Pittston is a city in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, United States, it is situated between Scranton and Wilkes-Barre. The city has a rich history and gained prominence in the late 19th and early 20th centuries as an active anthracite coal mining city, drawing a large portion of its labor force from European immigrants. The city of Pittston is divided into three sections, the Downtown (in the center of the city), the Oregon Section (in the southern end), and the Junction (in the northern end). Pittston is a city filled with friendly, charming independent businesses.
If you are looking for a good book to read at a reasonable cost, please stop by the Pittston Memorial Library, 49 Broad Street, and browse their Used Book Sale this Thursday and Friday! This is an important fund-raiser for the library and a great way to find a good book! We also welcome the 2nd Annual Paint Pittston Pink 5K Running Race to the downtown this Saturday morning. Motorists should seek …Read More
The city has received a state grant for recycling that has allowed for the purchase of additional curbside residential recycling bins. One (1) free bin may be obtained per residential housing unit at City Hall, 35 Broad Street, during normal business hours, Monday through Friday, 9am to 4pm. A printed Recycling Calendar is also available at City Hall.