City of Pittsburg
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Pittsburg is an industrial city in eastern Contra Costa County, California in the East Bay region of the San Francisco Bay Area. The population was 63,264 at the 2010 census.

Redevelopment projects

  • The city is currently in the process of redeveloping the older downtown. In November 2010
  • The Railroad Book Depot opened. The bookstore is owned and operated by the non-profit Pittsburg Arts & Community Foundation.
  • A new Marina Master Plan is under development along Pittsburg’s waterfront which includes a pedestrian promenade with subsequent commercial construction and development planned.
  • An extension of the existing Bay Area Rapid Transit District (BART) rapid transit system, which includes a Pittsburg BART station at Railroad Avenue.
  • A Civic Center Master Plan by the city will promote transit-oriented and mixed-use development to coincide with the construction of the new BART station adjacent to the current Civic Center.
  • The Black Diamond Project will provide services to residents on the north side.