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Homewood South is a neighborhood in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. It is bordered to the north by Bennett Street, to the south by Kelly Avenue, to the west by North Homewood Avenue, and to the east by North Braddock Road.
Homewood South is friendly to pedestrians with many places to walk to. If public transportation is needed, six bus lines are within a tenth of a mile from Homewood South.
There are five parks located within a mile of Homewood South. The best known park is the Westinghouse Park which is named after George Westinghouse.
The schools in Homewood South are a mixture of public and private schools. The closest public school is the Fasion Helen S Arts School which is within walking distance and serves grades K-8. The nearest private school is the New Church Pittsburgh School. Westinghouse Senior High School is also within a half a mile from Homewood South.
The arts are well represented in the Homewood South area. There are two theaters within a mile and a half from the neighborhood. Theater Square and the Kelly-Strayhorn Theater put on fine arts festivals, operas, and other events throughout the year.
Several small restaurants are located within a half a mile from Homewood South. KFC is the most recognizable name, but there are some local chains like Big O’s Choices, Flavor Savor, and the East End Food Co-Op.
The Carnegie Library is the nearest place to grab a book in Homewood South, but there are several bookstores and libraries within a three-mile vicinity.