Local Government Academy, an independent non-partisan organization, promotes excellence in local government.
Local Government Academy will:
Support and promote a strong and responsive local government system
Develop effective local leaders
Educate public officials, public employees and citizens
Build collaborations and partnerships
Click here to register for upcoming Local Government Academy programs
Registration Now Open for LGA's Annual Recognition Luncheon
Thursday, August 14, 2014. Please join LGA in recognizing and thanking Advocates for Good Government, program instructors, participants in the 2014 Municipal Intern Program and the Allegheny League of Municipalities' Banner Communities. Click here for more details and to register.
Additionally, please consider purchasing an advertisement in the Recognition Luncheon program. Click here for complete details on specifications and pricing.
Two New Programs Available in the Managing Marcellus Training Series
This summer, LGA will offer two additional programs as part of the Managing Marcellus training series. Click here for complete details and to register.
"Fight Blight Brightly " - Sustainable Development Academy An online training course inspired by and structured on the NEW "From Blight to Bright" publication of the Pennsylvania Housing Alliance. Click here for complete details and to register.
Webcasts Available from the New Tools in the Blight Fight, Managing Marcellus Training Series
Local Government Academy has made available a number of free webcasts from the programs that were held as part of the New Tools in the Blight Fight and Managing Marcellus training series that took place in 2012 and 2013.
Click here to listen to the webcasts from New Tools in the Blight Fight
Click here to listen to the webcasts from Managing Marcellus
Nearly 60 Elected Officials 'Graduate' From Newly Elected Officials Course
Local Government Academy recently recognized nearly 60 elected officials who completed the Newly Elected Officials Course, the most comprehensive program in the Commonwealth for winners of local elections. Click here to read more about the graduates and to view photos from the Graduation Dinner & Awards Ceremony.
Click here for a complete list of upcoming programs and events