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National Weather Service statewide tornado drill

February 26, 2021

City Press Releases

PITTSBURG, KS – The City of Pittsburg will participate in the National Weather Service Statewide Tornado Drill on Tuesday, March 2, 2021 by conducting an audio test of its outdoor...

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Report of Road Closure – North Joplin Street

February 26, 2021

City Press Releases

PITTSBURG, KS – Weather permitting, work will begin Monday, March 1, 2021, on North Joplin Street from East 20th Street to East Atkinson Road to allow for the removal and...

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Pittsburg City Commission meeting recap – Feb. 23, 2021

February 24, 2021

City Press Releases

PITTSBURG, KS – The following actions were taken during the Pittsburg City Commission meeting held on Feb. 23, 2021:   Public Input Mark Chambers gave an invocation. Mayor Munsell thanked...

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February Storm Response – by Daron Hall

February 23, 2021

City Manager's Blog

The City of Pittsburg employees are part of a large network of local public employees who work diligently to provide many services.  At the City, the majority of our resources...

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Temporary warming shelter established at Lincoln Center

February 15, 2021

City Press Releases

PITTSBURG, KS – A 24-hour emergency warming shelter has been established in Pittsburg for those seeking refuge from the extreme cold. The Progressive Lateral Aid Network (PLAN) of Pittsburg is...

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Pittsburg Fire Department cold weather safety tips

February 12, 2021

Fire News

This time of year, it’s especially important to make sure homes are heated safely. According to the National Fire Prevention Association (NFPA), half of home heating fires occur during the...

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Pittsburg City Commission meeting recap – Feb. 9, 2021

February 11, 2021

City Press Releases

PITTSBURG, KS – The following actions were taken during the Pittsburg City Commission meeting held on Feb. 9, 2021: Public Input Pete Mayo shared a prayer of invocation. Commissioner Larry...

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Pittsburg one of 50 best work-from-home cities in the US

February 9, 2021

City Press Releases

PITTSBURG, KS – Leading tech news publication PCMag just released their ranking of 50 best work-from-home cities in America and Pittsburg, Kansas made the list. The COVID-19 pandemic sparked a...

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Murals coming to downtown Pittsburg in 2021

February 4, 2021

City Press Releases

PITTSBURG, KS – Downtown Pittsburg is getting four new murals this year with the help of local artist Jenna Spencer and the Pittsburg Downtown Advisory Board (DAB). The first mural...

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City of Pittsburg receives award for financial reporting

January 27, 2021

City Press Releases

PITTSBURG, KS – The Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) has awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting to the City of...

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