The City of Pittston is prepared to respond to protect residents, visitors and businesses in the event of a natural disaster or other emergency.
The city government operates a full-time, full service Fire Bureau staffed with expertly trained firefighters/EMTs, trained to respond to any situation. Assistant Fire Chief Billy Williams is designated as the City Emergency Management Coordinator and heads the Emergency Management Agency which coordinates disaster response.
The Pittston Police Department provides full-time police protection. The Pittston Street Department is prepard to respond to winter storms, summer thunderstorms, and street flooding events.
Pursuant to the Home Rule Charter, Mayor Jason Klush holds the power to declare a city state of emergency when needed.
In the event of an emergency, more information will be posted on this page as needed.