Jackson Township
Cambria County, Pennsylvania

NEWS RELEASE

FROM:  PENNSYLVANIA STATE ASSOCIATION OF TOWNSHIP SUPERVISORS
GINNI LINN, DIRECTOR OF COMMUNICATIONS

DATE:  DECEMBER 11, 2013

Jackson Township in Cambria County has received an award for its entry in the Pennsylvania State Association of Township Supervisors' 46th Annual Township Citizen Communication Contest.  The annual contest recognizes townships that have successfully communicated programs and activities to citizens.

Jackson Township received third place in the Class 3 Newsletter category for populations of 2,501 to 5,000. Jackson Township also placed second in the Social Media category.

All entries were judged on the usefulness of information presented and how well the information was communicated to township residents.  Publications were also judged on their overall attractiveness and readability.

Judges for the contest included members of the association's Publications-Public Relations Committee, representatives from the Governor's Center for Local Government Services, and staff members of the Pennsylvania Township News, the association's award-winning monthly magazine.

The Pennsylvania State Association of Township Supervisors represents Pennsylvania's 1,455 townships of the second class and is committed to preserving and strengthening township government and securing greater visibility and involvement for township sin the state and federal political arenas.  Townships of the second class represent more residents - 5.5 million Pennsylvanians - than any other type of political subdivision in the commonwealth.

 

NEWS RELEASE

FROM:  PENNSYLVANIA STATE ASSOCIATION OF TOWNSHIP SUPERVISORS
GINNI LINN, DIRECTOR OF COMMUNICATIONS

DATE:  JANUARY 14, 2012

Jackson Township in Cambria County has received an award for its entry in the Pennsylvania State Association of Township Supervisors' 44th Annual Township Citizen Communication Contest.  The annual contest recognizes townships that have successfully communicated programs and activities to citizens.

Jackson Township's Facebook page was chosen to receive second place in the Social Media category.  This is the inaugural year for this category.

All entries were judged on the usefulness of information presented and how well the information was communicated to township residents.  Publications were also judged on their overall attractiveness and readability.

Judges for the contest included members of the association's Publications-Public Relations Committee, representatives from the Governor's Center for Local Government Services, and staff members of the Pennsylvania Township News, the association's award-winning monthly magazine.

The Pennsylvania State Association of Township Supervisors represents Pennsylvania's 1,455 townships of the second class and is committed to preserving and strengthening township government and securing greater visibility and involvement for township sin the state and federal political arenas.  Townships of the second class represent more residents - 5.5 million Pennsylvanians - than any other type of political subdivision in the commonwealth.

 

NEWS RELEASE

FROM:  PENNSYLVANIA STATE ASSOCIATION OF TOWNSHIP SUPERVISORS
GINNI LINN, DIRECTOR OF COMMUNICATIONS

DATE:  DECEMBER 15, 2009

Jackson Township in Cambria County has received an award for its entry in the Pennsylvania State Association of Township Supervisors' 42nd Annual Township Citizen Communicatins Contest.  The annual contest recognizes townships that have successfully communicated programs and activities to citizens.

The township won 3rd Place in the Electronic Newsletter Category.

All entries were judged on the usefulness of information presented and how well the information was communicated to township residents.  Publications were also judged on their overall attractiveness and readability.

Judges for the contest included members of the association's Publications-Public Relations Committee, representatives from the Governor's Center for Local Government Services, and staff members of the Pennsylvania Township News, the association's official monthly magazine.

The Pennsylvania State Association of Township Supervisors represents Pennsylvania's 1,455 townships of the second class and is committed to preserving and strengthening township government and securing greater visibility and involvement for township sin the state and federal political arenas.  Townships of the second class represent more residents - 5.4 million Pennsylvanians - than any other type of political subdivision in the commonwealth.

 

NEWS RELEASE

FROM:  PENNSYLVANIA STATE ASSOCIATION OF TOWNSHIP SUPERVISORS
GINNI LINN, DIRECTOR OF COMMUNICATIONS

DATE:  DECEMBER 15, 2008

Jackson Township in Cambria County has received two awards for its entries in the Pennsylvania State Association of Township Supervisors' 41st Annual Township Citizen Communication Contest.  The annual contest recognizes townships that have successfully communicated programs and activities to citizens.

The township tied for second place in the "Newsletters - Class 3" category (Population 2,501 - 5,000), sharing the honor with Douglass Township in Berks County.  Jackson Township also won second place in the  "Electronic Newsletters" category.

All entries were judged on the usefulness of information presented and how well the information was communicated to township residents.  Publications were also judged on their overall attractiveness and readability.

Judges for the contest included members of the association's Publications-Public Relations Committee, representatives from the Governor's Center for Local Government Services, and staff members of the Pennsylvania Township News, the association's official monthly magazine.

The Pennsylvania State Association of Township Supervisors represents Pennsylvania's 1,455 townships of the second class and is committed to preserving and strengthening township government and securing greater visibility and involvement for township sin the state and federal political arenas.  Townships of the second class represent more residents - 5.4 million Pennsylvanians - than any other type of political subdivision in the commonwealth.

 

NEWS RELEASE

FROM:  PENNSYLVANIA STATE ASSOCIATION OF TOWNSHIP SUPERVISORS
GINNI LINN, DIRECTOR OF COMMUNICATIONS

DATE:  FEBRUARY 23, 2007

Jackson Township, Cambria County, has received two awards for its entries in the Pennsylvania State Association of Township Supervisors' 39th Annual Township Citizen Communication Contest.  The annual contest recognizes townships that have successfully communicated programs and activities to citizens.

Jackson Township tied for second place with Greene Township, Erie County, in the "Class 3 - Newsletters" category (2,501 - 5,000 population) for its informational newsletter for residents.  The township also won second place for its Web site in the "Internet Home Pages" category.

All entries were judged on the usefulness of information presented and how well the information was communicated to township residents.  Publications were also judged on their overall attractiveness and readability.

Judges for the contest included members of the association's Publications-Public Relations Committee, representatives from the Governor's Center for Local Government Services, and staff members of the Pennsylvania Township News, the association's official monthly magazine. 

The Pennsylvania State Association of Township Supervisors represents Pennsylvania's 1,456 townships of the second class and is committed to preserving and strengthening township government and securing greater visibility and involvement for townships in the state and federal political arenas.  Townships of the second class represent more residents - 5.4 million Pennsylvanians - than any other type of political subdivision in the commonwealth.

 

NEWS RELEASE

FROM:  PENNSYLVANIA STATE ASSOCIATION OF TOWNSHIP SUPERVISORS
GINNI LINN, DIRECTOR OF COMMUNICATIONS

DATE:  FEBRUARY 27, 2004

Jackson Township, Cambria County, has received third place honors for its entry in the Pennsylvania State  Association of Township Supervisors' 36th Annual Township Citizen Communication Contest.  The annual contest recognizes townships that have successfully communicated programs and activities to citizens.

Jackson Township tied for third place with Ross Township, Monroe County, in the "Most Improved Newsletter" category.

All entries were judged on the usefulness of information presented and how well the information was communicated to township residents.  Publications were also judged on their overall attractiveness and readability.

Judges for the contest included members of the association's Publications-Public Relations Committee, representatives from the Governor's Center for Local Government Services, and staff members of the Pennsylvania Township News, the association's official monthly magazine. 

The Pennsylvania State Association of Township Supervisors represents Pennsylvania's 1,456 townships of the second class and is committed to preserving and strengthening township government and securing greater visibility and involvement for townships in the state and federal political arenas.  Townships of the second class represent more residents - 5.1 million Pennsylvanians - than any other type of political subdivision in the commonwealth.

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