Frequently Asked Questions


 What are the Town Office hours?

Monday -- 9 AM to 5 PM
Tuesday -- 9 AM to noon
Wednesday -- 11 AM to 7 PM
Thursday -- 9 AM to 5 PM
Friday -- 9 AM to 5 PM

 What are the recycling hours?

Details are here.

 When is the Code Enforcement Officer in the Town Office?

Wednesday from 4:00 to 7:00.

 What animals does the Animal Control Officer handle?

Domestic only. No wild animals.

 Can I pay my taxes or registration over the phone with a credit card?

No.  But you can register your vehicle or trailer with Rapid Renewal from the front page

 When will a tax lien be discharged once paid in full?

Once per month.

 Who do I make my check out to?

Town of Pittston

 What does “mil rate” mean?

A “mil rate” is defined as the number of tax dollars per $1,000. of evaluation of your land and buildings combined, so if your property is valued at $100,000. and the current mil rate is $14.6 it would be 100 x 14.6 making taxes owed $1,460.00.  All past mil rates can be seen here

 Does the Fire Dep't fill swimming pools?