The Columbia Montour Chamber of Commerce

Leading Businesses, Leading Communities™

Located in the heart of Pennsylvania, Columbia and Montour counties offer all of the advantages of rural living with an outstanding quality of life. Vibrant communities such as Berwick, Bloomsburg, Danville, Millville, Benton and Catawissa are surrounded by rolling hills and relaxed country settings. Within minutes, residents and visitors have access to numerous shopping, dining, recreational and cultural opportunities. The Columbia Montour Chamber of Commerce invites you to learn more about these opportunities through its website. The two counties share a common history and current ties, providing an ideal setting to live, work and operate a business.

News

DOL Releases New Overtime Regulations

Last Wednesday, the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) announced updates to overtime regulations, which extends overtime eligibility to over 4 million workers. President Obama directed the Department to update the regulations in 2014. Employers have until December 1, 2016 to comply. Key highlights are as follows: The salary threshold will be increased to $47,476 annually […]

Flood Protection Project Proceeding On-Time

From SEDA-COG   The Columbia County flood risk management project is about 75 percent complete with full completion anticipated in November. To date, the project is on time and on budget. Construction started last March with the official groundbreaking following that April. The $30 million project will preserve over 700 jobs at the Autoneum North […]

FMLA Guide Available

From ChamberChoice In late April, the Department of Labor (DOL) announced that a new general Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) Notice will soon be issued. According to the DOL, the new poster won’t necessarily include an extensive amount of new information. Rather, the information in the notice will be reorganized so that it’s more […]

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