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Posted on: September 27, 2016

Job Posting: Construction Manager, Westmoreland County Industrial Development Corporation

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Westmoreland County Industrial Development Corporation is seeking a Construction Manager to manage construction projects and assist the Development Supervisor with maintenance and development for the WCIDC.

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Posted on: September 16, 2016

Gov. Wolf Announces Over $1.1 Million in Funding to Support Amos K. Hutchinson Bypass

Governor Wolf announced $1.14 million in funding to support work along the Amos K Hutchinson Bypass while minimizing closures and disruptions on the PA turnpike.

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Posted on: May 26, 2016

Settlement Reached In Former Jeannette Glass Plant Acquisition

The Westmoreland County Industrial Development Corporation's Board of Directors announced today the approval of a settlement agreement with Zion Bullitt Avenue LP concerning the former Jeannette Glass Plant property.

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Posted on: May 23, 2016

Westmoreland County Names Comprehensive Plan Consultant

The Westmoreland County Board of Commissioners approved today a contract with Houseal Lavigne Associates to serve as the consulting firm assisting the Westmoreland County Department of Planning and Development with the county's comprehensive plan update.

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Posted on: May 18, 2016

Westmoreland County Receives $1.1 million RTAP Grant for Replacement of Rail

An important infrastructure project to benefit business and industry - invests in long term hard rail transportation asset in Westmoreland County.

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Posted on: December 9, 2015

Asbestos removal, demolition in progress on Monsour eyesore in Jeannette

Demolition of the former Monsour Medical Center in Jeannette is finally under way, nearly a decade after the hospital was abandoned.

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Posted on: November 20, 2015

Westmoreland County industrial park opening planned by 2018

This is a park that will add to the already great network of industrial parks in the county.

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Posted on: October 1, 2015



County Group to Help Students Find Pathways to College, Career, and High-Demand Occupations

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Posted on: September 10, 2015

Demolition Bid Accepted for Monsour Demolition

JEANNETTE, Pa., September 10, 2015 – The Board of Directors for the Westmoreland County Industrial Development Corporation (WCIDC), in partnership with the Westmoreland County Land Bank, are announcing the acceptance and approval of Dore & Associates ...Read on...

Posted on: September 4, 2015

Wolf Administration Announces Alcoa to Expand Operations Creating At Least 90 New Jobs

Harrisburg, PA – Governor Tom Wolf announced today that Alcoa, a lightweight metals manufacturer, will expand its R&D site in Upper Burrell Township, Westmoreland County and create at least 90 new, full-time positions.

“Today’s announcement makes i...Read on...

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Posted on: September 3, 2015

Alcoa to invest $60M in Pittsburgh-area research center, add 100 jobs


Alcoa Inc. is investing $60 million in its Pittsburgh-area research and development facility in order to expand the company's additive manufacturing capabilities.

The multipronged investment, which was announced by the company Thursday, will fund an 18...Read on...

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