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Check here often to learn about the latest activities SEDA-COG is involved in ─ projects, planning efforts, and new initiatives, as well as information about companies and communities we're working with.

Current News Information from the last two-to-three weeks.

Recent News News within the last few months.

News Archives Includes the last year-and-a-half.

If you're looking for news on a particular topic and can't find it, call Liz Herman at 570-522-7217 or email eherman@seda-cog.org.

 

 Current News

Short Description
Weatherization Program featured on local news
WHTM Harrisburg features SEDA-COG's Weatherization Program
12/6/2019
 
SEDA-COG’s 2020 board officers elected
12/5/2019
 

 Recent News

Short Description
Shamokin residents may receive no-cost home repairs
Residents should apply now for wait list
11/25/2019
 
Bloomsburg may receive $500K home rehab grant
Residents should apply now for wait list
11/15/2019
 
Heating units repaired at no cost for qualifying residents
11/14/2019
 
Juniata Business and Industry, Inc. RFP Professional Engineering Services
Professional Engineering Services for development of expansion of approximately 29 acres of industrial park.
11/14/2019
 
Ribbon cutting to mark Shamokin revitalization effort
Public invited to attend
10/17/2019
 
Technical proposal seminar for small business owners
10/15/2019
 
Seminar to help businesses access $575M in contracts
10/2/2019
 
Housing rehabilitation grants offer opportunity for general contractors
9/26/2019
 
Import seminar to be held for area businesses
9/24/2019
 
Mount Carmel Borough residents to see flood insurance savings
Meeting to be held Oct. 15
9/24/2019
 
SEDA-COG welcomes new employees
9/23/2019
 
$500K grants for housing rehabilitation awarded to three communities
9/19/2019
 
Stormwater Study for Bloomsburg – Lime Ridge Corridor - RFP
The SEDA-COG Joint Rail Authority (SEDA JRA) seeks to engage a qualified consultant to provide a Stormwater Study for the Bloomsburg – Lime Ridge Corridor (U.S. Route 11) to assess storm water runoff and management for an implementation project that will mitigate future flooding events in the Kinney’s Run area of Scott Township and in the low-lying areas of South Centre Township. 
9/16/2019
 
Grants to fund flood study in Bloomsburg area
Grants to mitigate stormwater runoff and flooding in Bloomsburg-Lime Ridge Area
9/11/2019
 

 News Archive

Short Description
Groundbreaking date set for Centre Hall Natural Gas Project
Project to connect over 100 businesses to natural gas
8/19/2019
 
PA businesses can tap world’s markets at Bringing the World to Central PA event
8/6/2019
 
Free transportation training classes scheduled
8/1/2019
 
SEDA-COG executive director retiring
Board searching for incoming director
8/1/2019
 
Public comment period open for transportation plan
7/29/2019
 
Senior housing groundbreaking date set for Flemington
7/18/2019
 
Milton may receive $500K home rehab grant
Residents should apply now for wait list
7/8/2019
 
Sunbury residents may receive no-cost home repairs
Residents should apply now for wait list
7/8/2019
 
$300K to help expand broadband in 3 counties
Project adds to SEDA-COG’s broadband efforts
7/3/2019
 
Public Input Need for Broadband Study
7/2/2019
 
Public invited to share Internet issues at meetings
Input will guide broadband study
7/2/2019
 
Glass House Inn has new ownership thanks to SEDA-COG financing
6/20/2019
 
State College business exports first shipment to Mexico with SEDA-COG partnership
6/18/2019
 
Small business loan program hits record-low interest rate
6/17/2019
 
STEM participants honored
Area students, teacher selected for competitive STEM program
5/30/2019
 
Free weatherization services for residents
5/22/2019
 
State College business signs international distributors with SEDA-COG partnership, state grant
5/22/2019
 
Montour County residents may apply for no-cost home repairs
5/21/2019
 
S. Williamsport Borough residents can apply for no-cost home repair wait list
5/21/2019
 
Workshops to address Shamokin businesses’ concerns
Workshop schedule:

