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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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Pittsburg City Commission meeting recap – Jan. 26, 2021

January 27, 2021

City Press Releases

PITTSBURG, KS – The following actions were taken during the Pittsburg City Commission meeting held on Jan. 26, 2021: Public Input Mark Chambers gave an invocation. Commissioners discussed the process...

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Larissa Bowman named City of Pittsburg finance director

January 19, 2021

City Press Releases

PITTSBURG, KS – The City of Pittsburg has appointed Larissa Bowman to serve as the city’s director of finance following the retirement of former director Jamie Clarkson. Bowman held the...

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Pittsburg City Commission meeting recap – Jan. 12, 2021

January 13, 2021

City Press Releases

PITTSBURG, KS – The following actions were taken during the Pittsburg City Commission meeting held on Jan. 12, 2021:   Public Input Mark Chambers gave an invocation. William Strenth and...

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Family Resource Advocate Program delivers Christmas gifts to children in need

December 17, 2020

City Press Releases

  PITTSBURG, KS – This week, the Pittsburg Police Department looks a bit more like Santa’s workshop than normal, with brightly-decorated packages and toys lining the hallway. Pittsburg Police Department...

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