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Vote for Pittsburg in the STRONGEST TOWN contest!

March 9, 2020

City Press Releases

While basketball fans are gearing up for March Madness, the City of Pittsburg is going head to head in a bracket-based competition of its own for the title of “Strongest...

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Pittsburg makes “Sweet Sixteen” in Strongest Town in America contest

March 6, 2020

City Press Releases

PHOTO CREDIT: Courtesy of Michael Fienen Photography PITTSBURG, KS – While basketball fans are gearing up for March Madness, the City of Pittsburg is going head to head in a...

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City of Pittsburg to run monthly storm siren tests

March 6, 2020

City Press Releases

PITTSBURG, KS – With the severe weather season quickly approaching, the City of Pittsburg will start monthly audio testing of its storm warning system to ensure the sirens are operational....

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Lucky Pup 5K to benefit the SEK Humane Society

March 2, 2020

City of Pittsburg

PITTSBURG, KS – Going for a run is great for your body and mind – it can relieve stress, improve fitness and lift your mood. Running alongside a four-legged friend...

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National Weather Service statewide tornado drill

March 2, 2020

City of Pittsburg

PITTSBURG, KS – The City of Pittsburg will participate in the National Weather Service Tornado Drill on Tuesday, March 3, 2020. The City of Pittsburg will run an audio test...

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Pittsburg City Commission Meeting Recap – Feb. 25, 2020

February 26, 2020

City Press Releases

PITTSBURG, KS – The following actions were taken at the Pittsburg City Commission meeting held on February 25, 2020:   Public Input: Father Jerome Spexarth gave an invocation. Bill Strenth...

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Aaron Lewis coming to the Memorial Auditorium February 29 – Tickets still available

February 25, 2020

City Press Releases

PITTSBURG, KS – Grammy-nominated and multi-platinum artist Aaron Lewis is coming to the Memorial Auditorium on Saturday, February 29, for his State I’m In Tour, Acoustic Songs & Stories. Tickets...

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A community conversation on housing and education

February 24, 2020

City of Pittsburg

PITTSBURG, KS – The Imagine Pittsburg 2030 (IP2030) Committee will host a Community Conversation on Thursday, February 27, from 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm, at Butler’s Quarters, 513 N. Broadway,...

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Pittsburg City Commission Meeting Recap – Feb. 11, 2020

February 13, 2020

City of Pittsburg

PITTSBURG, KS – The following actions were taken at the Pittsburg City Commission meeting held on February 11, 2020:   Public Input: Pastor Jim Therrien from the Osage Church of...

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Impersonation Phone Scams

February 12, 2020

Police Department Press Release

The Pittsburg Police Department would like to remind residents to remain vigilant against Impersonation Phone Scammers as this year’s tax season approaches.  Residents are reminded that they should be leery of...

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