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Sustainability group seeks exhibitors and vendors for Earth Day Celebration

February 28, 2022

City Press Releases

PITTSBURG, KS – The Sustainability Advisory Committee is seeking exhibitors and vendors to participate in the Pittsburg Earth Day Celebration. This outdoor family-friendly event takes place from 11:00 am –...

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EPA begins environmental cleanup project in Pittsburg

September 16, 2021

City Press Releases

PITTSBURG, KS – The US Environmental Protection Agency began a cleanup project this week on the East 4th Street field across from the Mission Clay Products property in Pittsburg. Pittsburg...

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Earth Day Activities Planned for Next Week

April 16, 2021

City Press Releases

PITTSBURG, KS – The Pittsburg Sustainability Advisory Board (SAC) is helping to promote Earth Day this year through a series of events and week-long online awareness campaign from April 19-24....

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Farmers market nutrition program available to low-income senior citizens

June 29, 2020

City Press Releases

PITTSBURG, KS – Low-income Kansas senior citizens may be eligible for a program that provides checks to purchase fresh, unprocessed fruits and vegetables and honey at farmers markets in selected...

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Pittsburg Area Farmers’ Market to open May 9 with safety measures in place

May 4, 2020

City Press Releases

PITTSBURG, KS – The Pittsburg Area Farmers’ Market is set to open May 9 with restrictions due to COVID-19. Farmers’ markets are deemed an essential service and have been allowed...

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Ways to celebrate Earth Day while social distancing

April 22, 2020

General News

April 22, 2020 marks the 50 year anniversary of Earth Day. While many Earth Day events were cancelled or postponed this year due to COVID-19, including the city’s Earth Day...

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City seeks candidates for the Sustainability Advisory Committee

January 31, 2020

City Press Releases

PITTSBURG, KS – The City of Pittsburg is now accepting applications for an open position on the Sustainability Advisory Committee. Once appointed, the candidate will fill an unexpired term on...

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Pittsburg Earth Day Celebration call for exhibitors, vendors

January 13, 2020

City Press Releases

PITTSBURG, KS – The City of Pittsburg Sustainability Advisory Committee (SAC) is inviting exhibitors and vendors to join the Pittsburg Earth Day Celebration. The event will be held Saturday, April...

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City of Pittsburg seeks candidates for two open seats on the Sustainability Advisory Committee

June 3, 2019

City Press Releases

PITTSBURG, KS – The City of Pittsburg is now accepting applications for candidates to fill two unexpired positions on the Sustainability Advisory Committee. Completed applications must be submitted to the...

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Governor Kelly attends ribbon cutting for the City of Pittsburg North Walnut Street project

May 17, 2019

City Press Releases

PITTSBURG, KS – A former zinc-smelting property, deemed unsafe and unusable for generations, has been put back into productive use thanks to a coordinated environmental cleanup effort between the City...

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