Industrial Development Corporation

Westmoreland County Industrial Development Corporation

Development & Marketing

Recognized as a leader in Pennsylvania for industrial park development, the Westmoreland County Industrial Development Corporation (WCIDC) is a non-profit corporation formed in October 1983 by the Westmoreland County Board of Commissioners. WCIDC is governed by a board of directors, which are the County Commissioners.

Although the main focus of the WCIDC is the development of industrial parks, it is committed to supporting economic development efforts as the primary marketing agent for Westmoreland County.
  1. Jeannette Glass Property Outline

    WCIDC Approves Sale Agreement for Jeannette Glass Site

    Westmoreland County Industrial Development Corporation Board of Directors approved a purchase and sale agreement with Elliott Company for property within the former Jeannette Glass Plant site. Read on...
  2. 2017 WCIDC Annual Report

    2017 Annual Report

    As the primary marketing agent for the county, the Westmoreland County Industrial Development Corporation remains committed to promoting growth throughout the county in terms of job creation, economic output and helping to maintain a stable tax base. Annual Report...
  3. Commerce Crossing at Westmoreland

    WCIDC Awarded $9.6M in Grant & Loan Funding

    Westmoreland County Industrial Development Corporation was approved for a $3.8 million grant and $5.8 million loan through the Business in Our Sites program. The funding will assist with the development of the Commerce Crossing at Westmoreland project. Read more...
  4. Wage Growth

    Westmoreland County wage growth among fastest in the nation

    The average weekly wage for Westmoreland County in the 2nd quarter of 2017 was $829, a 6% increase over the same period in 2016. The percentage change placed it 18th among the 347 largest counties in the U.S., according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Read more...
  5. Tenaska Westmoreland

    Tenaska Westmoreland Reaches Construction Milestone

    The Tenaska Westmoreland Generating Station – a cleanburning natural gas-fueled power plant project – has reached a major construction milestone: 1 million work hours stemming from some 600 construction jobs. Press Release...
  6. Tucker Auto-Mation logo

    Wolf Administration Participates in Recognition of Tucker Auto-Mation

    On behalf of Governor Tom Wolf, DCED executive deputy secretary Neil Weaver joined the Westmoreland County Industrial Development Corporation to recognize Tucker Auto-Mation, for the company’s contributions to manufacturing. Read on...
  7. Aging Demo PBT.jpg

    Westmoreland County tackles how to grow county amid aging population

    A group of some of Westmoreland County’s top employers on Wednesday afternoon discussed the challenges of an aging and declining population and its impact on the region's workforce, but spoke optimistically about what was to come. Read on...
  8. Amos K. Hutshinson Toll Plaza

    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. Read more...
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