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Request for Bid – Salt, Deicer, Magnesium Chloride, and Potassium Acetate

For a copy of the bid package:
2016-2017 Vendor Salt Contract
2016-17 Salt, Deicer, Magnesium Chloride and Potassium Acetate QUANTITIES
MS-963 2016-17Salt Vendor Contact Sheet 2016-2017
MS-963 2016-17

Submission Deadline:  Tuesday, October 11, 2016 at 10:00 AM
Opening of Bids:  10:10 AM
Location:  230 S. Sporting Hill Road, Mechanicsburg, PA 17050, Room 201

A Great Day at the Annual Picnic &
Golf Tournament!

The weather was good, the golf great, and the picnic…even better.  More than 115 members and guests came out to Armitage Golf Course and the Caddyshack Restaurant on Monday, September 19 for CapCOG’s Annual Picnic & Golf Tournament.
Thank you to our generous sponsors:  HRG, Inc., Pennoni, Alpha Consulting Engineers; Inc., Pennsylvania American Water, M&T Bank, PFM Asset Management, LLC, PLGIT, and Little Ike’s Auctioneering.

Team Awards
1st Place Team – Team Hartwick
2nd Place Team – Team East Pennsboro
3rd Place Team – Team ADS

Closest to Pin 
Women Hole 5 – Ginnie Anderson
Women Hole 14 – Laura Potthoff
Men Hole 3 – Gary Myers
Men Hole 5 – Bob Gardner
Long Drive
Women Hole 15 – Rose Ward
Men Hole 2 – Ed Ward
Congratulations to our door prize winners.  Door prizes were donated by:  Carrabba’s, Chick Fil A, Giant Foods, Hampden Township, Karn’s, Lowe’s, Olive Garden, Outback Steakhouse, Quaker Steak & Lube, Red Lobster, Sonic Drive-In, State Museum of PA, TGIFriday’s, United Methodist Home for Children, and Wegmans.

2016 Chesapeake Watershed Forum

CWF_LogoPlease consider registering!

11th Annual Chesapeake Watershed Forum
September 30 – October 2, 2016

This conference is held at the USFWS National Conservation Training Center in Shepherdstown, WV where representatives from local watershed organization and local government leaders come together to learn the latest restoration science and direction. The Forum provides excellent opportunity to network with other groups and individuals facing similar challenges, and to be inspired to continue the work of preserving, protecting and restoring the Chesapeake Bay watershed.

CLICK HERE for more information and to register.


Stormwater Training – November 15, 2016
HP Sanitary Pipe & Fittings, PVC Alternates and Flexstorm Inserts
8 – 9:30 am

Topic:    Information about HP sanitary pipe and fittings, alternate to PVC, and Flexstorm Inserts
Presenter:  Vince O’Brien, Advanced Drainage Systems (ADS)
 Location:  Camp Hill Borough, 2145 Walnut Street, Camp Hill, PA 17011
 Cost: CapCOG Members – free; non-members $10
Registration starts at 7:30 AM
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

 Stormwater Training – December 8, 2016
DEP NPDES MS4 Program Updates
8 – 9:30 am

Topic:  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).  All MCMs will be covered.
Presenter:  Thomas P. Wilson, P.E., CFM, LEED AP ND, founding principal at K&W, a civil engineering and site design firm located in Harrisburg, PA.
Location:  K&W Office, 470 Friendship Road, Suite 110, Harrisburg
 Cost: CapCOG Members – free; non-members $10
Registration starts at 7:30 AM
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

Job Openings

Londonderry Township – Public Works Position
Silver Spring Township – Asst. Township Manager
Silver Spring Township – Community Development Director
Silver Spring Receptionist – Admin Asst
Silver Spring – PW Asst. Director
Silver Spring – Road Maintenance Worker
Silver Spring – Parks Maintenance Worker
South Middleton Twp – Community Development Secretary
Upper Allen Township – MS4 Coordinator

If you’d like to post a job to our website, CLICK HERE.


TRAINING/DEMONSTRATIONS/CONFERENCESTraining and Development Image

CapCOG education events are supported by our
Education Program Sponsors:

Alpha Space Control Co., Inc.  –  C.S. Davidson, Inc.
Cumberland Area Economic Development Authority  –  Provident Agency
Tri-County Regional Planning Commission

Have information you want to share with CapCOG members?  Let us know!
Maybe you can offer a training program for our members in the future.
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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 region. 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.

CapCOG Programs and Services