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Chamber of Commerce expands

Published On: Jul 19 2013 10:43:19 PM EDT

Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce merges with Carbon County Chamber

The Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce is now one chamber bigger.

The Carbon County Chamber of Commerce is merging with the Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber, making it the 18th chamber.

About 6-thousand people will be members to the organization when the merger is complete. Each member will have access to more networking opportunities and Lehigh Valley businesses.

The merger is a two-year trial. Their past mergers have all been trials. Chamber officials say they're confident the merger will succeed.