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Posted on: August 3, 2015

Hempfield Township Joins Westmoreland County Land Bank

Hempfield Township is the 14th municipality to join in the fight against blight.

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Posted on: July 20, 2015

Westmoreland County Land Bank Clears the Way for Redevelopment of Former Hospital Site

GREENSBURG (July 20) The Board of Directors of the Westmoreland County Land Bank today announced they have reached an agreement with the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC) that addresses the last remaining lien on... Read on...

Posted on: May 14, 2015

No Trespassing at Monsour

In response to the recent instances of trespassing at the former Monsour Medical Center building in Jeannette, the Westmoreland County Land Bank, the owner of the property, and the City of Jeannette Police Department today... Read on...

Posted on: April 20, 2015

Land Bank Needs Volunteers Wednesday April 22,2015

The Westmoreland County Land Bank is partnering with Youngwood Borough, the Youngwood Ministerium, and Westmoreland Cleanways to recruit volunteers to clean out a blighted... Read on...

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Posted on: April 10, 2015

Land Bank Partners with Youngwood Community on Cleanup


Volunteers are helping the Land Bank make a difference in Youngwood by cleaning out an abandoned property, making it ready for rehabilitation.

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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.

Posted on: February 3, 2015

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


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.

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