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.
The Pittston City Fire Department, Police Department and Greater Pittston Regional Ambulance will be holding the Annual Easter Egg Hunt at Jefferson Park on New Street in Pittston at 1:00PM on Saturday, March 28, 2015. All Pittston City children up to age 12 are welcome to join in the fun. I am pleased to announce the City Council recently authorized the purchase of a new street sweeper for our S…Read More
In order to qualify for Federal Highway Administration grant funds, PENNDOT is conducting studies of traffic volume on certain municipal streets. Streets in Pittston City where you will see traffic counters include: Lambert Street, Hunter Street, Nafus Street, Elizabeth Street, East Frothingham Street and West Columbus Avenue. For more information please click HERE to read the PENNDOT press re…Read More