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Pittsburgh Today & Tomorrow 2015 Behind the Times: The Limited Role of Minorities in the Greater Pittsburgh Workforce The 2015 Economic Outlook The State of Aging in Allegheny County Tracking Twitter Trends Growing Smarter Is Better Good Enough?

Pittsburgh Today & Tomorrow 2015

PittsburghTODAY is excited to announce the publication of Pittsburgh Today & Tomorrow 2015. In this annual report, we asses how Pittsburgh is doing compared with 14 other regions in 11 categories and examine key issues affecting Pittsburgh.

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Behind the Times: The Limited Role of Minorities in the Greater Pittsburgh Workforce

The southwestern Pennsylvania workforce is lacking in diversity by almost any measure. And the discrepancies seen in labor force participation, the type of jobs minority workers hold and the incomes they earn are issues with implications for the region’s economy, businesses and citizens.

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The 2015 Economic Outlook

Southwestern Pennsylvania looks to be in solid economic shape for 2015, according to PNC Financial Services Group's chief economist Stuart Hoffman. Employment is holding near all-time highs, and an historic low unemployment rate of 4.1 percent may be in sight for the seven-county region in 2016.

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The State of Aging in Allegheny County

Older adults are growing in number and influence across the region and the nation. See the new report this new report to learn about the demographic phenomenon that has profound implications for everyone in southwestern Pennsylvania.

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Tracking Twitter Trends

How is Pittsburgh trending on Twitter? Try our new PittsburghTODAY Positivity Index to find out. Each week it analyzes Twitter conversations about our 15 benchmark regions and ranks them by how positive those tweets are.

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Growing Smarter

A national study has ranked Greater Pittsburgh near the middle of the pack in sprawl among 221 U.S. metro areas. But things are changing around Pittsburgh in unexpected ways.

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Is Better Good Enough?

Despite marked improvement in air quality, the Pittsburgh region still ranks among the most polluted in the nation. This PittsburghTODAY special report looks at whether we've grown tolerant of substandard air and asks the question: Is better good enough?

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