NEPA MPO Long Range Transportation Survey

The NEPA MPO is current updating its Long Range Transportation Plan and we want to hear what you think!  Please complete a survey at to provide your thoughts on regional transportation priorities and project needs.

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Regional Leadership Award

NEPA Alliance Annual Dinner

The Northeastern Pennsylvania Alliance held its Annual Dinner on Thursday, September 26, 2019 at The Woodlands Inn, 1073 PA-315, Wilkes-Barre, PA. The dinner was well attended by over 350 business and community leaders from around the region. During the dinner, NEPA presented the NEPA Alliance Regional Leadership Award. The award is presented to an agency, […]

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NEPA Alliance Annual Report 2019

NEPA Alliance is pleased to announce the release of our Fiscal Year 2018-2019 Annual Report. The pages chronicle the success of our programs and services that we provide to Business, Community and Government in Carbon, Lackawanna, Luzerne, Monroe, Pike, Schuylkill and Wayne Counties. Thank you to all of our volunteer Board Members and Committee Members […]

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Precision Eye Group

NEPA Alliance Presents Loan Funds to Precision Eye Group

The Northeastern Pennsylvania Alliance (NEPA) presented Precision Eye Group with a $496,000 loan. Precision Eye Group received a $496,000 loan through the NEPA Alliance Business Finance Corporation and the SBA 504 Program as part of a total project costing $1,241,050 for the purchase of land, equipment, and construction of a new building to house their […]

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Grant Presentation

ARC, DCED and NEPA Alliance Assisted Lackawanna County with Receiving an ARC Local Access Road Grant

Tim Thomas, Federal Co-Chair of the Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC); the PA Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED); and NEPA Alliance presented Lackawanna County with a $784,883 ARC Local Access Road grant. NEPA Alliance, in coordination with the DCED Center for Strategic Partnerships, assisted in preparation of the grant and recommended the project to […]

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NEPA Alliance Annual Dinner 2019

NEPA will be hosting its Annual Dinner on Thursday, September 26, 2019, at The Woodland Inn, Wilkes-Barre, PA. This year’s Keynote Speaker will be Raghib “Rocket” Ismail. Raghib “Rocket” Ismail, one of the most decorated athletes in Wilkes-Barre sports history, was a standout for Meyers in the 1980s and then went on to become one of […]

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Public Notice

NEPA MPO Holds LRTP Outreach Sessions

The Northeastern Pennsylvania Metropolitan Planning Organization (NEPA MPO) invites the public to participate in a planning process aimed at updating the region’s Long Range Transportation Plan (LRTP) for Carbon, Monroe, Pike and Schuylkill counties. The plan is a multimodal document that addresses all transportation modes and establishes public policy for their improvement. A primary element […]

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PPL Support NCAC

PPL Supports the Northeastern Pennsylvania Nonprofit & Community Assistance Center

Alana Roberts, Regional Affairs Director, PPL Electric Utilities, presented $10,000 from the PPL Foundation to the Northeastern Pennsylvania Nonprofit & Community Assistance Center (NCAC) at a board meeting on July 10, 2019. The sustaining grant allows NCAC and its affiliate, the Northeastern Pennsylvania Alliance (NEPA), to continue to provide various community and economic development programs […]

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New Market Tax Credits (NMTC) Workshop

New Market Tax Credits (NMTC) Workshops Tuesday, July 23, 2019 Wilkes University Marts Center, Room 203 292 S Franklin Street Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. University of Scranton DeNaple’s Center 4th Floor, Room 405 900 Mulberry Street Scranton, PA 18510 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. NMTC-based gap financing is offered for projects that […]

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Revive Chiropractic

NEPA Alliance Presents Loan Funds to Revive Chiropractic

Revive Chiropractic received a $55,000 loan through the NEPA Alliance Economic Development Administration (EDA) loan fund as part of a total project costing $150,000 for the purchase of land, building and renovations. Other project funds consisted of $80,000 from M&T Bank and a $15,000 equity injection from the borrower. Revive Chiropractic is owned by Dr. […]

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