Friday, March 27, 2009
Summit on Economic Stimulus Package Draws Crowd
On March 23, local officials and organizations met to discuss where President Obama's stimulus money will be distributed in Pittsburgh. More than 200 people attended the event, which included an appearance by Mayor Ravenstahl. The economic stimulus package "summit" was convened by the Bloomfield-Garfield Corporation (BGC's Youth Development Director Rick Flanagan is pictured at the podium) and took place at West Penn Hospital in Friendship.