Governor Wolf Announces Pennsylvania Joining National Emergency Broadband Network FirstNetNovember 02, 2017
Governor Wolf announced that Pennsylvania has opted in to the deployment of the interoperable Nationwide Public Safety Broadband Network (NPSBN) as proposed in Pennsylvania’s FirstNet’s State Plan.
GO-TIME: General Services Procurement Savings Top $143 Million and GrowingNovember 01, 2017
Pennsylvania Department of General Services (DGS) Secretary Curt Topper announced that continued success in achieving lower costs for goods and services purchased by state agencies has saved approximately $143 million over the past two years, including $74 million in fiscal year 2016-17.
GO-TIME: DEP Grant Modernization Is Increasing Efficiency, Improving Review TimelinesOctober 25, 2017
The Department of Environmental Protection announced that the use of a centralized electronic system for grants is reducing costs, increasing efficiency and significantly shortening the application review time while maintaining a thorough evaluation process.
Governor Wolf to Examine Overhaul of Pennsylvania’s Professional Licensing SystemOctober 25, 2017
Governor Wolf has signed an executive order to begin a review of the commonwealth’s professional licenses to benchmark Pennsylvania’s licensing requirements against national and regional averages.