Go To Search
Click to Home

Land Bank

7 Stories
Posted on: February 20, 2015

SOLD! Land Bank Sells First Properties and Returns Them to Tax Rolls

The First Church of God will invest in a new parking lot in West Newton Borough after purchasing two lots from the Land Bank. The once-blighted site is now a reuse that serves the local community.

Read more...
Posted on: February 3, 2015

Standard Charitable Foundation Awards $5,000 Grant to the Westmoreland County Land Bank

Land-Bank-Check-Presentation.jpg

Standard Charitable Foundation has awarded a $5,000 grant to the Westmoreland County Land Bank to help acquire vacant properties to support its homeownership program.

The... Read on...

Subscribe to all WC Landbank website news
Posted on: December 2, 2014

Westmoreland County Land Bank in Action in the City of Jeannette

Working together, the Land Bank, the City of Jeannette, and the Jeannette School District, aim to tackle blight.

Additional Info...
Posted on: September 25, 2014

Effort underway to raze landmark-turned-eyesore Monsour Medical Center

The Westmoreland County Land Bank will serve as acquiring entity, as per its mission to obtain blighted properties and return them to tax rolls.

Read on...
Posted on: September 12, 2014

Westmoreland County Land Bank Targets Monsour Hospital

Westmoreland County Land Bank

A collaborative effort with the Westmoreland County IDC and the City of Jeannette, the Land Bank sets to acquire the former hospital site.

Read full Tribune-Review article
Posted on: July 25, 2014

Westmoreland County Land Bank Cleans Up Blighted Lots

Two abandoned houses in West Newton are scheduled to be demolished later this year, the first project of the newly formed Westmoreland County Land Bank, which has a mission to buy and eliminate blighted properties.

Read more...