Established in 1800, Venango County in Pennsylvania spreads across an area of more than 670 square miles. The county has a population of over 55,000 people and includes various cities, boroughs and townships. It governs a human resources department that provides personnel administration, training, job evaluation and recruitment services. The department enforces the state and federal employment laws and regulations. Venango County operates a management information systems department that provides hardware, software and network support solutions for nearly 300 customers. In addition, the county has a maintenance department that repairs and renovates buildings and facilities. Venango County administers several solid waste and recycling programs.