Making Southwestern Pennsylvania
One of the World's Greatest Regions

An Action Agenda to Improve Pittsburgh's Future

JOBS are the #1 priority for the Pittsburgh Region.
What does the region need to do to increase job growth?

An Action Plan for increasing job growth in the region is listed below.  Click on any of the action items for more detail.

Contact the Governor, your state legislators, the Congressional delegation, and your county and municipal officials to urge them to implement this action plan!

Support Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Create a Competitive Business Climate

Achieve Education Proficiency for All Children

Sustain our High Quality of Life

Market the Region to Businesses, Talent, and Tourists

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Contacting Your State Legislators

You can find out who your state legislators are and how to contact them by entering your zip code on the Pennsylvania General Assembly website.

Contacting the Governor

You can contact the Governor by email or by calling (717) 787-2500.

Contacting the Congressional Delegation

You can contact U.S. Senators Arlen Specter and Bob Casey through their websites.

You can find out who represents you in Congress and how to contact them by entering your zip code on the U.S. House of Representatives website.