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2022 CCAP CEL Program Application Available
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Tuesday, November 30, 2021

Online Application Available Until January 31
Union County Presented Statewide Road and Bridge Safety Improvement Award
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Wednesday, November 24, 2021

During the 2021 CCAP Fall Conference, Union County was recognized for outstanding work on two county bridges.
Union County Wins Statewide Road and Bridge Safety Award
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Wednesday, November 24, 2021

The award was presented to Union County at the 2021 CCAP Fall Conference.
Election Results for Pennsylvania’s Home Rule Counties
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Wednesday, November 3, 2021

PA Library Association Recognizes 2021 Elected Official of the Year
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Wednesday, October 27, 2021

Lancaster County commissioners honored for leadership during COVID
CCAP Launches New Website
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Monday, October 18, 2021

Welcome to the new CCAP website.
CCAP postpones Forensic Conference to May 2022
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Monday, October 18, 2021

The Forensic Conference has been rescheduled to May 24, 2022.
October is Cyber Security Awareness Month
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Monday, October 18, 2021

Is your county protected?
2021 Cybersecurity Summit Recap
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Friday, October 15, 2021

2021 Cybersecurity summit held on October 6 and 7 had 250 attendees!
CCAP Announces Annual Awards
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Wednesday, August 4, 2021

CCAP announced awards for Pennsylvania county leaders and organizations that have enhanced the well-being of counties and residents.
2022 CCAP Leaders Elected
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Tuesday, August 3, 2021

The County Commissioners Association of Pennsylvania (CCAP) members have selected Pennsylvania county leaders.
Road and Bridge Safety Improvement Award Program
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Thursday, July 15, 2021

PHIA and PennDOT work together for bridge safety
Governor Signs Budget and Revenue Bills Into Law
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Wednesday, June 30, 2021

On June 30, Gov. Wolf signed into law several bills comprising a revenue package to complete the FY 2021-2022 budget
County Impacts of FY 2021-2022 Budget
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Monday, June 28, 2021

CCAP Completes Analysis of Impacts to County Line Items
FY 2021-2022 Bills Pass General Assembly, Headed to Governor
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Saturday, June 26, 2021

The House approved SB 255
House Appropriations Committee Amends Budget Bill
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Friday, June 25, 2021

On Friday, the House Appropriations Committee amended SB 255
CCAP Statement on HB 1300 Veto
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Tuesday, June 22, 2021

Following Veto of HB 1300, Counties Ready to Partner on Ongoing Election Reform Efforts
County Leaders Graduate from Center of Excellence
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Tuesday, June 22, 2021

Congratulations to the recently graduated leaders from its intensive two and a half-day training program.
IFO Issues Official Revenue Estimate for FY 2021-2022
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Tuesday, June 22, 2021

The state's Independent Fiscal Office issued its official revenue estimate on June 22,
Counties Support SB 784
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Tuesday, June 22, 2021

Counties support SB 784, which contains county asks for our top elections priorities..
CCAP News Release: County Leaders Share Frustrations with Lack of Action on Election Priorities
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Tuesday, June 1, 2021

​June 1, 2021 - County leaders today expressed their frustration at the lack of legislative action on two key election priorities.
IFO Releases Initial Revenue Estimates for FY 2021-2022
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Thursday, May 27, 2021

 IFO projected that federal stimulus will have a dramatic impact on FY 2021-2022 and future budget years
Home Rule Primary Election Results
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Wednesday, May 19, 2021

Attached is an analysis of the results of the primary election in Pennsylvania home rule counties.
Counties on WITF Smart Talk, Tuesday, 7:40 p.m.
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Tuesday, May 18, 2021

​Pennsylvania’s communities are wrestling with a decline or outright lack of emergency services.
May 6 Public Forum on EMS
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Friday, April 9, 2021

​Issues with coverage, capacity and resources for emergency medical services in Pennsylvania have become increasingly critical and unsustainable in recent decades.
Spring Conference Videos
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Monday, April 5, 2021

County Commissioners Association of Pennsylvania 2021 Virtual Spring Conference videos.
CCAP Sends Letter to General Assembly on Judicial Computer System Funding
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Friday, April 2, 2021

CCAP wrote a letter to both the House and Senate expressing our concerns about the future of the Unified Judicial System (UJS).
New COVID-19 Educational Materials Available
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Wednesday, March 31, 2021

​New PA Unites Against COVID information is available to help you share knowledge with those who are hesitant to receive the vaccine.
Interview: County Issues and Services on i-Heart Radio
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Friday, March 26, 2021

Listen to CCAP Executive Director Lisa Schaefer on Insight with Sylvia Maus (i-Heart radio).
CCAP 2020 Annual Report
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Friday, March 19, 2021

CCAP’s 2020 Annual Report highlights the Association’s activities and accomplishments with a reimagined format that focuses on our progress on member-driven Action Plan goals.
County Resources for April's National County Government Month
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Thursday, March 11, 2021

​April is National County Government Month (NCGM). Now, more than ever, the hard work of counties that positively affects the lives of all residents is vitally important.
Crisis Management Virtual Session, April 9
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Thursday, February 11, 2021

The County Commissioners Association of Pennsylvania (CCAP) and the CCAP Academy for Excellence in County Government is pleased to offer a virtual Crisis Management session.
CCAP Spring Committee Meeting Schedule and Agendas
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Thursday, February 11, 2021

​​CCAP Policy Committee meetings will be held virtually, prior to the Virtual Spring Conference. Virtual meetings are open to all CCAP county members to attend and observe.
House and Senate Appropriations Budget Hearings
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Monday, February 8, 2021

House and Senate Appropriations committees will be holding virtual hearings on the Governor's FY 2021-2022 commonwealth budget
County FY 2021-2022 Budget Analysis
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Friday, February 5, 2021

CCAP has completed a detailed narrative analyzing the impacts to county line items.
CCAP Video: Mail-in Ballot Applications
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Friday, February 5, 2021

This 33 second video explains what to do with your application for a mail-in ballot.
Gov. Wolf Delivers FY 2021-2022 Budget Address
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Wednesday, February 3, 2021

Gov. Wolf delivered his budget address outlining his $37.87 billion budget for FY 2021-2022
UPDATE: FY 2021 - 2022 Governor's Budget Address
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Tuesday, February 2, 2021

With the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Gov. Wolf will be holding his proposed FY 2021-2022 budget address virtually.
FY 2021 - 2022 Governor's Budget Address
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Friday, January 29, 2021

Governor’s annual budget address will take place on Tuesday, February 2
Counties Unveil 2021 Legislative Priorities
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Tuesday, January 19, 2021

County leaders from throughout Pennsylvania have unveiled five key county government legislative priorities for 2021.