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.
Please join us for our first “Second Friday” art walk this Friday, May 8th at 5pm. Many vendors and artists will be present along South Main Street and many downtown businesses will be open with specials for the event. This is a wonderful time for you and your family and friends to stop by and enjoy our beautiful downtown! While in downtown, visitors will see further revitalization. …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