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Welcome to SEDA-Council of Governments, a public development organization serving 11 Central Pennsylvania counties. SEDA-COG is overseen by a Board of elected officials, business people, and area residents; and staffed by professionals with expertise in such fields as transportation, international sales, information technology, and financial packaging. We work with the region’s counties, communities, companies, and individuals. We help them – and you - make things happen.

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Open house planned for senior housing complex
Invitation for Bids - Schwartz Hill Road & First Street Reconstruction
Zerbe Township will receive sealed bids for the Schwartz Hill Road & First Street Reconstruction Project
SEDA-COG’s project helps area organizations access better broadband, reduce costs
Building dedication planned for $6.4M senior housing complex
Bridge projects in five counties boosted with a $3.5M state grant
Public can comment on draft transportation plans that impact the region
PA manufacturing facility projects higher profits thanks to SBA 504 loan and SEDA-COG partnership
Groundbreaking scheduled for affordable senior housing in Lewistown
Public and media invited
CORE PA Global to promote Pennsylvania at world’s leading industrial trade show
Locally made snowboard to be raffled at booth
Nittany & Bald Eagle Railroad earns marketing award for clean coal project, partnered with JRA
SEDA-COG executive director receives economic development award
From window blinds to maps online: SEDA-COG helps transform cemetery records to online database, website
Energy-savings workshop to be held in Selinsgrove
High-speed Internet project benefits Mifflin County Solid Waste Authority
Workshop in Harrisburg to help businesses access $575M in contracts
Ribbon Cutting Scheduled for Shamokin Creek Flood Risk Management Project
Free transportation training classes scheduled
Workshop to help businesses access $575M in contracts
SEDA-COG makes Top 100 Organizations list
Businesses can learn how to sell to the government in workshop
Free one-on-one sessions for businesses to learn government contracting
SEDA-COG’s Executive Director selected as one of the “Top 100 People”
SEDA-COG Weatherization Program earns UGI award
Bloomsburg housing rehab effort expanded from flood zone to entire town
SEDA-COG officers elected, past officers and members honored
Local company awarded tech grant with SEDA-COG partnership, others can apply
Coming home: Fourth-generation farm expanding with SEDA-COG financing partnership
Great opportunity for food businesses – if they want it
Shared-use food processing center may start in region
SEDA-COG JRA new railroad track project supports clean coal
SEDA-COG’s new Energy Tracker to help users save on utility bills
See how you use energy and save money!
SEDA-COG awarded $50K grant to help homes, businesses to access natural gas
Will help attract manufacturers, reduce energy costs to residents
Energy-saving workshop coming for Selinsgrove
Calling all Selinsgrove manufacturers, commercial businesses & nonprofits!
Williamsport Municipal Water Authority awarded $2.7M grant for water infrastructure project
Upgrade to bolster area economy, save jobs
Free transportation training classes scheduled
Fall 2015 roadway safety & maintenance issues classes
SEDA-COG staffer to help guide PA’s natural gas pipeline infrastructure expansion process
Task force to develop tools to assist in pipeline development
Learn the art of selling to the government
Businesses can learn how to do business with government
CEDS Committee, Board approves Five-Year Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy for submission to EDA
Winfield snowboard company looks to export to global markets
SEDA-COG Export program key in making connections
Fuel City Truck Stop breaks ground
One-stop shop gears up for business this winter
20-year transportation plan to be fully updated
Plan impacts eight counties
Winfield family gets $200K loan to expand farm
A family can continue to provide a legacy and grow their business
Central Pennsylvania businesses earn ImPAct Awards
Five businesses in Centre, Columbia, Union counties win awards
Senior housing in Lewistown fully funded
Federal funding gives boost to project's second stage
Report looks at region's future, past & present
Update will maintain eligibility for federal dollars

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 Calendar of Events

Event Date
7/12/2016Internet Resources Training - Williamsport
7/14/2016Selling to the Government: The First Steps - Carlisle
7/15/2016Energizing Our Region - Breakfast Seminar - PPL Customers
7/15/2016SEDA-COG Metropolitan Planning Organization - Lewisburg
7/21/2016Introduction to GSA Schedules - Harrisburg
7/22/2016Energizing Our Region - Breakfast Seminar - First Energy Customers
8/11/2016Selling to the Government - Chambersburg
8/18/2016Selling to the Government - Lewistown
8/24/2016Deleted: SEDA-COG Board of Directors meeting