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.
Breast cancer affects many people and families, and I would like to thank everyone who had participated in the Paint Pittston Pink special event to support breast cancer research. City improvements continue. Recently, John Street and lower Market Street were repaved and a new traffic signal erected at South Main and Market. Earlier this year, PENNDOT repaved William Street and Kennedy Boulevard….Read More
Pittston City officials recently participated in a ground-breaking ceremony at the site of a new Geisinger Medical Clinic Building on North Main Street. The multi-million dollar building will soon be under construction, and when completed, will add a state of the art medical clinic facility in a prime location along Main Street, creating jobs and adding to the city’s tax base.