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The Government of Pittsburgh comprises the Mayor of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh City Council, and various boards and commissions. Most of these offices are housed within the Pittsburgh City-County Building.


Mayor of Pittsburgh

The Mayor of Pittsburgh is elected every 4 years. The current mayor is Luke Ravenstahl.

Pittsburgh City Council

The Pittsburgh City Council is a nine member city council.

Boards, Authorities, and Commissions

Many governmental functions are carried out by boards, authorities and commissions. These organizations include Allegheny County Sanitary Authority, Allegheny Regional Asset District Board, Pittsburgh Parking Authority, Sports and Exhibition Authority, Urban Redevelopment Authority of Pittsburgh, and the Stadium Authority.[1]




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