04/23/2017
10:30 am - 11:30 amNon-Denominational Worship Service [More Info]
12:00 pm - 1:00 pmSecretaries-Managers Thank-You Luncheon (Others) - $25.00 [More Info]
12:00 pm - 1:00 pmSecretaries-Managers Thank-You Luncheon (Secretaries-Managers) - $10.00 [More Info]
12:00 pm - 5:00 pmExhibits Open
1:00 pm - 5:00 pmPSATS Cyber Corner
2:00 pm - 4:00 pmRoadmasters Roundtable [More Info]
4:15 pm - 5:15 pmGrassroots Lobbying Network Reception (free) [More Info]
5:15 pm - 6:00 pmFirst-Time Attendees (“New-bees”) Meet and Greet [More Info]
6:00 pm - 8:00 pmWelcome Reception * $25 [More Info]
 
04/24/2017
7:30 am - 8:00 amBreakfast with the Exhibitors (Coffee and Pastries)
7:30 am - 8:15 amDonuts with Dave - Morning Refreshments with PSATS Executive Director David Sanko
7:30 am - 4:00 pmExhibits Open
8:00 am - 5:00 pmPSATS Cyber Corner
9:00 am - 10:45 amGeneral Session Opening Ceremony, Call to Order, Speakers, Presidents Report, Executive Directors Report
9:00 am - 11:00 amPainting Class • Hershey Lodge • 9 to 11 a.m. • $30 [More Info]
9:30 am - 4:00 pmWine Tour & Lunch • 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. • $70 [More Info]
10:55 am - 12:05 pmAct 111 Essential Strategies for Police and Firefighter Contracts [More Info]
10:55 am - 12:05 pmBest Practices for Enforceable Ordinances [More Info]
10:55 am - 12:05 pmChecklists for Quick and Easy Office Administration [More Info]
10:55 am - 12:05 pmCommunicating the Benefits of Recycling [More Info]
10:55 am - 12:05 pmDancing with the Devil? Partnering with Private Developers to Create Better Communities [More Info]
10:55 am - 12:05 pmEMS and Townships: Helping Each Other [More Info]
10:55 am - 12:05 pmFHWA 536 Form: What Is It and How Do I Complete It? [More Info]
10:55 am - 12:05 pmGetting the Most Out of Your Technology [More Info]
10:55 am - 12:05 pmHow to Save Money by Buying through COSTARS [More Info]
10:55 am - 12:05 pmMaximizing Your Limited Road Budget with Pavement Management [More Info]
10:55 am - 12:05 pmPreparing Hazard Mitigation and Disaster Recovery Plans [More Info]
10:55 am - 12:05 pmThe Secrets to Successful Real Estate Tax Collection [More Info]
10:55 am - 12:05 pmUsing Google & Social Media in Research and Investigations [More Info]
1:15 pm - 2:25 pmArcGIS for Local Government: A Fast Track to Building Smart Communities [More Info]
1:15 pm - 2:25 pmChecklists for Quick and Easy Office Administration [More Info]
1:15 pm - 2:25 pmDazed and Confused: Drugs, Alcohol, and the ADA [More Info]
1:15 pm - 2:25 pmDust Suppression and Road Stabilization [More Info]
1:15 pm - 2:25 pmElectronics, Drones, and Phones: Is Your Township Ready? [More Info]
1:15 pm - 2:25 pmEmployee Misconduct Investigations and Discipline Essentials [More Info]
1:15 pm - 2:25 pmGeosynthetic Reinforced Soil Bridge System [More Info]
1:15 pm - 2:25 pmHow Townships Can Regulate Digital Billboards [More Info]
1:15 pm - 2:25 pmIdentifying Hazardous Chemicals in the Workplace [More Info]
1:15 pm - 2:25 pmOne Township’s Experience with a Stormwater Authority [More Info]
1:15 pm - 2:25 pmPartnering with Homeowners Associations on Public Works Projects [More Info]
1:15 pm - 2:25 pmPension Plan Options Available Through the Trustees Insurance Fund [More Info]
1:15 pm - 2:25 pmPlanning for Shale Gas Infrastructure [More Info]
1:15 pm - 2:25 pmPublic-Facing Maps: Using GIS as a Community Outreach Tool [More Info]
