News/Events

Continental 1 Names New Officers for 2015

January 19, 2015

BRADFORD, PA (Jan. 19) – The Continental 1 board of directors on Friday elected its slate of officers for 2015. G. Henry Cook, president & CEO of Somerset Trust Company and member of the Continental 1 board since 2010, was elected president.

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Continental 1 Releases 2015 Action Agenda

December 9, 2014

BUFFALO, NY (Dec. 9) – The Continental 1 board of directors today unveiled the organization’s 2015 action agenda, outlining the group’s legislative and collaborative efforts for the coming year in New York, Pennsylvania and Maryland.

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Continental 1 Encouraged by Meyersdale-to-Somerset Route 219 Bids

October 30, 2014

Continental 1 (October 30, 2014)

Calls lower-than-expected bids “a pleasant surprise”

BUFFALO, NY (Oct. 29) – Continental 1, the organization advocating for the completion of a direct 1,500-mile trade corridor from Toronto to Miami utilizing Route 219 in New York, Pennsylvania and Maryland, expressed enthusiasm over reports that the low bid for the highly-anticipated Phase 2 of the Route 219 expansion project between Meyersdale and Somerset came in $15 million less than anticipated.

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