2016 Slopes Survey

Do you live in the South Side Slopes? If so, South Side Slopes Neighborhood Association wants to know what you think about our neighborhood! Please take 5-10 minutes to complete our online survey, and you can be entered to win a $50 gift card to Giant Eagle!

Click here to take the survey: http://www.southsideslopes.org/survey


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Spring Slopes Cleanup with CMU

Join the South Side Slopes Neighborhood Association and Carnegie Mellon’s 1000plus Day of Service for a Spring clean up in the Slopes!

We will be cleaning up the Church Route as well as some notable problem areas such as under the Mission St Bridge and the Eleanor Way Steps.

Depending on the number of neighborhood volunteers students we are assigned we will hit more areas throughout the neighborhood.

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Earth Day

Help clear invasive species, maintain trails, and clean up litter in our wonderful neighborhood park. This volunteer event will be undertaken with the Student Conservation Association and will help us improve the quality of South Side Park for the summer and years to come.

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South Side Slopes March General Meeting

Committee Updates
Villas at Winter Park (Hackstown Street) – Cipriani Studios
Proposed 18th Street Bike Lane – Kristin Saunders, Bicycle and Pedestrian Coordinator
And More!

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South Side Spring Social


Flats Folks and Slopes Citizens – Shake off all of that pesky snow and celebrate the long-awaited arrival of spring by joining your awesome South Side neighbors for an evening of fabulous food, friends, and fun!

Tasty Mexican-fare and live music entertainment are included.


Donation of $15 per person

Buy tickets here: https://www.showclix.com/event/SouthSideSocial

This year proceeds from the social benefit Armstrong Park and South Side Park.

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2016 Meeting Dates

Mark your calendars! These are the planned 2016 Meeting and party dates for the South Side Slopes Neighborhood Association:

  • UPDATE: Tuesday January 19 – General Meeting @ Brashear Changed Due to Snow
  • Tuesday March 8 – General Meeting
  • Tuesday May 10 – General Meeting
  • Tuesday July 12 – Summer Picnic
  • Saturday October 1 – StepTrek
  • Tuesday October 11  – General Meeting & Elections
  • Tuesday December 13 – Christmas Party

All general meetings are held at the St Paul of the Cross Monastery Retreat Center at 7PM. The address is: 148 Monastery Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15203. Parking is available.

In order to be a voting member, you need to attend at least 2 meetings and/or events during the year.

We will have more details for each event as we get closer. We hope to see you at an event this year.

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South Side Slopes General Meeting

UPDATE: Due to Snow, we have changed our meeting date and location.

Join us for our first General Meeting of 2016.

Where: The Brashear Association, 2005 Sarah Street, Pittsburgh, PA
When: Tuesday, January 19 at 7PM

Committee Updates
South Side Slopes News
Survey Pilot Test

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South Side Slopes Holiday Party


The annual South Side Slopes Neighborhood Association Holiday Party will be on Tuesday, December 8 at 7PM at St Paul’s Monastery Retreat Center.

Dinner will be provided, but feel free to bring a dessert or appetizer.

Hope to see you there!

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Dirty Dozen Viewing


Join the South Side Slopes Neighborhood Association to cheer on the Dirty Dozen riders bicycling up Eleanor Street on Saturday November 28. We will be cheering at 2410 Cobden Street from 3:30PM to 5:30PM with hot coffee. Bring a mug!

If you’re not familiar the Dirty Dozen is a bicycle race up Pittsburgh’s 13 toughest hills. Welsh Way is hill #11, and Eleanor Street is hill #12. This year is the 33rd annual event. More details here: http://www.dannychew.com/ddinfo.html
To track the riders on the day of the race, a live stream will be available here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3D61-Er_WrE

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General Meeting & Elections

LOCATION CHANGE: Due to a scheduling conflict, The Brashear Association on the South Side will be hosting our general meeting this month.

Join us for our next General Meeting.
The agenda will include a StepTrek wrap-up, committee updates, and board elections.

Where: The Brashear Association, 2005 Sarah Street
When: Tuesday, October 13 at 7PM

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