Funding Opportunity for Local Municipalities
Up to $300,000 will be awarded to Pilot Smart Transportation Technology in SWPA Communities
Carnegie Mellon University’s Traffic21, a research institute operated out of the Heinz College of Information Systems and Public Policy, and its affiliated USDOT National University Transportation Center in the College of Engineering, Mobility21, are sponsoring a challenge that will transform southwestern Pennsylvania into a test bed for mobility innovation.
Municipalities within the 10-county Southwestern Pennsylvania Commission (SPC) region are encouraged to identify mobility needs affecting their citizens and businesses and to apply for Challenge funds via a brief online form. Up to $300,000 in awards will fund CMU faculty and students to pilot selected projects. Click here to access the application form and additional details. The deadline for applicants is July 14.
Annual Golf Outing – July 24
- Monday, July 24 at Allegheny Country Club
- 8:30 A.M. – Check-in and Continental Breakfast
- 9:30 A.M. – Welcoming Remarks
- 10:00 A.M. – Shotgun Start
- 3:30 – 5:00 P.M. – Cocktail and Hors D’ouevres with Remarks and Prizes
Visit the Annual Golf Outing page for more details!
Compensation & Benefits Survey Now Available – Deadline June 30
The Allegheny League of Municipalities (ALOM) is now collecting data to prepare our Annual Compensation & Benefits (wage & salary) Report. We are pleased to announce that this year the survey is available to complete online – which will expedite the process for the user as well as allow us to automatically repopulate your responses in future years!
This report provides you with a timely and critical personnel resource to compare salaries and benefits packages with other municipalities in Southwestern Pennsylvania. The surveys were distributed to all municipalities the week of May 15. If you did not receive one, or have any other questions regarding the survey, please contact Jim Sutter at firstname.lastname@example.org or 412-261-2521.