The Office of the City Treasurer receives all city revenue and provides regular reports to the mayor, city council, and city administrator on all revenue received. The City Treasurer heads the office and is elected by city voters to serve a 4 year term of office. The city treasurer also serves as the city’s property tax collector and also sells city garbage stickers. The treasurer also signs all checks issued by the city. For more information on city taxes and tax collection please click here.
Mrs. Kathy Cunard
City Treasurer and Tax Collector
Kathy Cunard is presently the City Treasurer and Tax Collector for the City of Pittston. The City Treasurer’s Office is located on the first floor of City Hall, at 35 Broad Street, and is open Monday through Friday from 9am to 4pm and can be reached by calling 570.654.1090 or 570.654.0513
2016 PITTSTON CITY REAL ESTATE TAXES
2016 Pittston City real estate (property) tax bills were mailed February 8th and are payable at Rebate through April 7, 2016 ; at Face through June 7, 2016 ; and at Penalty through December 31st. Bills may be paid in person at the City Treasurer’s Office, First Floor, Pittston City Hall, 35 Broad Street, Monday through Friday 9am to 4pm; or by mail to the this address.
The Pittston City Council has enacted an ordinance for a “Homestead Tax Exemption” for owner-occupied residential homes that reduces the city property tax bill for owner-occupied homes. Click here: Homestead Tax Exemption for more information.
2015-2016 PITTSTON CITY REFUSE FEE
Pittston City Code Section 412 Article II requires that property owners pay an annual Refuse Fee for each livable rental unit they own. The 2015-2016 Refuse Fee bills have been mailed. The bills may be paid at the City Treasurer’s Office, 35 Broad Street, Monday through Friday 9am-4pm, or by mail or online (additional refuse sticker mailing fee of $5.00 applies).
- 2015-2016 Garbage Stickers must be used effective June 4, 2015.
- The Refuse Fee is $120.00 for 60 stickers, $140.00 if paid after July 15, 2015. Additional stickers may be purchased in a sheet of 12 for $24.00.
- If Mailing your payment or paying online, please include $5.00 for Postage & Handling. If the stickers are to be sent to an address other than your mailing address, please specify.
- If you did not receive a Refuse Bill in the mail, please notify the Treasurer’s Office by telephone (570) 654-1090.
2017 HUGHESTOWN REFUSE STICKERS
Pittston City Treasurer, Kathy Cunard, announces that the 2017 HUGHESTOWN Refuse/Trash stickers are now available for residents who wish to use the Pittston City service. They may be purchased in the City Treasurer’s Office, 35 Broad Street, Pittston, PA or can be obtained by mail for prices listed below plus $3.50 postage and handling. Last year’s Tan and White stickers will no longer be valid as of January 11, 2016. New stickers (Yellow and White) must be used beginning Monday, January 9, 2017.
There are two (2) options available Prices are as follows and all are considered the yearly fee.
- 60 stickers for the year – $165.00
- 120 stickers for the year – $300.00
If you run out of stickers after you have paid the annual fee, you may purchase a minimum pack of 12 stickers for a cost of $36.00.