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.

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Business Coalition Urges Flexibility in Overtime Rule Mandates

From PA Chamber of Business & Industry The PA Chamber led a statewide coalition of associations and industry groups last week in sending a letter to lawmakers on the Senate Labor and Industry Committee, urging their support for legislation that would help to mitigate the impact of federal overtime requirements – particularly as new, more […]

911 Consolidation Expected to Save Costs and Improve Safety

Columbia and Montour counties are working toward the consolidation of 911 systems to save costs long-term and improve emergency response. As Montour County is implementing GIS mapping as part of the consolidation, some businesses and residences will have address changes. Despite this inconvenience and the possibility of associated costs, the Chamber Board supports the process. […]

Employers Urged to Assess New Overtime Eligibility Regulations

Earlier this year, the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) issued a final rule aimed at expanding overtime eligibility to millions of American workers. With an effective date of December 1, employers are left with little time to review the classifications of workers currently treated as exempt under the white collar exemption and communicate changes to […]

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