CapCOG Programs and Services

Joint Bidding of Materials and Services – bidding larger volumes save each municipality substantial costs

Auction of Surplus Equipment – Held in July, the auction allows municipalities, school districts and police departments to dispose of surplus materials, including vehicles and all types of equipment. 2015 gross sales $235,600

Drug and Alcohol Testing – Pre-employment and random selection drug and alcohol testing both DOT and non-DOT employees (CDL and non-CDL).  WorkNET is the provider.

Act 45 (UCC Joint Appeals Board) – The CapCOG UCC Appeals Board was established in June 2004. It currently has a pool of 17 qualified members in the various certified categories.

Monthly Trainings – Stormwater, Reasonable Suspicion, Human Resources, Grant Writing

Legislative Updates  to relay pending issues and changes mandated by state and federal requirements.

Monthly Board of Delegates Meeting – Each member municipality appoints representatives. This Board meets the third Monday of each month

Managers Meetings Are held throughout the year to share ideas and discuss common issues

Networking Activities – Annual Picnic & Golf and Annual Dinner

Other services:

Public Safety Initiatives
Cable Television Franchise Agreements & Compliance Reviews
Right-of-Way Ordinances including Wireless Technology
Equipment/Resource Sharing between member municipalities
Research on various issues
Posting job openings on webpage and monthly e-newsletter

For information about becoming a CapCOG member contact Gary Myers, Executive Director or Rhonda Campbell, Administrative Assistant at 717-761-6211 or capcog@comcast.net