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Stormwater Training – February 28, 2017

February 28, 2017 – MS-4 Required Plans
8 to 9:00 AM; Registration at 7:30 AM.

Presented by:  William Gralski, P.E., Stormwater Superintendent, Hampden Township.

Location:  Hampden Township Municipal Building, Room 202, 230 S. Sporting Hill Road, Mechanicsburg, PA 17050.

Click for 2-28-17 – MS4 Required Plans Session Overview

Register by Friday, February 24, 2017.  CLICK HERE to Register

CapCOG to Offer Human Resources Training – April 6, 2017


  • Getting to the Will Do – Making Better Hiring Decisions
  • Whiners, Perfectionists, and Bullies, Oh My!

Presenter:   Karen Young, founder and president of HR Resolutions and author of Stop Knocking on My Door.

Date:           Thursday, April 6, 2017
Time:           Registration:  8:30 AM; Training 9 AM to 12 PM
Location:   Hampden Township Building, 230 S. Sporting Hill Road, Room 202, Mechanicsburg
Cost:            $30 for CapCOG members; $40 for non-members
                       Includes materials, copy of Karen’s book, Stop Knocking on My Door,
                          and refreshments.
For more information about the program and to register, CLICK HERE and scroll down to Trainings.


2017-18 Invitation to Bid
Contract Period is April 1, 2017 to March 31, 2018

Interested vendors can download bid packets in any or all of the categories by clicking on the link: 2017-18 Invitation to Bid.  Deadline for submission is Thursday, February 16, 2017 at 10:00 AM.

Job Openings

Alliance for Chesapeake Bay – Program Coordinator
Carroll Township – Roads Maintenance Worker

Derry Twp – Part-Time Secretary
Lemoyne Borough – Assistant Borough Secretary
Lemoyne Borough – Borough Manager
Monroe Township – Laborer-pdf
Swatara Township – Codes Enforcement Officer

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


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

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Maybe you can offer a training program for our members in the future.
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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.

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