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Grant Funds Provided to Upgrade Construction Equipment in Allegheny County

Air quality in Pittsburgh, relative to the rest of Allegheny County, has been consistently poor throughout the last decade. Many factors contribute to this, including the detrimental health effects from diesel fumes.  Construction sites produce large amounts of soot emissions by using older-model diesel construction equipment. Purchasing newer, more efficient equipment is a large expense […]

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