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How SPC Makes a Difference

The Southwestern Pennsylvania Commission (SPC) is committed to keeping our region connected and moving forward. SPC works with local, state and federal partners to plan for the continued growth of SWPA. SPC helps counties, cities, municipalities and townships access more than $35 billion state and federal transportation and economic development funds allocated to the region through 2045. Together, we are enhancing our region’s competitiveness in the national and global markets.

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What’s Happening at SPC

National Roundabouts Week

Sep 22, 2021

The Federal Highway Administration is celebrating National Roundabouts Week this week! Did you know that roundabouts can improve safety and mobility? Learn more at safety.fhwa.dot.gov/NRW/ ! There are over 7000 completed roundabouts in the US with 72 in Pennsylvania and

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Vincent Valdes Recipient of the 2021 W.N. Carey, Jr. Distinguished Service Award

Sep 14, 2021

In recognition of his outstanding service to TRB and advancement of innovations in public transportation partnerships, Vincent Valdes is the 2021 recipient of the W.N. Carey, Jr., Distinguished Service Award. Mr. Valdes is the is the Executive Director of the

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SPC Launches Loan Application Portal

Sep 01, 2021

SPC’s Business Finance Assistance program works with entrepreneurs to assist them in starting, developing and expanding their businesses. SPC can make loans and provide assistance to high tech, oil and gas, agricultural, tourism, recycling, manufactures, many additional types of for

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