|Mayor & City Council|
Under the new Home Rule Charter, the city will continues to be governed by the City Council, comprised of the elected Mayor and 4 City Councilmembers. The City Council holds all legislative and executive authority pursuant to the Home Rule Charter, which includes the enaction of ordinances and resolutions; the approval of contracts; the approval of the city budget; and the levying of taxes and fees. Additionally, the Mayor serves as the chief executive.
The City Council holds a regular public council meeting each month and calls special meetings as necessary.
The current City Council for the City of Pittston includes:
Hon. Jason Klush, Mayor
Hon. Samuel Argo, City Councilman
Hon. Joseph Chernouskas, City Councilman
Hon. Joseph McClean, City Councilman
Hon. Michael Lombardo, Esq., City Councilman
All members of the city council may be contacted via the administrative offices at City Hall.
Additional information on the city councilmembers can be found under the "Elected Officials" tab on the homepage, and the schedule of meetings for the City Council is available under the "Events" dropdown on the homepage.