Development Council

Westmoreland Development Council

Economic Growth Connection

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Community Development Division

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Industrial Development Corporation

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Redevelopment Authority/Land Bank


Planning Division

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    WCIDC Finalizes Sale of 19.92 Acres at I-70 Industrial Park

    Wyatt Inc. will build a 120,000 SF new home for its millwork and exterior curtainwall manufacturing operation on Lot 18-R in the South Huntingdon industrial park. Additional Info...
  2. Five Star logo bw

    WCIDC Approves 25-Year Lease Agreement for Five Star Trail

    We're excited to announce that the WCIDC has signed a lease agreement with Regional Trail Corp. and Southwest Pennsylvania Railroad to ensure that thousands will continue to enjoy the popular Five Star Trail for another 25 years. Additional Info...
  3. County Sealcolor

    Westmoreland County secures $3.4 million for new lead-hazard reduction program

    The Community Development Division has received $3.4 million in federal funding for a new lead-hazard reduction program that'll make low-income households safer while creating an opportunity to enhance the local pool of lead-remediation contractors. Additional Info...
  4. Westmoreland County IDC logo

    WCIDC Approves Project to Modernize Jeannette Industrial Park Building

    The WCIDC Board today approved a $657,385 project to modernize one of the last available buildings in Jeannette Industrial Park. Additional Info...
  5. Southwest Pennsylvania Railroad at New Stanton

    WCIDC Approves $2.36 Million Rail-Replacement Project

    The WCIDC Board of Directors has approved a $2.36 million project to replace 4.24 miles of rail of the Southwest Pennsylvania Railroad as part of regular infrastructure upgrades that ensure the continued safety and reliability of the 33-mile railroad. Additional Info...
  6. Westmoreland County Development Council Building

    Development Council - Updated Office Hours

    Westmoreland Development Council is following emergency safety measures to protect the health of our employees and community. All non-essential offices will be closed until further notice, effective March 18, 2020. Read on...
  7. C-PACE Infographic Updated

    Commissioners Approve C-PACE Program

    County Commissioners today approved a Commercial Property Assessed Clean Energy program that will make it easier to obtain low-cost, long-term financing for certain property types for efficient equipment, renewable energy and water-conservation projects. Additional Info...
  8. IDC Landing page logo

    WCIDC finalizes first sale at Commerce Crossing at Westmoreland

    At the end of day Friday, the WCIDC transferred ~26 acres at Commerce Crossing at Westmoreland to commercial real estate developer Al. Neyer, which will build a 250,000 SF Class A distribution center on Lot 3 of the Sewickley Township industrial park. Read on...
  9. IDC Landing page logo

    WAB Associates LLC finalizes purchase of 6.23 acres at Westmoreland Business & Research Park

    Capping a busy year for economic development in Westmoreland County, WAB Associates LLC has finalized the purchase of a 6.23-acre lot in Westmoreland Business & Research Park. It will build a 60,000 SF manufacturing facility. Additional Info...
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