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File #: 11894-21    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Ordinance Status: Enacted
File created: 6/17/2021 In control: Chief Clerk
On agenda: 6/22/2021 Final action: 7/6/2021
Title: An Ordinance of the County of Allegheny, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, authorizing the grant of a temporary license agreement to Pittsburgh Downtown Partnership for the purpose of staging a food festival and related activities on the Andy Warhol (7th Street) Bridge to be known as “Picklesburgh” between Wednesday, August 18, 2021, beginning at 9:00 a.m., and Monday, August 23, 2021.
Sponsors: Chief Executive
Attachments: 1. 12-21-OR 11894-21.pdf
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An Ordinance of the County of Allegheny, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, authorizing the grant of a temporary license agreement to Pittsburgh Downtown Partnership for the purpose of staging a food festival and related activities on the Andy Warhol (7th Street) Bridge to be known as “Picklesburgh” between Wednesday, August 18, 2021, beginning at 9:00 a.m., and Monday, August 23, 2021.

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WHEREAS, Article IV, Section 2 (k) of the Allegheny County Home Rule Charter vests the County Council with the power and duty by ordinance to permit the use of County land, buildings or other real or personal property owned by the County; and

WHEREAS, The County owns and maintains the Andy Warhol (7th Street) Bridge[the “Bridge”]; and

WHEREAS, Pittsburgh Downtown Partnership [“PDP” or “Licensee”] desires to organize, coordinate, facilitate and host an event on the Bridge [the “Event”] to be known as “Picklesburgh,” which will include offerings from local restaurants, how-to demonstrations and merchandise sales related to the culinary art of pickling between Wednesday, August 18, 2021, beginning at 9:00 a.m. and Monday, August 23, 2021 [the “Event Time”]; and

WHEREAS, the Licensee will require a license for the setup, administration, management, supervision, operation, coordination and hosting of the Event, including cleanup and removal of the Event’s exhibits, concessions, stands and other structures at the conclusion of the Event; and

WHEREAS, the Council of Allegheny County is of the belief that authorizing a non-exclusive license to PDP to occupy and use the Bridge will inure to the enjoyment and benefit of the citizens of the County and serve to nationally and internationally promote the City of Pittsburgh, County of Allegheny and surrounding region.

The Council of the County of Allegheny hereby enacts as follows:

SECTION 1. Incorporation of Preamble

The provisions set forth in the preamble to this Ordinance are incorporated by reference in their...

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