U.S. CitiesCity-Data Forum Index
Go Back   City-Data Forum > U.S. Forums > Pennsylvania > Pittsburgh
 [Register]
Please register to participate in our discussions with 1.5 million other members - it's free and quick! Some forums can only be seen by registered members. After you create your account, you'll be able to customize options and access all our 15,000 new posts/day with fewer ads.
Jump to a detailed profile or search
site with Google Custom Search

Search Forums  (Advanced)
Business Search - 14 Million verified businesses
Search for:  near: 
 
Old 02-19-2010, 01:38 PM
 
21 posts, read 53,025 times
Reputation: 12

Advertisements

I have never been to Pittsburgh and will be visiting this summer. I would like to see St Wendelin church in Carrick, walk around the cemetery, and walk the length of Kirk Ave, which (at least on the map) looks to be adjacent. My grandmother (who I never knew) grew up on this street and her family built all the houses on Kirk Ave. to live in while they built St Wendelin. My husband is leery, since we don't know the city and will have our two small children with us. Can anyone tell me if this is a safe area? Thanks!
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message

 
Old 03-13-2010, 10:03 AM
 
1 posts, read 2,057 times
Reputation: 10
It is safe and I assume that you are planning on doing this during the day? St. Wendelin is in Carrick, but it is on the border of Baldwin Boro, which is a suburb of Pittsburgh. There are portions of Kirk Avenue that lack sidewalks and for that reason, I would be a little hesitant about walking with the children on that street. I hope that answers your question! Enjoy your visit. Feel free to contact me if you have any questions!
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 03-15-2010, 06:52 AM
 
Location: pittsburgh
913 posts, read 1,575,127 times
Reputation: 403
i lived in the neighborhood all my life
it is safe and a nice part of carrick
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Please register to post and access all features of our very popular forum. It is free and quick. Over $68,000 in prizes has already been given out to active posters on our forum. Additional giveaways are planned.

Detailed information about all U.S. cities, counties, and zip codes on our site: City-data.com.


Reply
Please update this thread with any new information or opinions. This open thread is still read by thousands of people, so we encourage all additional points of view.

Quick Reply
Message:


Options
X
Data:
Loading data...
Based on 2000-2011 data
Loading data...

123
Hide US histogram

Over $84,000 in prizes was already given out to active posters on our forum and additional giveaways are planned!

Go Back   City-Data Forum > U.S. Forums > Pennsylvania > Pittsburgh
Similar Threads
View detailed profiles of:

All times are GMT -6.

2005-2014, Advameg, Inc.

City-Data.com - Archive 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25 - Top