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City of Scranton Opens Community Center Grant Applications Through April 22 

The City of Scranton is announcing a total of $25,000 in grants available to nonprofit community centers located within the City....

March 21, 2024

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Civil Service Commission Announces Patrol Officer Testing for the Scranton Police Department

The Scranton Civil Service Commission for the City of Scranton has announced the commencement of testing for the position of Patrol Officer...

March 20, 2024

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City of Scranton Opens Veterans’ Grants Applications Through April 19 

The City of Scranton is announcing a total of $85,000 in grants available to nonprofit organizations located within the City that serve...

March 19, 2024

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City of Scranton Credit Rating Jumps Two Grades, Now BBB+

The City of Scranton’s credit rating, a review of its financial creditworthiness, rose two levels this month, according to a Standard...

March 11, 2024

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Scranton Opening New ARPA Arts Community Grants

The City of Scranton will offer $500,000 total in grants to artists and art organizations through a new application announced Thursday,...

February 29, 2024

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White House officials join Scranton ARPA small business grant announcement 

Senior White House officials brought their “Investing in America” tour to Scranton on Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2024, to witness the City’s...

February 27, 2024

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City of Scranton Closing Part of Theodore Street on Tuesday 

The City of Scranton will close Theodore Street between Ralph and Return Avenues, effective 10 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2024. The road...

February 27, 2024

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President Biden Announces Key Appointments to Boards and Commissions

WASHINGTON – Today, President Biden announced his intent to appoint the following individuals as members of the Advisory Committee for...

February 23, 2024

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A Message from the City Council President on the Rental Registration Notice Letter

If you have received a letter regarding being a landlord or property manager and you are not. There are a number of reasons the letter may...

February 21, 2024

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From the Desk of Mayor Cognetti: Nurturing Community Solutions to Prevent Violence in Scranton

There is no denying that the last month in Scranton has been difficult. It’s important that our residents know how devoted our...

February 20, 2024

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