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Spring Educational Conference had highest attendance in 10 years!

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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 jim@alleghenyleague.org or 412-261-2521.

ALOM Members Recognized by PSAB

From May 7-9 the Pennsylvania State Association of Boroughs (PSAB) held its Annual Conference in Hershey. This event serves as an educational opportunity as well as the annual inauguration of PSAB Leadership and statewide recognition of noteworthy individuals and boroughs.

From Allegheny County, William Rossey of Sharpsburg Borough was inaugurated as President and Chairman of the PSAB Board of Directors.  Mr. Rossey had this to say about the honor of being named chairman: “I am thrilled and honored to have this opportunity. As a borough manager, I am confident that I can bring a unique perspective to this position over the next year and I look forward to doing all I can to help boroughs both locally and across the state.”

In addition, a number of individuals received service awards recognizing their dedication to service of their boroughs:

40 Years

James Perry – Chalfant Borough

35 Years

Mark Tortorice – Port Vue Borough

25 Years

J.R. Henry – West View Borough

20 Years

Nancy Kovach – Castle Shannon Borough

Kenneth LaSota – Heidelberg Borough

10 Years

William Aguglia – West View Borough

Certificate of Achievement

Linda Book – Whitehall Borough

 

Similarly, a number of local boroughs were recognized for their achievements in constituent communications via newsletter, social media and/or websites that are noteworthy for their style and content:

Etna Borough

Fox Chapel Borough

Heidelberg Borough

Leetsdale Borough

Swissvale Borough

West Mifflin Borough

 

ALOM wishes to congratulate these individuals and these boroughs for their service and their commitment to local government, intergovernmental cooperation and communities.

Spring Educational Conference Success

The 2017 Spring Educational Conference was attended by over 350 local elected and appointed officials as well as nearly 900 TOTAL attendees including 67 exhibiting companies and multiple distinguished guests, speakers and moderators – making this event the largest Spring Conference in the last decade!

ALOM staff and Board of Directors wishes to extend its most sincere thanks to all of the attendees, sponsors and speakers who helped make this event important and memorable for our local elected and appointed officials.

Click here to view event photos.

Click here to view the event program book.