Lehigh County Government Center
17 South Seventh Street
Allentown, Pennsylvania 18101
Phone: (610) 782-3200 Fax: (610) 871-2755
Lehigh County’s Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) focuses on enhancing the quality of life of our communities by concentrating on the revitalization of our cities and boroughs, spurring economic growth, and supporting regional partnerships among our municipalities.
The department’s grant programs have supported high priority projects of the County’s twenty-five municipalities, aimed at enriching their economic viability by upgrading aging infrastructure, supporting improvements within the downtowns, and assisting agencies focused on providing safe, affordable and sustainable housing.
For general questions about the department and programs contact:
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Lehigh County COVID-19 Relief Grant
The Workforce Board Lehigh Valley is soliciting grant applications for the Lehigh County COVID-19 Relief Grant Program from providers of Broadband, Education and Workforce Development. All completed Grant Applications must be returned by mail, courier, in person or by September 14, 2020 at 4:00 P.M., after which date and time the Workforce Board Lehigh Valley will not accept additional proposals.
Click Here For Application and Guidelines
Lehigh County COVID-19 Non-Profit Grant
In partnership with the United Way of the Greater Lehigh Valley, The Lehigh County COVID-19 Relief Non-Profit Grant will now begin accepting applications for non-profit organizations. Funding from this grant must directly correlate with COVID-19 expenses. All related expenses can be charged from March 1, 2020 to December 30, 2020.
Click Here For Application Portal
Click HERE for More information including English & Spanish language fact sheets
General Contractors to Participate in Housing Rehabs Programs
Please contact office for more information: (610) 782-3565
New Announcements and Copies of Reports, Plans and Other Documents
Annual Action Plans
FY 2019 - 2023 Five Year Consolidated Plan & FY 2019 Annual Action Plan
Section 3 Plan