What’s New


2016 Surplus Equipment and Vehicle Auction, Wednesday, July 20  There is still time to participate!  Send your participation forms and photos as soon as possible to capcog@comcast.net.

To see current auction items and pictures, visit the CapCOG link on auctionzip.com.

SAVE THE DATE – August 15, 2016 @ 6 PM – Firefighter Forum  

The Public Safety Committee of CapCOG is hosting a three-hour forum to discuss issues facing volunteer fire companies including recruiting and retaining volunteers.

Confirmed panelists: PA Fire Commissioner Solobay, DCED Local Government Policy Specialist Rob Brady, Hampden Assistant Fire Chief Jerry Ozog and PFESI Executive Director, Don Konkle.

Location:   HACC, North Hall, Room 205
Light fare will be served.
Costs:  FREE

CLICK HERE for the Firefighter Forum Flyer

CLICK HERE to Register.   RSVPs required by August 8.

Sponsorship provided by Provident Agency, Inc.


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Hampden – Stormwater Division Supervisor

Carlisle Assistant Manager

Click here for information on posting a job

CapCOG education events are supported by our Education Program Sponsors — Alpha Space Control Co., Inc., C.S. Davidson, Inc., Provident Agency, and Tri-County Regional Planning Commission

 Click here if you are interested in presenting an Education Training for CapCOG

July 14, 8  – 9:30 am registration 7:30 am   DEP NPDES MS4 Program Updates DEP is planning several updates to the NPDES MS4 program in the coming years and this presentation will provide an overview of the anticipated changes and new requirements, including revisions to the MCMs, The MS4 Requirements Table, Pollutant Control Measures (PCMs), and Pollutant Reduction Plans (PRPs).
-Presenters:  Jim Eisenhardt and Larry Trout, RK&K Engineers, LLP
-Location:  Londonderry Township, 783 S. Geyers Church Rd., Middletown
-Costs: CapCOG Members – free; non-members $10
-Register – Click Here


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Event and Education Sponsors Click here to learn more about becoming an event or education sponsor. 

Who We Are

The Capital Region Council of Governments (CapCOG) was created in 1970 as the West Shore Council of Governments, changing its name in 2005 to reflect its growing membership which currently consists of 40 Boroughs, Cities and Townships located in the capital area. CapCOG is one of the largest COGs in Pennsylvania serving over 355,000 residents.

Our Mission – Promote cooperation and communication for the mutual benefit of its members.

Municipal Membership – Any Borough, City or Township in Cumberland, Dauphin, Lebanon, Perry or York counties

Associate Membership – are designated as government and non-municipal entities such as school districts, other COGs, counties, etc.

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