City Council tentatively OKs nonprofit groups' 3-year pledge A slim majority of Pittsburgh City Council members tentatively approved a pact with nonprofit groups yesterday, and several said they'd need more information before a final vote Monday.
At stake is at least $13.2 million in pledged contributions from universities, hospitals, foundations and other charities to the cash-poor city, including $4.6 million this year.
Thursday, November 03, 2005
City Council tentatively OKs nonprofit groups' 3-year pledge
Can beggers do anything more than smile and bear it? Sadly, the council has put itself in the lower role of simple handout taker.