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Community Transportation Forum
- 10/27/2014 -

On behalf of the Somerset County ITN Everywhere Committee, I am inviting you to the November 5 community forum, which is the kickoff event for a transportation study The ITN Committee is undertaking with ITN America, a nationally respected transportation provider.  The study will explore the viability of a local grassroots transportation network that fills in the gaps in current services for adults of all ages who face transportation difficulties.  The Community focus group meeting will be held on Nov. 5 at 10 a.m. at the Area Agency on Aging of Somerset County.   Katherine Freund, the Executive Director of ITN America, a nationally respected transportation provider, will be the keynote speaker for the forum.    I’m attaching the official press release for the event to this e-mail.  You can also find the information on the ITN America web site at the link below.

The committee for this study is made up of representatives from various Somerset County human service agencies, private sector business, and funders.   

Ebola Information
- 10/16/2014 -


2014 County Holidays
- 10/14/2014 -

Please be advised that the Somerset County Courthouse and related offices will be closed in observance of the following holidays:

Veterans’ Day: Tuesday, November 11, 2014
Thanksgiving Day: Thursday, November 27, 2014
Day After Thanksgiving: Friday, November 28, 2014
Christmas Day: Thursday, December 25, 2014
New Year’s Day: Thursday, January 1, 2015

Somerset County Hazard Mitigation Plan
- 8/26/2014 -

Notice is hereby given that the Somerset County Emergency Management Agency is in the process of updating the Somerset County Hazard Mitigation Plan.  Public meetings will be conducted throughout the update process which will run from September 1, 2014 to June 1, 2015.  For questions, please phone (814-445-1515) or e-mail Rick Lohr ( or Shar McCoy  A copy of the current Somerset County Hazard Mitigation Plan is located at Somerset County Department of Emergency Services, 100 East Union St., Somerset

2014 Budget Overview

County Annex Office Building
300 North Center Avenue
Somerset, PA 15501
Somerset County Courthouse
111 East Union St.
Somerset, PA 15501