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City of Scranton Announces 2023 Fall Pop-Up City Halls

Due to the success of this summer’s pop-ups, the City of Scranton is extending this years program through September. We encourage...

August 29, 2023

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Scranton Hosts Mayors Innovation Project Summer 2023 Meeting

This week, August 9th-11th, Mayor Paige G. Cognetti welcomed city representatives, policy experts, and over 30 mayors from across the...

August 14, 2023

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Cognetti Family Welcomes Daughter

Mayor Paige G. Cognetti and her husband Ryan welcomed their second child, Brooke Anne Cognetti, on August 2. Mom and baby are both doing...

August 9, 2023

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Urban Heat Island Campaign Launch

The City of Scranton, along with NOAA and other local, regional, and state partners, will be participating in the NOAA Urban Heat Island...

July 26, 2023

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Scranton ARPA Façade Grant Inspires North Scranton Revitalization

Central Station Marketplace and Antiques owners Mary and Ed Beck recently transformed the entrance to their North Scranton business with...

July 12, 2023

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City of Scranton Reduces Building Permit Fees, Further Cutting Red Tape to Unlock City’s Growth

On Thursday, June 29, Mayor Paige G. Cognetti signed new legislation passed through Scranton City Council reducing building permit fees for...

July 11, 2023

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Scranton Awards Third ARPA Grants for Small Business Development

The City of Scranton awarded more than $556,000 to support the creation and expansion of small businesses on Thursday, June 29, 2023....

June 29, 2023

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New Scranton Law Restricts Firework Usage

On Tuesday, June 27, the Scranton City Council passed legislation prepared by the Police Department, Fire Department, and Law Department to...

June 29, 2023

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Scranton Awards ARPA Grants for Affordable Childcare Programs

The City of Scranton awarded more than $725,000 to six groups to support ongoing and expanded affordable childcare services on Wednesday,...

May 3, 2023

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Scranton Sets $3M in ARPA Aid, Supports Iconic Business

The City of Scranton announced aid for Cooper's Seafood House as it outlined plans to provide new grants of up to $3 million to small...

October 24, 2022

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