Jim Motznik will give up his city council seat to run for district judge...
The Trib has more on the brewing political feuds.
Long before Allegheny County Executive
Dan Onorato began cybercasting...
... or Councilman Bill Peduto launched his
now-silent "Reform Pittsburgh Now",
Motznik briefly but memorably explored the wilds
of Pittsburgh's Burghosphere.
His decision means Motznik's "boots on the ground" support of Mayor Ravenstahl in city council will be absent after December.
Not quite three weeks into 2009, it's apparent that 2010 will bring new alignments and alliances in the city council chamber.