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Posted on: October 29, 2018

American Textile setting up shop in McKeesport

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American Textile Company recently signed a lease to operate a warehouse and office in the City of McKeesport.

In September, American Textile Company signed a lease for 98,000 square feet for their warehousing and distribution operations in the Manor I building at RIDC’s Industrial Center of McKeesport, formerly US Steel’s National Tube Works. ...

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Community Development
Posted on: October 29, 2018

State awards funds for elevated trail, parking improvements

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The City of McKeesport is eager to apply a Multimodal Transportation Fund grant toward a McKeesport Riverfront Trail and Parking Project -- another promising step in reestablishing McKeesport as a regional destination for recreation and commerce.

The City of McKeesport is eager to apply a newly awarded Multimodal Transportation Fund grant toward a McKeesport Riverfront Trail and Parking Project, which is another promising step in reestablishing McKeesport as a regional destination for recreation a...

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Community Development
Posted on: October 29, 2018

McKeesport tracts approved for federal opportunity zone

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The City of McKeesport has been approved for three federally designated opportunity zones designed to boost economic development.

The City received formal notification this week from Governor Tom Wolf, who nominated distressed census tracts throughout Pennsylvania for consideration by the U.S. Department of Treasury in response to a federal tax bill that passed in December 2017 to a...

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Community Development