Pittsburgh : The Comeback Video
Pittsburgh – The Comeback : This cool video (TIME) explores Pittsburgh, America’s steel city that was left for dead after the industry collapsed in the 1980’s. “Unemployment soared, population plummeted, and corporations fled.” But as we know, The Burgh weathered the transition from an economy built on manufacturing to one driven by cutting edge research. This is the story of its comeback!
Pittsburgh – The Comeback Video Notes :
For those not from here, Pittsburgh, is the second-largest city in Pennsylvania with a population of over 300,000 people and is the county seat of Allegheny County. It is also known as both “the Steel City” for its more than 300 steel-related businesses, as well as “the City of Bridges” for its 446 bridges.