Community Development and Housing

Welcome to the City of Pittsburg Community Development and Housing Department. The Community Development and Housing Department manages the City of Pittsburg Public Housing Authority and programs funded by the Department of Housing and Urban Development and the State of Kansas.


Pittsburg Land Use Plan

The City of Pittsburg developed a land use plan to guide future citywide development patterns. This Plan guides residents, property owners, developers, city staff members, and elected officials in making sound land use, design, and development decisions.


Section 8 Rental Assistance 

The Pittsburg Public Housing Authority offers housing subsidies for rental units within the city limits of Pittsburg, Kansas, upon availability of funding.


City of Pittsburg Land Bank

The Pittsburg Land Bank focuses on the conversion of vacant, abandoned, tax-delinquent, or otherwise underused properties into productive use.


Low-Income Loan Program 

The intent of this program is to assist low-income families to meet an immediate health and/or safety need.


Neighborhood Revitalization Program 

This program promotes revitalization and development by focusing rehabilitation, conservation, and redevelopment within the area.


Rural Housing Incentive District 

The City of Pittsburg has established a Rural Housing Incentive District to help the creation of new, moderate income housing within the City limits. 


Housing Campaign

Pittsburg is quickly expanding and opening up more and more jobs. This can create a housing shortage. The City of Pittsburg is working to revitalize property and offer land at reasonable prices.

Contact Information

Quentin Holmes
Director of Community Development & Housing
201 W. 4th St.
Pittsburg, KS 66762
Phone: (620) 230-5550
Fax: (620) 232-3453