Community Development Division

Westmoreland County Community Development
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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CDBG Activity
Project Eligibility
Emergency Solutions Grant
HOME Program

  1. Westmoreland County Seal

    Westmoreland County Secures $3.4 Million for Healthy Homes and Lead Hazard Reduction Grant Program

    New County program to improve quality of life of Westmoreland County residents by addressing lead-based paint hazards, and other health and safety household threats through its Healthy Homes & Lead Hazard Control Program Read on...
  2. 2019 CAPER

    FY 2019 Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report

    Community Development Block Grant Program, Home Investments Partnerships Program, Emergency Solutions Grant Program Review CAPER document
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    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...
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