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Posted on: December 5, 2019

RACW Executive Director Opening

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Applicants must meet the following Qualifications: 

Candidates must have: a Bachelor’s Degree, Master’s Degree preferred in Business Management or related field of study; Three to five years’ experience in a progressi...

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For details and directions on how to apply visit: Redevelopment Authority
Posted on: October 1, 2019

RACW Makes National Headlines for Utilizing Federal Funds

Jeannette Glass Aerial 2018

U.S. EPA Brownfields Assessment grants were essential in preparing the former Jeannette Glass Plant site to host the Elliott Company’s expansion plans. The funds also facilitated the addition of greenspace in Jeannette's urban environment.

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Posted on: October 15, 2019

Belvedere Hotel Cleanup Completed Ahead of Schedule

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The Westmoreland County Department of Planning and Development and the Redevelopment Authority of the County of Westmoreland today announced the demolition completion and site cleanup of the former Belvedere Hotel in Oklahoma Borough, Westmoreland County.

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Posted on: September 9, 2019

Belvedere Hotel’s remnants set to be demolished


Demolition starts Wednesday, Sept. 11 and is expected to last until Sept. 30, closing Orr Avenue from Route 66 to Hancock Avenue.

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