The YMCA of Greater Pittsburgh received approval to open a new branch last month despite objections from local fitness clubs about the Y's tax-exempt status. The Y plans to renovate and expand an ice complex in Bethel Park, PA, to house a new 62,000-square-foot branch. The zoning application for the property was approved last month in a council meeting where representatives from two local clubs voiced concerns that the facility would harm their businesses because it is exempt from paying ...

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