News

Pittsburg Police Department appoints new deputy chief of police

March 21, 2019

Police Department Press Release

PITTSBURG, KS – The Pittsburg Police Department has selected Tim Tompkins to become the next Deputy Chief of Police. Tompkins was promoted from Lieutenant to the rank of Major, Deputy...

Read More

City of Pittsburg engages team to continue public power initiative

March 20, 2019

City Press Releases

PITTSBURG, KS – Following commission meetings held earlier this year, the City of Pittsburg has been given approval by commissioners to continue to move forward with creating a public power...

Read More

Pittsburg Earth Day Celebration call for exhibitors, vendors

March 14, 2019

City Press Releases

PITTSBURG, KS – The City of Pittsburg Sustainability Advisory Committee (SAC) is issuing a call for exhibitors and vendors to participate in the inaugural Pittsburg Earth Day Celebration. The event...

Read More

School Safety Traffic Changes

March 5, 2019

City Press Releases

PITTSBURG, KS – The City of Pittsburg is establishing four-way stops at the four intersections around Lakeside Elementary School. This change is being implemented in cooperation with Pittsburg USD 250...

Read More

Outdoor storm warning siren testing begins

February 28, 2019

City Press Releases

PITTSBURG, KS – With the severe weather season quickly approaching, the City of Pittsburg will start monthly audio testing of its storm warning system to ensure the sirens are operational....

Read More

City of Pittsburg seeking volunteers for Lead and Copper Sampling Program

February 13, 2019

City Press Releases

PITTSBURG, KS – The City of Pittsburg is seeking help from residents to complete water quality sampling required by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Kansas Department of...

Read More


Local Government Day Recap – by Daron Hall

February 8, 2019

City Manager's Blog

One of my duties as City Manager in Pittsburg is to monitor the activities of the Kansas Legislature in order to inform the City Commission about issues that could affect...

Read More

Road Boring Work on East 20th Street to Cause Traffic Delays

February 4, 2019

City Press Releases

PITTSBURG, KS – The Kansas Department of Health and Environment’s Surfacing Mining Office will be doing some exploratory drilling work on East 20th Street between Rouse Street and Free King...

Read More

Don Gutteridge Sports Complex slated for improvements

January 25, 2019

City Press Releases

PITTSBURG, KS – The City of Pittsburg Parks & Recreation Department is finalizing building plans for improvements to the Don Gutteridge Sports Complex. Construction on new concession and restroom facilities...

Read More

Utility Work to Temporarily Close Street

January 24, 2019

City Press Releases

PITTSBURG, KS – The 100 Block of East Euclid Street will be temporarily closed beginning Monday, January 28, 2019, for approximately one (1) week for utility service related work. This...

Read More