EACC is a Registered Community Organization (RCO) with the City of Pittsburgh Department of City Planning. The RCO designation provides EACC a formal role in the current development projects and neighborhood planning processes. Please use this forum to learn about current Development Activities Meetings (DAM), provide feedback on proposed developments and plans for Deutschtown projects requiring a public hearing and meet a development threshold.
About Registered Community Organizations (RCOs)
Community organizations often tackle a great variety of issues such as social services and community cleanups. Community organizations that are concerned with the development of the community can become a Registered Community Organization (RCO) in order to have a formal role in the current development projects as well as neighborhood planning processes.
Empower residents, property owners, business owners, and stakeholders with an opportunity to learn about proposals impacting the community and resolve concerns at an early stage of the application process.
What projects require a meeting?
A Development Activities Meeting is required for any development activity that occurs within the neighborhood that will require a City hearing and that meets at least one of the following thresholds:
- 2,400 sq.ft. of new or expanded structure
- new construction of 4+ residential units
- new or enlarged parking area with 10+ stalls
- use variances
- zoning map amendments
- project development plans
- planned developments – PLDP
- planned developments – FLDP
- master development plans
- institutional master plans
- an application to the Historic Review Commission
- an application to the Art Commission
The next Development Activities Meeting is scheduled for:
Here are the previous meetings: