Pittsburgh Peace & Justice Initiative report to help guide improvements in the quality of life for African-American residents of Pittsburgh.
The legislation, modeled after a law in Philadelphia, makes possession of 30 grams of marijuana or less punishable by a $100 fine rather than a criminal misdemeanor.
An ordinance is being introduced by Councilman Lavelle in Pittsburgh City Council which would decriminalize small amounts of marijuana for personal possession.
Mayor Bill Peduto's proposed 2016 Pittsburgh budget has no tax increases.
Ever wonder what a week in the life of a Pittsburgh City Council member is really like?