2020 Job Fair Canceled Due TO COVID-19


2020 Job Fair Canceled Due TO COVID-19


The Lackawanna County Commissioners announced that the 2020 Job Fair, scheduled for Thursday, May 14, at PNC Field’s Geisinger Champions Club, has been canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The safety of the pubic that attends County events always comes first.

Those businesses who have submitted suite and/or vehicle payments will be fully refunded.

The Commissioners and staff look forward to working with area businesses once again next year on this very successful program.











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County 3 On 3 Tournament Supports American Cancer Society

Andrew Kettel, third from left, local Coordinator for “Coaches vs. Cancer,” accepts a $1,500 check for the organization and the American Cancer Society, which represents a portion of the proceeds from the Lackawanna County 3 on 3 basketball tournament. In July, 80 local and out-of-town teams participated in the annual event, which was conducted in downtown Scranton.

L-r, Commissioner Jerry Notarianni, Rick Notari, the County’s Community Outreach Coordinator; Coach Kettle, Commissioner Patrick M. O’Malley, Commissioner Laureen A. Cummings, Curt Camoni, Executive Director of the Lackawanna County Visitors Bureau; and Mark Dougher, the County’s Deputy Director for Parks & Recreation.

Survey on the Future of Northeastern Pennsylvania

The Northeastern Pennsylvania Alliance is developing a five-year economic development strategy for the seven-county region, which consists of Carbon, Lackawanna, Luzerne, Monroe, Pike, Schuylkill and Wayne counties. The strategy is a requirement from the U.S. Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration for the region to be eligible for funding that would be used in economic development projects. Part of the strategy development process is to gather public opinion about the region by conducting a survey. This survey, which will be available online until 12:01 AM on October 7, 2019, can be accessed by clicking