Bill to modernize Port of Pittsburgh commission signed into law

Bill to modernize Port of Pittsburgh commission signed into law Written by Heather Ervin Sen. Devlin Robinson's (R-37) bill to modernize the Port o...

November 18, 2022
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Bill to modernize Port of Pittsburgh commission signed into law Written by Heather Ervin Sen. Devlin Robinson's (R-37) bill to modernize the Port of Pittsburgh Commission, overseeing 200 miles of Pittsburgh region waterways, was signed into law November 3. Act 161 of 2022 will reduce the Port of Pittsburgh Commission from 15 members to 13 by retaining the current four legislative appointments, as well as the four members appointed by the governor. The remaining five members will include three appointed by the governor from a list of nominees submitted by the Southwestern Pennsylvania Regional Planning Commission, one member nominated by the Port of Pittsburgh's Executive Committee and appointed by the port's board, and one member appointed by the governor from a list of nominees submitted by the port's board.

Heather Ervin