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The Center for Excellence in Local Government and the Berks County Water and Sewer Association formally recognizes: 

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Engle Hambright & Davies (EHD)

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Hartman, Valeriano, Magovern & Lutz, P.C.

Kozloff & Stoudt Attorneys

As our Premier Private Sponsors. All have committed to furthering the mission of the CENTER with the highest financial contribution level as Premier Sponsors!




10th Annual Berks County Municipal Officials Dinner 
Hosted by the Berks Municipal Partnership, County of Berks, City of Reading, the First Class Township Commissioners, the Berks County Association of Boroughs, and the Berks County Association of Township Officials.

Thursday, March 31, 2016, Reading Country Club, 5311 Perkiomen Avenue
5:30 p.m. - Hors d'oeuvres (cash bar available), 6:30 p.m. - Dinner, 7:30 p.m. - Keynote Speaker, Colonel Tyree Blocker

Policing in the New Millennium
Colonel Tyree Blocker, Commissioner of the State Police, discusses the future of intergovernmental cooperation for effective policing.

The presentation of the Fifth Annual Richard C. Trostle Intergovernmental Cooperation Award will follow our speaker.

Crime Alert Berks County will be distributing blue “Ribbons of Respect” at the dinner. A perfect way to honor all those policemen and women who put their lives on the line to protect us….. Support our local police.


Save the Date

Saturday, March 5, 2016
PA Land Institute
8 a.m.-1 p.m., Roessner Hall, Albright College
Advanced Master Planner Series–Emerging legal issues regarding planning and land development; Multiple Advanced Master Planner Workshops, co-sponsored with Smart Growth Alliance and Berks County Bar Association

Thursday, March 31, 2016
Berks County Municipal Officials Dinner &
5th Annual Richard Trostle Award for
Intergovernmental Cooperation
5:30 p.m. Cocktail Hour; 6:30 p.m. Dinner
Reading Country Club

Thursday, May 19, 2016
CELG and BCW&SA Golf Outing
Noon check-in, 1 p.m. tee time,
19th hole & dinner immediately following
Reading Country Club
Rain Date: May 26, 2016

Wednesday, July 27, 2016
BCW&SA Annual Conference
8 a.m.-4 p.m., Campus Center, Albright College 


Center for Excellence in Local Government
C/O Albright College
P.O. Box 15234
Roessner Hall
Reading, PA 19612-5234
Office Hours
Mon-Fri 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Voice:  610.929.6503
Fax:    610.921.7278
Email: pjanssen@albright.edu

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