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5th Street Redevelopment

January 1, 2019

City Press Releases

On April 23, 2018, three weeks after the City was forced to close off a portion of west 5th Street, members of the Economic Development Advisory Committee (EDAC) met and...

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Pittsburg City Manager issues statement regarding video of aggravated battery incident

January 1, 2019

City Press Releases

Pittsburg City Manager Daron Hall released the following statement regarding the video shared on social media, of an aggravated battery incident, which occurred Friday, May 18: “The City of Pittsburg...

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Pittsburg pools open for summer

January 1, 2019

City Press Releases

The City of Pittsburg Aquatic Center will open this Friday, May 25, ushering in the official start of summer. The aquatic center, located at 708 W. 9th St., in Pittsburg,...

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Olive Street Updates

January 1, 2019

City Press Releases

Weather permitting, the new asphalt overlay will be placed on Olive Street from Kansas Street to the US 69 Bypass beginning Monday, June 4, 2018. Typical construction hours are Monday...

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Speed limit change coming for Centennial Drive

January 1, 2019

City Press Releases

The Governing Body, in its meeting of February 13, 2018, adopted Ordinance No. G-1278, setting the maximum speed limit on Centennial Drive between California Street and the east city limits...

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City of Pittsburg launches new phone payment system

January 1, 2019

City Press Releases

Residents in Pittsburg can now pay their water bill over the phone 24 hours a day, seven days a week, thanks to the City’s new automated phone payment system. The...

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City seeks sustainability committee members

May 22, 2018

City Press Releases

The City of Pittsburg is now accepting applications for candidates to serve on a Sustainability Advisory Committee. The new citizen-lead advisory group will help the City address issues centered on...

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Water Tower Work to begin May 21, 2018

May 18, 2018

City Press Releases

Sandblasting and Painting of the south water tower located at Madison and Joplin will begin May 21. This work will include the sandblasting and re-painting of the interior and exterior...

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School Safety Initiatives – by Daron Hall

May 18, 2018

City Manager's Blog

This week I drove by the four USD 250 elementary schools in a single day. My son attends one of them and I attended a ground breaking at another. I...

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Pittsburg Celebrates Arbor Day

April 26, 2018

City Press Releases

This week, the City of Pittsburg Parks & Recreation Department, community members and students will gather at Paul B. Leffler Rotary Park for the annual Arbor Day Celebration. On Friday,...

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