1:15 pm - 2:25 pmQuickBooks: It's All in the Set-Up [More Info]
1:15 pm - 2:25 pmSecrets of the Township Code and Other Laws [More Info]
1:15 pm - 2:25 pmSmart Ideas to Control Energy Expenses [More Info]
1:15 pm - 2:25 pmTaking the Complexity Out of Technology [More Info]
2:45 pm - 3:55 pm120-Foot Cell Towers in Your Rights-of-Way? [More Info]
2:45 pm - 3:55 pmAn Innovative Approach to Financing Local EMS [More Info]
2:45 pm - 3:55 pmArcGIS for Local Government: A Fast Track to Building Smart Communities [More Info]
2:45 pm - 3:55 pmChallenging Personalities: Keeping It Professional [More Info]
2:45 pm - 3:55 pmCooling Down Hot Heads at Meetings [More Info]
2:45 pm - 3:55 pmHow to Calculate Stormwater Fees [More Info]
2:45 pm - 3:55 pmHow to Protect Against Cyber Fraud [More Info]
2:45 pm - 3:55 pmIncrease Revenue by Maximizing Delinquent Collections [More Info]
2:45 pm - 3:55 pmKeeping Township Ordinances Current in a Changing Legal Landscape [More Info]
2:45 pm - 3:55 pmLabor and Employment Law Potpourri [More Info]
2:45 pm - 3:55 pmLegal Cannabis, Weed & Work: a 'Highly' Thorny Situation for Employers [More Info]
2:45 pm - 3:55 pmMaintaining Your Township Roads [More Info]
2:45 pm - 3:55 pmPotential Bias Issues in Zoning and Land Development [More Info]
2:45 pm - 3:55 pmRight-to-Know Law: Staying on Top of Open Records Requirements [More Info]
2:45 pm - 3:55 pmSecrets of the Township Code and Other Laws [More Info]
2:45 pm - 3:55 pmSpending $228,000 to Save $8 million: When I&I Investment SAVES Money [More Info]
2:45 pm - 3:55 pmTaking on Blight: Strategies to Get the Upper Hand [More Info]
4:15 pm - 5:25 pmCommunicate to Your Audience Online [More Info]
4:15 pm - 5:25 pmCooling Down Hot Heads at Meetings [More Info]
4:15 pm - 5:25 pmDownloading Your Township's Future: How to Improve Internet Service for Your Residents [More Info]
4:15 pm - 5:25 pmHow to Protect Against Cyber Fraud [More Info]
4:15 pm - 5:25 pmLabor and Employment Law Potpourri [More Info]
4:15 pm - 5:25 pmLED Street Light Options for a Brighter Township [More Info]
4:15 pm - 5:25 pmManaging Municipal Police Departments [More Info]
4:15 pm - 5:25 pmPrepare Now for Your 2018 MS4 Permit [More Info]
4:15 pm - 5:25 pmRepositioning the Suburbs Through Public/Private Partnerships [More Info]
4:15 pm - 5:25 pmRight-to-Know Law: Staying on Top of Open Records Requirements [More Info]
4:15 pm - 5:25 pmStormwater: What Your Municipality Needs to Know [More Info]
4:15 pm - 5:25 pmSurfing the Silver Tsunami: Preparing Your Township for an Aging Population [More Info]
4:15 pm - 5:25 pmUpdate on Road Posting and Bonding [More Info]
4:15 pm - 5:25 pmUsing GIS to Prioritize Road Maintenance [More Info]
4:15 pm - 5:25 pmWorkers' Compensation and Volunteer Fire Companies [More Info]
5:00 pm - 6:30 pmPSATS Legislative Reception [More Info]
5:30 pm - 10:30 pmBaseball Game & Dinner • Harrisburg • 5:30 to 10:30 p.m. • $35 [More Info]
 
04/25/2017
7:30 am - 8:00 amBreakfast with the Exhibitors (Coffee and Pastries)
7:30 am - 8:15 amDonuts with Dave Morning Refreshments with PSATS Executive Director David Sanko
7:30 am - 1:30 pmExhibits Open
8:00 am - 5:00 pmPSATS Cyber Corner
9:00 am - 11:30 amGeneral Session Committee Reports, Elections, Resolutions Voting
9:00 am - 4:00 pmThe Amish of Lancaster County • 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. • $75 [More Info]
