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Meghan Klingenberg, a Wikimedia Commons image from Noah Salzman

PITTSBURGH, PA (August 12, 2015) – The City of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County and the Pittsburgh Downtown Partnership will honor the U.S. Women’s National Soccer Team in a celebration in Market Square on Friday, August 14.

A proclamation ceremony will take place in Market Square at Noon on Friday. Mayor William Peduto will present the proclamation on behalf of the City of Pittsburgh and Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald to Team USA defender and Pittsburgh area native (Pine-Richland High School) Meghan Klingenberg.

Representatives from U.S. Soccer will have the World Cup Trophy on display in Market Square from 10:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. on Friday. A photo booth will be available for fans to take pictures.

Who: William Peduto, Mayor, City of Pittsburgh; Meghan Klingenberg, U.S. Women’s National Soccer Team

What: USWNT World Cup Championship Proclamation Ceremony

When: Friday, August 14, 2015 at Noon

Where: Market Square, Downtown Pittsburgh, PA 15222