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Job Opening – Community & Economic Development Manager

Community & Economic Development Manager The NEPA Alliance is seeking applicants for the position of Community & Economic Development Manager. This is a full-time, salaried position. Duties involve technical support of the Nonprofit & Community Assistance Center, NEPA Grantmakers Forum, community and economic development programs, including program development, nonprofit administration, grant seeking/writing and fundraising. Minimum […]

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Pittston Chamber Autumn Breakfast

NEPA Alliance recently presented to members of the Greater Pittston Chamber of Commerce at their Autumn Breakfast. Jeffrey Box, NEPA Alliance President & CEO spoke about the numerous programs and services available to area businesses and organizations.

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ARC Federal Co-Chair

ARC Federal Co-Chair Visits Region

The NEPA Alliance recently hosted an engaging roundtable with the Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) Federal Co-Chair Gayle Manchin, Congressman Matt Cartwright, Bob Morgan, United States Department of Agricultural (USDA) Rural Development, Pennsylvania Department of Community & Economic Development (DCED) and the Pennsylvania Local Development Directors.

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PA LDD Directors

NEPA Hosts Pennsylvania LDD Directors

The NEPA Alliance recently hosted the monthly meeting of the Pennsylvania Local Development Directors (PA LDD’s) at their facility in Pittston, PA.

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Orwigsburg Borough Receives ARC Grant

Congressman Meuser announced that Orwigsboro Borough received an $819,000 Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) Access Road Grant to improve Industrial Drive and Long Avenue for economic development. The project will improve 11 businesses and create an estimated 349 jobs in Orwigsburg and Schuylkill County. The project is being completed to address the problem with storm water, […]

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RFQ For Long Range Transportation Plan Update and Existing Plan Maintenance, Updates and Support for the NEPA MPO

Notice is hereby given that the Northeastern Pennsylvania Alliance (NEPA), organized and existing under the laws of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, is seeking qualifications from firms for the update of the Long Range Transportation Plan for the Northeastern Pennsylvania Metropolitan Planning Organization and “Consulting Services.”  The Consulting Services will be on-call, as-needed for a wide […]

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NEPA Alliance is pleased to announce the release of our Fiscal Year 2020-2021 Annual Report. The pages chronicle the success of our programs and services that we provide to businesses, communities, entrepreneurs and institutions in Carbon, Lackawanna, Luzerne, Monroe, Pike, Schuylkill and Wayne Counties. Thank you to all of our Members and volunteer Board and […]

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NEPA Alliance Networking Reception 2021

The Northeastern Pennsylvania Alliance held a Networking Reception on Thursday, September 16, 2021, at Kalahari Resorts & Conventions, 250 Kalahari Blvd, Pocono Manor, PA. The Reception was attended by over 200 business and community leaders from around the region. During the Reception, NEPA presented the NEPA Alliance Regional Leadership Award. The award is presented to […]

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Johnson College

Johnson College Receives ARC Funds

U.S. Representative Matt Cartwright (PA-08) visited Johnson College with the Northeastern Pennsylvania Alliance (NEPA Alliance) to announce a $75,000 federal grant for Johnson College through the Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) to help them expand workforce training in skilled trades. The school will use the funds to establish a Mobile Training Laboratory to provide hands-on learning […]

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Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Northeastern Pennsylvania

NEPA was honored to host a meeting with Angelo Valletta, President & CEO and Ken Okrepkie from the Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Northeastern PA. Congratulations to Angelo on his new position as President & CEO. NEPA looks forward to working with you both in the future. Pictured from left: Stephen Ursich, NEPA Alliance; Kurt […]

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