Memorial Day City Government & Recycling Changes Schedule

  • City Hall and the Street Department will be closed on Monday May 27th for Memorial Day.
  • There will be no cardboard/paper/magazine collection on Monday May 27th. Collection of these materials will resume on Monday June 3rd.
  • There will be no yard waste collection on Monday May 27. Yard waste normally collected on Monday will be collected on Wednesday May 29th.

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2019 Recycling Calendars Available

Change in Cardboard, Newspaper & Magazine Collection

The City Street Department has distributed 2019 Recycling Calendars to all city residences.  Anyone who did not receive a calendar can obtain one at City Hall and it is also available online on the city website.

Due to changes in the recycling market, effective Monday January 7th 2019,  cardboard, newspaper, and magazines will be collected city-wide every MONDAY and must be curbside by 7am.   All other recycling and garbage will continue to be collected on the same schedule as previously.

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Neighborhood Action Team (NAT)

Today, City Officials conducted a Neighborhood Action Team (NAT) sweep on Butler, Sand, Radcliffe, Defoe Streets and Prospect Place. The NAT was formed last year as a way to further the Neighborhood Housing Initiative. The mission statement of the Initiative is: “Develop a plan and implementation strategy designed to reduce the number of code deficient, […]

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Video Tour of Pittston City

Learn more about the City of Pittston with our video tour. Receive an introduction to the city by our Mayor, learn about our downtown revitalization, see why Pittston is a great place to relocate to and raise a family and discover the fascinating art and culture of Pittston City.