News

Street Improvements Continue

April 15, 2019

City Press Releases

PITTSBURG, KS – Asphalt replacement work on West 5th Street and West 6th Street between North Georgia Street and North Walnut Street will continue over the next few months. Side...

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Crime Prevention Initiative

April 10, 2019

Police Department Press Release

The Pittsburg Police Department is partnering with local residences and businesses for a new theft prevention initiative. In the coming weeks, you may see signs around town with simple notes...

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Pittsburg Parks & Recreation hosts 10th annual Easter Egg Hunt

April 3, 2019

City Press Releases

PITTSBURG, KS – The Pittsburg Parks & Recreation Department will host its tenth-annual Easter Egg Hunt, 11:00 am Saturday, April 6, at Lincoln Park and Don Gutteridge Sports Complex. This...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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....

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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...

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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...

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