September Public Comment Meetings regarding Civilian Police Oversight Board

The Allegheny County Council will hold two September meetings to receive public comments regarding the proposal to create a county wide civilian police review board. 

Please consider attending one of the events and offering comment.


SEPTEMBER 20 and 26, 2018 at 5:30 PM

 The Council of Allegheny County will conduct public meetings, pursuant to Bill No 10714-18, on Thursday, September 20th and Wednesday, September 26, 2018, with each session to take place from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.  Meeting locations are as follow:

Thursday, September 20: 

Duquesne Elementary School

300 Kennedy Avenue

Duquesne, PA  15110

Wednesday, September 26: 

Ryan Event Center

420 Chartiers Avenue

McKees Rocks, PA  15136

The primary purpose of these meetings is to gather information to be used in evaluating the potential for drafting anordinance relating to the creation of a County citizen’s police review board.

Individuals wishing to speak must register in advance at least 24 hours before the scheduled beginning of the meeting,

and in accordance with all applicable rules governing public comment at Council meetings which can be found on the County Council webpage https://www.alleghenycounty.us/county-council/index.aspx, or by calling the Office of County Council at 412-350-6490,

or in person at Room 119, County Courthouse, 436 Grant St.

Please note:  due to facility rental agreements, meetings must end promptly at 7:00,

and time slots for offering comments are therefore limited.

Written testimony will also be accepted through 5:00 p.m. on September 28, 2018,

without the need to sign up in advance.  Written comments should be sent to:

Jared E. Barker, Chief Clerk

Allegheny County Council

436 Grant Street, Room 119

Pittsburgh, PA 15219