Seventy Years of Public-Private Partnerships and Pittsburgh's Economic Development

Dec 1, 2014

The Allegheny Conference on Community Development has been responsible for many changes and advancements in Pittsburgh, including the completion of the Point State Park fountain in 1974.
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This year marks the 70th anniversary of the Allegheny Conference on Community Development.

The documentary "We Built This City: How the Allegheny Conference Remade Pittsburgh" chronicles the private-public partnership that transformed the city and the region.

The documentary was directed by our guest Michael DiLauro. We'll also talk with Bill Flanagan Executive Vice President of the Allegheny Conference talks about the past, present and future of the partnerships and the communities they serve.