PNC will boost city - PittsburghLIVE.com PNC Financial Services Group is expected to unveil plans in coming weeks to redevelop properties it owns on Fifth Avenue near its headquarters Downtown, giving a private boost to stumbling public attempts to breathe new life into the moribund city center.
But the effort won't come without a further infusion of taxpayers' money.
Gov. Ed Rendell hinted Friday he would be in Pittsburgh sometime around Thanksgiving to serve up a heaping helping of state subsidies for the latest redevelopment effort in the Fifth and Forbes corridor.
Saturday, October 22, 2005
PNC will boost city -- OR -- PNC robs the taxpayers with lots of corporate welfare.
Here comes santa clause -- with more corporate welfare. To take money for a private development is wrong.