Partner Spotlight: SPC 

April – May 2021

The Southwestern Pennsylvania Commission (SPC) is the lead organization for the Shale POWER initiative for Pennsylvania, Ohio and West Virginia. They oversee the activities that are managed by partners including training, workshops and events planned for Shale POWER.

The Southwestern Pennsylvania Commission is the regional planning agency serving the 10-county Southwestern Pennsylvania region. As the official Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO), SPC directs the use of state and federal transportation and economic development funds allocated to the region—approximately $35 billion through 2045. SPC helps counties, cities, municipalities, and townships access state and federal transportation funds.

SPC’s ten-county region includes the City of Pittsburgh and the counties of Allegheny, Armstrong, Beaver, Butler, Fayette, Greene, Indiana, Lawrence, Washington and Westmoreland.

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