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    Mr. Rogers was particularly interested in helping the most vulnerable among us. After a documentary on his life debuted in 2018, a renewed focus on his inclusive vision permeated through the city. Equitable development packages those ideals into the building process, fundamentally spreading the wealth of new developments throughout Pittsburgh’s communities.

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