Mt. Washington Landslide Mitigation

Project Overview

The City of Pittsburgh, Department of Mobility and Infrastructure, requires consultant services to complete a series of tasks to remediate and/or mitigate the threat of land movement on the various slope faces of Mount Washington within the City of Pittsburgh. The purpose of the Mt. Washington Slope Mitigation Project is to preemptively secure the hillsides of Mt. Washington to minimize the probability of a catastrophic slope event. There are three principle “segments” of Mt. Washington that this project includes.

Core Services Performed:

  • Public Outreach & Education
  • Stakeholder Coordination
  • Meeting Coordination
  • Strategic Communications

Client: City of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Prime: Gannett Fleming

Timeline:  December 2021 – September 2022

Community Engagement

E. Holdings, Inc. has been contracted to perform public communications and engagement for the mitigation project. Services include development and implementation of public participation strategy utilizing a broad range of channels (online and in person, print and digital); website content development for Pittsburgh’s EngagePGH Platform; meeting facilitation; stakeholder outreach and engagement to ensure equitable and representative participation; meeting logistics assistance; meeting minutes, reports and/or recordings and transcription (if needed). This includes the design and production of all materials and collateral needed for successful outreach. 

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