|The Mountain Council of Governments|
The Mountain Council of Governments consists of over 20 municipalities, school districts, authorities, the Greater Hazleton Civic partnership, and the Chamber of Commerce.
MCOG has been existence almost 20 years. It began when a few local municipalities joined together for the purpose of discussing and studying community challenges of mutual interest and concern.
The MCOG engages in the joint purchase of equipment and supplies, sharing of equipment and services, and they meet in a monthly forum to discuss common concerns and to hear speakers on timely subjects.
MCOG is an affiliate of the Greater Hazleton Chamber of Commerce which provides office space for MCOG business, a meeting place, and other perks. The COG is also assisted with funds from the Luzerne County Commissioners and a state grant sponsored by Representative Eachus.
The basic mission of MCOG is:
Some of MCOG’s accomplishments and endeavors include:
To join The Chamber, please download, complete and fax or mail this form to the Chamber.
(Call 570-455-1509 for membership fee, based on company size.)