For more information on the City of Pittsburg, please visit us at:

https://www.pittks.org/

We put Pittsburg's land use puzzle together.

 
 

Project Overview + Goals

The City of Pittsburg developed a land use plan to guide future citywide development patterns. The Pittsburg Land Use Plan (Plan) serves as a guide for residents, property owners, developers, city and county staff members, and elected officials in making sound land use, design, and development decisions for the City of Pittsburg.

 

The primary goals of the planning process included the following:

Project Timeline

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Equip city staff and elected officials with a roadmap for the future of land use planning within Pittsburg

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Understand and identify the city’s current stormwater management system and necessary upgrades and improvements to adequately serve future growth

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Provide for orderly, thoughtful, and high quality development that is consistent with the community’s goals for the city

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Generate community buy-in through an interactive public engagement process, both online and in-person, to create a shared vision for the future

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Establish a citywide land use framework to provide current and future residents with a Plan they can rely on now and moving forward

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Define next steps to ensure successful implementation of the Plan

Plan Boundary + Timeline 

The Plan determined future land use patterns for the entire city of Pittsburg, the boundary of which is shown in light orange on the map.

 

The planning process followed the timeline below:

 
 

Events + Ways to Engage

Thank you for your active participation in the planning process. We value your input and feedback!

PLANNING

CHARRETTE

The planning team generated land use concepts for Pittsburg alongside the Steering Committee. Based on on-the-fly feedback, the planning team explored a variety of alternatives. 

PUBLIC

OPEN HOUSE

Thank you to the community members that attended the public open house to provide feedback on the land use concepts.

July 17, 2019

5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Block22

402 N Broadway

Pittsburg, KS 66762

PUBLIC

SURVEY

TARGETED

FOCUS GROUPS

Residents of Pittsburg were invited to share their priorities for the city as they relate to future land use by taking the survey.

Survey closed on June 26, 2019

The planning team met with key groups including city and county staff, PSU, the Chamber of Commerce, the school district, and major employers to gather focused feedback related to the Plan. 

 

Project Downloadables + Related Links

PROJECT DOWNLOADABLES

As the planning process progresses, project work, including relevant graphics, mapping, and documents, will be shared below for public review.

Check back soon!

RELATED LINKS

Each document linked below will, in part, inform future land use planning in Pittsburg. Click on the button by each title to learn more.

Bicycle & Pedestrian Master Plan

Imagine Pittsburg 2030

Project Downloadables + Related Links

PROJECT DOWNLOADABLES

As the planning process progresses, project work, including relevant graphics, mapping, and documents, will be shared below for public review.

Public Survey Results

Existing Conditions Maps

Project Overview

Final Draft of Full Plan

RELATED LINKS

Each document linked below will, in part, inform future land use planning in Pittsburg. Click on the button by each title to learn more.

Bicycle & Pedestrian Master Plan

Mid-City Renaissance District Area Wide Plan

Imagine Pittsburg 2030

Pittsburg Economic Development Strategy

Investment Prospectus

Questions or  Comments?

Brittan Brenner

Assistant Planner

City of Pittsburg

620.240.5190

pittsburglanduse@gmail.com