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 for the Newly Elected Officials Course Accepted Until January 9, 2014
If you were elected to local office in the November 5th General Election - congratulations! As you prepare for your term in office, we invite you to participate in the Newly Elected Officials Course, a program designed specifically to help you transition to your governing role and serve to the best of your ability. Click here for complete details and to register.
LGA & CCAC Partner to Offer "Fundamentals of Administering the Property Maintenance Code" in January
part of the "Fight Blight" training campaign, LGA is pleased to be
partnering with the Community College of Allegheny County, a regional
leader in workforce training, to offer a comprehensive course in the
International Property Maintenance Code. Click here for complete details and to register.
GIS, Computer Training Also Offered Through CCAC
Beginning in January, the Community College of Allegheny County will offer a three-credit program on Geographic Information Systems. Additionally, municipal officials and employees in southwestern PA are eligible for a 20% discount on select computer training programs through CCAC's Community Education course offerings. Click here for complete details.
Click here for a complete list of upcoming programs and events