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.
I am pleased to report the City’s new street sweeper is in service. It will take our Street Department several weeks to clear the heavily accumulation of debris from our hard winter and the several years we did not have a regular sweeping program. The sweeper is a substantial investment by the City Council in our infrastructure maintenance and improvement program for the downtown all neigh…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