Entries by Fred Gaffney

COVID-19 Vaccine Eligibility Expands in PA

On April 12th, Pennsylvania entered Phase 1C of the state’s vaccine rollout. This phase includes Pennsylvania state employees, federal government workers and employees of all county and local government levels.  Effective April 13th, Governor Wolf announced that all Pennsylvania adults are eligible to schedule an appointment. Residents should continue to use the Department of Health’s […]

Welcome Donald Geise & Son Construction, Inc.

More than 425 businesses and organizations belong to the Chamber to receive benefits and support efforts to strengthen their businesses and the region. Increased membership allows the Chamber to offer additional programs and benefits, have a stronger voice in advocacy and be involved in more activities and initiatives. The Chamber welcomes Donald Geise & Son […]

Member News- April 7, 2021

MARC Application to Montour County Zoning Hearing Board Notice is herby given that the Zoning Hearing Board of Montour County will hold a public hearing on a request filed by MARC. The applicant desires to secure a special exception to allow unpowered watercraft for rental to the public at the Montour Preserve and offer for […]

U.S. Chamber & PA Chamber Oppose the PRO Act

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce & PA Chamber of Business & Industry strongly oppose the Protecting the Right to Organize Act (PRO Act, H.R. 842), which passed the House of Representatives in early March and is now being considered by the Senate. The bill would force employees to pay union dues regardless of whether they […]

Telework Now Encouraged, Not Mandated by the State

From PA Chamber of Business & Industry As progress continues on the state’s vaccine distribution effort, the Wolf administration last week updated its mitigation order to strongly encourage, but no longer mandate, telework for businesses.  Organizations choosing to conduct in-person operations are still required to implement safety measures to help prevent the spread of the […]