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. NOTICE OF AMENDMENT

    Amendments to Westmoreland County Community Development Block Grant Program proposed

    The county proposes amendments to the FY 2017 and 2018 CDBG activities concerning projects in Penn Borough, Rostraver Township, North Belle Vernon and Vandergrift Borough. Additional Info...
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    Feedback Opportunities for Community Development

    Do you want your opinion heard regarding community priorities? Now is the time to provide us your input! Join the Westmoreland County Community Development Division to provide comments concerning the County's housing and community development needs. Read on...
  3. Homes

    Westmoreland County announces homeownership program

    Greensburg, Pa., The Westmoreland County Board of Commissioners and the Westmoreland County Land Bank announced the creation of a new program and partnership for homeownership today. The goal is to assist five households in the first year Read on...
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