Public Works

Welcome to the City of Pittsburg Public Works department. Our mission is to provide all citizens with superior services, representation, facilities and amenities that will support, preserve and enhance the culture and quality of life that attracts each of us to Pittsburg.


Building Safety Division

Committed to advancing public safety in the built environment through collaboration and community partnership which results in safe, accessible and healthy structures.


Atkinson Airport

The Atkinson Municipal Airport is a publicly owned, public-use general aviation facility operated by the City of Pittsburg and is an important part of the transportation system in the region.


Planning and Zoning

The Planning Commission/Board of Zoning Appeals works closely with the community in each area of the city to create vibrant, amenity-rich neighborhoods, protect historic resources, and support vital local businesses.


Nuisance Codes

The ordinances and codes for control of weeds, trash, vehicles and other nuisances are enforced. The Code Enforcement division is responsible for that enforcement.


GIS Mapping

Enables the City to improve communication and decision-making to ultimately better serve the public through the efficient use of Geographic Information.



 The engineering division of the City of Pittsburg provides engineering assistance for minor improvements and large projects.


Contact Information

Public Works
201 W. 4th St.
Pittsburg, KS 66762
(620) 231-4170

Hours of Operation:

Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Cameron Alden
Public Works Director
201 W. 4th St.
Pittsburg, KS 66762
(620) 230-5515