Redevelopment Authority

Redevelopment Authority of the County of Westmoreland

Redevelopment & Downtown Revitalization

The focus of the Redevelopment Authority of the County of Westmoreland (RACW) is on reenergizing the county’s core communities and enticing new business, residential, and recreational opportunities. By working closely with community leaders and volunteers, the RACW assists in community revitalization efforts and implements a multitude of programs that are designed and intended to remove blight and improve conditions for low-to-moderate income residents throughout Westmoreland County. Also, the RACW partners with local government and non-profit entities to implement impact projects in the county.

Wanted: Contaminated Sites!

Do you know of a possibly contaminated site that would benefit from environmental testing for reuse? The RACW in partnership with the EPA has grant money for environmental site assessments, clean up plans, and community outreach activities for brownfield sites. Further information can be found in the "Brownfields" tab. Click here for an application.
Redevelopment Authority to provide ramps and stair lifts to physically disabled. 
Applications can be found here.
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    Redevelopment Authority Receives $100,000 for Accessible Housing Program

    The Redevelopment Authority of the County of Westmoreland in partnership with Westmoreland County Land Bank today announced the agency has been awarded a $100,000 grant through the Pennsylvania Housing Affordability and Rehabilitation Enhancement Fund. Read on...
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    Redevelopment Authority In Search of New Executive Director

    The Redevelopment Authority of the County of Westmoreland and its affiliate Westmoreland County Land Bank will be accepting resumes from qualified applicants for the position of Executive Director until July 8, 2019. Position details can be found here....
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