Press Releases

Date Organization Press Release Article
10/26/18  IDC  WCIDC Holds Groundbreaking Ceremony at Commerce Crossing at Westmoreland 
10/16/18  IDC  Excel Glass, Inc. Continues Expansion at Jeannette Industrial Park 
10/12/18  Community Development Division Applications Being Accepted for a New Westmoreland County Demolition Program 
9/21/18  IDC/EGCW   PA Small Water and Sewer Program Grant Will Benefit Westmoreland County Businesses
5/29/18  IDC RACP Funding Awarded for Jeannette Glassworks & Commerce Crossing at Westmoreland 
4/24/18 IDC WCIDC Acquires 206 acres in Sewickley Township 
10/26/17  IDC WCIDC Receives $305K in Grant & Loan Funding From West Penn Power Sustainable Energy Fund 
9/7/17  IDC  WCIDC Board Accepts Colony Holding's Proposal for Jeannette Rt. 30 Project 
7/5/17  EGCW EGCW assists Xodus Medical in obtaining $933,343 loan
6/22/17  IDC  Siemens Corporation Invests at RIDC Westmoreland 
6/15/17  IDC Tenaska Westmoreland Relies on Local Contractors 
5/31/17  IDC WCIDC holds groundbreaking ceremony at Jeannette Glass Site 
5/10/17  Planning Division  Westmoreland County community members invited to develop goals for county 
4/19/17  IDC WCIDC leases five acres at I-70 Industrial Park for Industrial Hemp Research 
3/30/17  IDC WCIDC signs lease agreement with Penn State New Kensington
1/25/17  Planning Division  Westmoreland Plan Reaches More Than 2,000 Community Members 
1/12/17  IDC  Westmoreland County Receives $2.5 M RACP Grant for RIDC Westmoreland 
1/05/17  Planning Division  Westmoreland County continues to map out a successful vision for the future 
12/05/16  Planning Division  Westmoreland community identifies issues & advantages of the county
10/27/16  Planning Division  Community Workshops announced for Comprehensive Plan update
10/21/16  IDC WCIDC partner with Penn State New Kensington on Entrepreneurial Center
8/30/16 IDC WCIDC announces ownership of former Jeannette Glass Site
5/28/16 IDC Settlement Reached In Former Jeannette Glass Plant Acquisition
5/26/16 Planning Division Westmoreland County Names Comprehensive Plan Consultant
5/18/16 IDC Westmoreland County Receives $1.1M RTAP Grant for Replacement of Rail
5/9/16  Planning Division  Youngwood Borough to hold first public meeting on Community Plan 
3/12/15 Community Development Division Westmoreland County Announces Homeownership Program
12/19/14 IDC Leed's To Begin Construction on Pad-Ready Sites at the Business & Research Park
10/21/14 IDC Westmoreland Airpark Phase II Expansion - Unity Township
03/27/14 IDC AGI Group Continues Growth at South Greensburg Commons
02/27/14 IDC Westmoreland County Receives $1,100,000 RTAP Grant for Replacement of Rail
12/19/13 IDC Leed's Announces Additional Expansion at the Business & Research Park
12/19/13 IDC Early American Pittsburgh, Inc. Expanding Operations to Mount Pleasant Glass Centre
12/05/13 IDC Westmoreland County Receives $2,215,925 PennWorks Grant for the Waltz-Mill Rail Park
10/10/13 Community Development Division PHFA announces 2013 PHARE funding recipients
05/23/13 Community Development Division Westmoreland County launches pilot program for housing rehabilitation
05/17/13 RACW / EGC / Planning Division Revamped "Downtown Destinations" Website Targets Community Redevelopment
04/25/13 IDC Westmoreland Airpark Phase II Expansion - Unity Township
02/08/13 IDC EFR Limited Partnership to Build Flex-Warehouse at Westmoreland County Airpark - Unity Township
01/24/13 IDC Glassautomatic Expanding Operations at Mount Pleasant Glass Centre
12/19/12 RACW Future Westmoreland County Community College Laurel Center
12/19/12 Community Development Division PHFA announces 2012 PHARE and Marcellus Shale funding recipients
10/10/12 IDC Wendell H. Stone Company, Inc. to build at I-70 Industrial Park - South Huntingdon Township
09/07/12 IDC A New Keystone Opportunity Expansion Zone (KOEZ) - New Stanton
08/02/12 RACW Derry Redevelopment Project Receives $200,000 Grant
06/07/12 Planning Division Westmoreland County Hosting Public Meetings for Drilling Impact Fee