Catalyzing Economic Development in Pennsylvania’s Energy Communities
October 20 @ 9:30 am - 3:30 pm EDT
The Interagency Working Group on Coal and Power Plant Communities and Economic Revitalization (Energy Communities IWG) will host an event in Westmoreland County, PA to highlight federal opportunities that can help catalyze economic development in Pennsylvania’s energy communities. Attendees will have the opportunity to engage directly with federal officials to share challenges their community faces and identify solutions to address those needs.
More details will be available here in the coming days.
All attendees are required to pre-register, only credentialed media will be admitted.
Networking & Federal Agency Office Hours
Welcome & Opening Remarks
Hon. Bob Casey, U.S. Senator Pennsylvania
Gayle Manchin, Federal Co-Chair, Appalachian Regional Commission
Hon. Josh Shapiro, Governor of Pennsylvania
Additional keynotes to be added soon.
Federal & State Officials Panel
Breakout Session #1: Building Capacity & Infrastructure
Breakout Session Report Outs
Pennsylvania Next Steps
Brian Anderson, Executive Director, Energy Communities IWG