Borough of Wilkinsburg Councilwoman, Ward One

Marita Garrett

Free Store Wilkinsburg & Voter Registration
Saturday, August 6, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.
Free Store - 619 Penn Ave.


Join us at the store on Saturday, August 6th and register to vote! We'll have snacks, crafts for kids and registrants will also be invited in to shop. Registrants don't need to bring ID, just bring yourselves!


Please tell your neighbors and friends!! 
All are welcome!


Free Store Wilkinsburg hosts Voter Registration Drive!

Thank You for Attending Summer in the 'Burg!!!

Thank you to everyone who came out to the latest Wilkinsburg Community Conversations: Summer in the 'Burg! There were a lot of new faces and events that are happening in our community!  

One thing for sure is that Wilkinsburg is happening and everyone is a playing an active role here.

Special thanks to our sponsors: Carl's Cafe, Community LIFESalvatores Pizza House, and Social at Bakery Square. Please support these local businesses and organizations!

Additional thanks to our speakers: Jess Burns, Stephon Byrd, and Steve West-Hill, Caleb DeWitt, and Lay of the Wilkinsburg Youth Project, Haylee Ebersole & Brandon Boan of Wilkinsburg Dream City Art, Mayor John Thompson representing Sanctuary Project, Om Kondu, founder of InSpirAVE, Sarah Jackson, Co-founder of Y.B.C Youth for a Brighter Community, Jerry Gaudi & Jason McKoy representing the Wilkinsburg Chamber of Commerce, and Emily Voelker of Community Kitchen Pittsburgh.

Additional special thanks to Sgt. Mike Adams of the Wilkinsburg Police Department for sharing tips on how to stay safe this summer!

Join Me at Hosanna House Presents Summer Nights!


I am excited to host Hosanna House's annual fundraiser Summer Nights on August 5th!


Join us at their Sherwood Event Center to support the great work that the organization has done and will continue to do!


For more information and to purchase tickets here


See you there!