June 5: 12-1:30 p.m., Bucknell SBDC
June 6: 6-8 p.m., Careerlink
June 7: 6-8 p.m., Covation Center
5/20/2019
 
For retiree, Georgetown Heights ‘feels like home’
5/16/2019
 
SEDA-COG announces Weatherization staff promotion
5/13/2019
 
SEDA-COG welcomes new employees
5/2/2019
 
Bloomsburg Flood Mitigation Expansion groundbreaking and grant announcement
4/16/2019
 
Low-interest loans available for Clinton County businesses
4/8/2019
 
Grant may offer no-cost home repairs for Mount Carmel Township
Residents should apply now
3/19/2019
 
Waiting list for no-cost home repairs in JS Borough still open
Residents should apply now
3/19/2019
 
Doing Business with Penn State seminar
3/13/2019
 
SEDA-COG announces strategic plan with renewed mission
3/12/2019
 
SEDA-COG announces promotions
2/28/2019
 
Introduction to Exporting workshop
2/26/2019
 
Businesses can tap international trade at workshop
2/25/2019
 
Government contracting webinar to help businesses save costs, improve efficiency
2/6/2019
 
Business Walk Wednesdays to begin in Shamokin
2/4/2019
 
PA Supreme Court to hear SEDA-COG Joint Rail Authority’s case
1/25/2019
 
Jersey Shore Borough applying for housing rehab grant
Residents can apply for no-cost repairs
1/16/2019
 
Central PA KOZ designations announced
1/15/2019
 
Free summer STEM program at Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Application period open
1/14/2019
 
SEDA-COG wraps up successful year for Local Technical Assistance Program
Spring classes scheduled
1/9/2019
 
Workshop in York to help businesses tap government marketplace
1/9/2019
 
Workshop in Bellefonte to help businesses tap government marketplace
12/19/2018
 
State College business gets deal with Amazon thanks to trade show funds
12/11/2018
 
Call for Subcontractors
FOR QUALIFIED RESIDENTIAL ELECTRICAL, PLUMBING, HVAC, ASBESTOS ABATEMENT, MOLD REMOVAL, RADON MITIGATION AND ROOFERS. 
12/10/2018
 
SEDA-COG’s 2019 board officers elected
12/7/2018
 
Workshop in Harrisburg to help businesses tap government marketplace
12/5/2018
 
SEDA-COG staff earn Certified Floodplain Manager certification
Complements ongoing flood resiliency efforts
10/30/2018
 
SEDA-COG board selects assistant executive director
10/25/2018
 
Northumberland County judge rules in favor of SEDA-COG Joint Rail Authority in lawsuit
10/23/2018
 
Employment: Maintenance Worker - Selinsgrove, PA
The maintenance work will consist of general maintenance: lawn care, painting, testing the emergency lights, etc.
10/16/2018
 
High-speed Internet grant awarded to SEDA-COG to address multi-county region
10/12/2018
 
Let your voice be heard: Public can share transportation needs at listening sessions
10/10/2018
 
Small business success celebrated during PTAC Day
9/18/2018
 
Public invited to participate in transportation survey
9/11/2018
 
Webinar to help businesses access government contracting opportunities
9/11/2018
 
Milton workshop to clarify flood insurance policies
9/10/2018
 
Vargo Outdoors leverages grant to tap export leads
9/5/2018
 
Workshop in Harrisburg to help businesses tap government marketplace
9/4/2018
 
PA businesses can tap world’s markets at Bringing the World to Central PA event
8/16/2018
 
Free transportation training classes scheduled
8/14/2018
 
Event to help PA industry companies tap Army depots’ contracts
8/13/2018
 
Workshop in Williamsport to help businesses tap government marketplace
8/8/2018
 
Danville flood insurance seminar to be held Sept. 20
7/27/2018
 
SEDA-COG technology assessment available to local government
7/23/2018
 
New program offers businesses competitive advantage
7/19/2018
 
Workshop in Carlisle to help businesses tap government marketplace
7/18/2018