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Why are Republican legislators backing Philadelphia Democrats housing bill?

Blight is a problem across Pennsylvania and state legislators from both parties are teaming up to fight it.

By Katie Meyer/WHYY

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Updated: 2020-07-14 13:40:00

How a blight reduction tax incentive could affect Pa. municipalities

Proposed incentive program would allow local governments to waive property tax for blight improvements
By Benjamin Pontz/PA Post

McKeesport’s strategic plan for a brighter future

A recent $3 million investment is being hailed by local officials as an economic boost and an endorsement of the work they’ve already done to turn the city around.

By Margaret J. Krauss/WESA