9:30 am - 5:30 pmSight and Sound Theatre & Lunch • 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. • $99 [More Info]
1:15 pm - 2:25 pmCurrent Issues in Liability Insurance Coverage [More Info]
1:15 pm - 2:25 pmDesign Considerations for Maintenance-Free Road Stream Crossings [More Info]
1:15 pm - 2:25 pmEconomic Development: Chart Your Own Course [More Info]
1:15 pm - 2:25 pmHow Parks and Trails Can Address Stormwater Issues [More Info]
1:15 pm - 2:25 pmMedia Relations for Municipal Officials [More Info]
1:15 pm - 2:25 pmMS4 Outfall Screening and Monitoring: Dry Weather vs. Wet Weather [More Info]
1:15 pm - 2:25 pmNew GASB Reporting Requirements for OPEBs [More Info]
1:15 pm - 2:25 pmNew or Renew? Lessons Learned in Building Township Facilities [More Info]
1:15 pm - 2:25 pmRecent Planning and Land Use Laws and Court Decisions [More Info]
1:15 pm - 2:25 pmRoad Maintenance and Repair Options [More Info]
1:15 pm - 2:25 pmShow Me the Money: Learn How to Get State Grants and Funding [More Info]
1:15 pm - 2:25 pmStrategic Planning for Police Negotiations [More Info]
1:15 pm - 2:25 pmTownships and PennDOT Highway Occupancy Permits [More Info]
1:15 pm - 2:25 pmTraffic Signal Asset Management System [More Info]
1:15 pm - 2:25 pmUnderstanding Your Community's Stormwater Obligations [More Info]
1:15 pm - 2:25 pmVideo Surveillance in the Workplace: What's Acceptable and What's Not [More Info]
1:15 pm - 2:25 pmWhat Can We Do About Off-Duty Employee Conduct? [More Info]
2:45 pm - 3:55 pmAgricultural Security Areas: Preserving Pa.'s Farmland [More Info]
2:45 pm - 3:55 pmContemporary Zoning Ordinances for the 21st Century [More Info]
2:45 pm - 3:55 pmCreative Municipal Mapping [More Info]
2:45 pm - 3:55 pmCyber 'Wargames' [More Info]
2:45 pm - 3:55 pmDEP MS4 Update [More Info]
2:45 pm - 3:55 pmEconomic Development: Chart Your Own Course [More Info]
2:45 pm - 3:55 pmGIS on a Budget [More Info]
2:45 pm - 3:55 pmHazard Mitigation Planning: What Do You Get for Your Money? [More Info]
2:45 pm - 3:55 pmMaking Your Roads Safer by Complying with the MUTCD [More Info]
2:45 pm - 3:55 pmMedia Relations for Municipal Officials [More Info]
2:45 pm - 3:55 pmRecent Planning and Land Use Laws and Court Decisions [More Info]
2:45 pm - 3:55 pmSmart Salting and Precision Application [More Info]
2:45 pm - 3:55 pmThe Good Community: What It Is and How to Create It [More Info]
2:45 pm - 3:55 pmUnderstanding Your Community's Stormwater Obligations [More Info]
2:45 pm - 3:55 pmWetlands and Waterways: Compliance and Management [More Info]
4:15 pm - 5:15 pmQ&A Roundtable for Newly-Elected Supervisors [More Info]
4:15 pm - 5:25 pmRoundtable Discussion for Townships with Population Between 2,001 and 5,000
4:15 pm - 5:25 pmRoundtable Discussion for Townships with Population Between 5,001 and 10,000
4:15 pm - 5:25 pmRoundtable Discussion for Townships with Population Less than 2,000
4:15 pm - 5:25 pmRoundtable Discussion for Townships with Population Over 10,000
8:15 pm - 9:30 pmTuesday Night Entertainment [More Info]
 
04/26/2017
8:00 am - 11:00 amPSATS Cyber Corner
8:30 am - 9:30 amFire and EMS Services in Your Township - A Panel Discussion [More Info]
8:30 am - 9:30 amTownship Secretaries and Managers Q&A [More Info]
9:00 am - 11:00 amPennsylvania Bingo • Hershey Lodge • 9 to 11 a.m. • $25 [More Info]
9:30 am - 12:00 pmGeneral Session Leaders Q&A Forum, Leadership Awards, Keynote Speaker [More Info]