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.
Motorists and residents are advised that the Water Street Bridge between Pittston City and West Pittston Borough will be closed on Thursday August 6th from 9:30am to approximately 2:30pm for inspection. For further information please contact the Luzerne County Road and Bridge Department.
Cron Street also remains closed for installation of sewer pipes and repaving. A contractor for Pennsylvania American Water Company is also working on Market, East Oak and East Frothingham Streets to install new water mains. Motorists are advised to use caution when traveling in all of these areas. Thank you!
As we enter summer, I am pleased to report that soon new playground equipment and other improvements soon will be installed in Jefferson Park at New and Cornelia Streets. Additionally, the Pennsylvania American Water Company has announced another round of substantial improvements to water infrastructure in the city. New water mains will be installed on Butler, East Oak, Wood, Mill Hill, and East …Read More
Pennsylvania American Water Company has announced another round of substantial company investment in the City of Pittston. To improve water service, water mains will be replaced on several city streets and then the roads will be repaved at no cost to the city. The streets to be completed this year are: Market Street, from Vine Street to the city line; East Oak Street from Main Street to Robert…Read More