Highlights of the 2014 Annual Conference

July 17-20, 2014
The Holiday Inn Harrisburg-Hershey Hotel
Grantville, Pennsylvania

Informative Speakers

Robert A. Creo, Esquire, Arbitrator, Mediator & Educator - The Mayor as Mediator

Brad Mallory, Executive Deputy Secretary, Pennsylvania Department of Transportation –
Act 89 of 2013 (The New Transportation Bill) and Its Impact on Pennsylvania Municipalities

Ron Stern, Local Government Policy Specialist, Governor’s Center for Local Government Services - The Benefits and Costs of Police Shared Services

David Brinton, Local Government Policy Specialist, Governor’s Center for Local Government Services - New and Improved Center for Local Government Services

Tom Corbett – Governor of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

Glenn J. Smith, Esquire, Solicitor for the Pennsylvania State Mayors’ Association - Recent Legal Developments Affecting Mayors and Municipalities

John H. Eichelberger, Jr., Senator from the 30th Senatorial District and Chairman of the Senate Local Government Committee - Harrisburg Update

Eric Shuttlebottom, Special Agent, Federal Drug Enforcement Administration - National Drug Trends: Proactive Municipal Policies

Trooper Thomas Koebley and Trooper Joe May, Members of the Traffic Law Unit at the Pennsylvania State Police Academy - The State Police Experience with Radar: Discussion and Demonstration

Pre-Conference Workshop

Ron Harris, Mayor of Carroll Valley Borough and Jim Nowalk, Mayor of Whitehall Borough – I’ve Been Elected Mayor, Now What?

Educational Tour

The Harrisburg Excursion – a guided tour of the State Capitol Building, the William Penn State Museum and the City of Harrisburg

Mayor of the Year

Donald J. Baumgarten, Mayor of the Castle Shannon Borough

Mayor Abbie Montecalvo Longevity of Service Award

John J. Dindak, Mayor of the West Homestead Borough