Redevelopment Authority

Development and rehabilitation of affordable housing, assistance to homeowners to make repairs, and work with municipalities on community and economic development activities.

Housing Authority

Administers the Housing Choice Voucher (“Section 8”) rental assistance program in Lancaster County, outside the Lancaster City limits.

Land Bank Authority

Created, as a public entity, to confront real estate problems such as vacant, abandoned, blighted, underutilized and tax-delinquent properties.

The Redevelopment Fund

Nonprofit organization supporting economic development activities and programs to revitalize Lancaster County communities.

During this time of uncertainty due to the spread of Coronavirus/COVID-19 the offices of the Redevelopment Authority and Housing Authority of Lancaster County will be closed to the public until further notice.

There will be no appointments or inspections for any current clients of the Housing Authority.  Checks will be distributed by mail.  There will be no income updates or moves for a yet to be determined period of time.

Job Resources:

Lancaster Careerlink has a newly established call center with two options:

1. People looking for temporary work – call 1-844-744-8451

2. Businesses who need workers immediately – For more information visit their website here.

Please contact us by email or phone with any questions.

Thank you for your understanding.

Office Hours:

Monday through Thursday: 7:30 AM – 4:30 PM
Friday: 7:30 AM – 12:00 PM


Address:

28 Penn Square, Suite 200
Lancaster, PA 17603


Contact:

Phone: 717.394.0793
Fax: 717.394.7635

Email: info@lchra.com

Latest News and Notices

LCHRA – Offices Closed to Public

Until further Notice: Due to the current recommendations at the Local, State, and Federal levels the offices of the Lancaster County Housing Authority and Lancaster County Redevelopment Authority will be...

2019 CAPER Now Available

This plan is prepared annually for the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development by the Redevelopment Authority of Lancaster County on behalf of the County of Lancaster, PA.

Lancaster County’s Fiscal Year 2019 Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report

Lancaster County’s Fiscal Year 2019 Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report

Notification of Intent to Submit Lancaster County’s Fiscal Year 2019 Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development The Lancaster County Redevelopment Authority,...

Request for Proposals – 216 Perry Street – Columbia Borough

The Lancaster County Redevelopment Authority is distributing a Request for Proposals (RFP), for a qualified developer or contractor (Applicant) to acquire and rehabilitate a blighted property at 216 Perry Street...

Request for Proposals – 838 Houston Street – Columbia Borough

The Lancaster County Redevelopment Authority is distributing a Request for Proposals (RFP), for a qualified developer or contractor (Applicant) to acquire and rehabilitate a blighted property at 838 Houston Street...

Request for Proposals – 121-123 N. 5th Street – Columbia Borough

The Lancaster County Redevelopment Authority is distributing a Request for Proposals (RFP), for a qualified developer or contractor (Applicant) to acquire and rehabilitate a blighted property at 121-123 N. 5th...

Census 2020

We are a proud partner in the Lancaster PA outreach efforts for Census 2020. As a partner, we will be working to ensure our community is accurately represented in the upcoming decennial...

Cancelled: January 28, 2020 Board Meetings

The regular January 28 meetings of the Lancaster County Land Bank, Housing & Redevelopment Authorities Board are cancelled. Next meeting date is February 25, 2020 at 4 p.m. Reuniónes Canceladas: La reuniónes de las...

Request for Proposals – Clipper Magazine Stadium

Request for Proposals – Clipper Magazine Stadium

Request for Proposal Clipper Magazine Stadium, 650 N. Prince Street, Lancaster, PA 17603 December 30, 2019 1. Introduction The Redevelopment Authority of the County of Lancaster is seeking a contractor...

Cancelled: September 19 VACANT PROPERTY REINVESTMENT BOARD MEETING

Reunión Cancelada The September 19, 2019 meeting of the Lancaster County Vacant Property Reinvestment Board is cancelled. La reunión de la Junta de Lancaster County Vacant Property Reinvestment del 19...