Ravenstahl speaking to the AFL-CIO, 2009
|59th Mayor of Pittsburgh|
September 1, 2006 – January 6, 2014
|Preceded by||Bob O'Connor|
|Succeeded by||Bill Peduto|
|President of the Pittsburgh City Council|
December 6, 2005 – September 1, 2006
|Preceded by||Gene Ricciardi|
|Succeeded by||Doug Shields|
|Member of the Pittsburgh City Council from the 1st District|
January 5, 2004 – September 1, 2006
|Preceded by||Barbara Burns|
|Succeeded by||Darlene Harris|
Luke Robert Ravenstahl
February 6, 1980
Troy Hill, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S.
|Spouse(s)||Erin Lynn Feith (2004-2011)|
|Alma mater||Washington & Jefferson College|
Luke Robert Ravenstahl (born February 6, 1980) is an American politician. He was the 59th Mayor of Pittsburgh from 2006 until 2014. A Democrat, he became the youngest mayor in Pittsburgh's history in September 2006 at the age of 26. He was among the youngest mayors of a major city in American history.
References[change | change source]
- Boren, Jeremy (December 6, 2005). "Ravenstahl elected city council president". The Pittsburgh Tribune. Retrieved January 1, 2012.[permanent dead link]
- Roddy, Dennis B. (September 1, 2006). "Ravenstahl sworn in as Pittsburgh mayor". Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. Retrieved January 1, 2007.
- Highfield, David (September 4, 2006). "Ravenstahl Among Youngest Mayors Ever". KDKA-TV. Retrieved January 1, 2007.
Other websites[change | change source]
- "Baby-Faced Mayor Takes Over an Aging Pittsburgh", The New York Times article, September 9, 2006
- Luke For Mayor, Ravenstahl's reelection site
- CityMayors profile