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Community Development Division
Community Development & Housing
The Community Development Division of the Department of Planning and Development strives to assist local elected officials, citizens, non-profit groups and developers in the planning and implementation of housing and community development projects. Utilizing Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), HOME Investment Partnerships (HOME) and Emergency Solutions Grants (ESG) funds as well as other state and federal resources, the Division is charged with administering these grants to provide decent, safe and affordable housing, a suitable living environment and expanded economic opportunities, principally for persons of low and moderate income in Westmoreland County.

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News
Mt. Pleasant receives more than $45K to upgrade Frick Park
Project to be financed in part through the Community Development Block Grant funding provided by Westmoreland County's board of commissioners through an entitlement grant from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. Read on...
Westmoreland County announces homeownership program
Greensburg, Pa., The Westmoreland County Board of Commissioners and the Westmoreland County Land Bank announced the creation of a new program and partnership for homeownership today. The goal is to assist five households in the first year Read on...
The Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program's 40th Anniversary
On August 22, 1974, President Gerald R. Ford signed a law creating one of HUD’s hallmark programs – the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program. Read on...
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Westmoreland County Department of Planning & Development
40 N Pennsylvania Ave
Fifth Floor, Suite 520
Greensburg, PA 15601

Ph: (724) 830-3600
Fx: (724) 830-3611

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