The Urban Redevelopment Authority of Pittsburgh (URA) is the City of Pittsburgh's economic development agency, supporting the City’s economic development goals, which are designed to create a city of inclusive opportunity for residents, stakeholders and communities.
The URA is committed to creating more housing that is affordable to the average Pittsburgher; encouraging more entrepreneurship and small business development; promoting inclusive growth and quality job creation; expanding neighborhood and main streets revitalization efforts; and developing a talented workforce that is equipped with the skills of the future.
History of the URA
About the Urban Redevelopment Authority of Pittsburgh (URA), its goals, its history and its impact on the region since 1946.Learn More
The URA includes four high-level, functional units, including: Central Operations; Development Services; Lending & Investments; and Business Solutions.Learn More
To fill gaps in the development market, the URA creates strategic partnerships.Learn More