to lend a hand at doing a little spring cleaning! The 1st Annual Grand Pandemic Litter Clean Up did just that.
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about SHUC

Preserving, Improving, and Celebrating the Quality of Life in Squirrel Hill

For forty-nine years, the Coalition has been an active and important link in the community. It has served as a sounding board for new ideas, as well as a “watchdog” in the areas of public safety, education, residential quality, the business district, and parks and open space. With its focus on the quality of life in the 14th Ward, SHUC continues to monitor activities and future developments in the community through a range of standing committees.


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