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LGA has Moved!
Effective September 2, 2014, Local Government Academy has a new mailing address:
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"Fight Blight Brightly" Online Course
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.

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







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