• Willow Run Apartments, Pequea Township

Housing • Community and Economic Development • Public and Homeless Services

Own a Home and Need Repairs?

Our Home Repair Program provides assistance to income eligible homeowners to complete necessary repairs that affect the structural integrity and livability of their homes.

Public and Homeless Services

Non-profit organizations can apply for funding for programs that address public and homeless service needs. We also have information for persons who are in need of these programs

Rental Assistance

The Section 8 Rental Assistance Program helps lower income families and seniors to pay their monthly rent. The family pays part of the rent and the Housing Authority pays the rest of the rent. We are sorry, but we ARE NOT currently accepting applications.

Rental Housing Development

Our Rental Housing Program provides assistance to developers for the rehabilitation of existing rental properties as well as for construction of new rental housing units.

Public Facility and Infrastructure Improvements

Municipalities and non-profit organizations can apply for funding for sanitary sewer, public water, neighborhood improvement and parks and recreational facility projects, and public facility rehabilitation.

Fair Housing and Affordable Housing Inititatives

Everyone is entitled to decent, safe and sanitary housing and shall not be discriminated against in their pursuit of housing.

Borough Revitalization

The Authority assists boroughs and other jurisdictions seeking to pursue downtown redevelopment/revitalization projects.

Private Activity Bonds (PABs)

The Authority is an issuer of PABs which is a financing mechanism used to attract private investment for projects that have some public benefit, such as affordable rental housing and economic development activities.

Latest News

Citizen Participation Plan Updated

The Citizen Participation Plan sets forth the Policies and Procedures to be used for citizen participation for the County’s Entitlement Grants through the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. […]

Requests for Proposals (RFPs) – FY 2016 Homeless Services Application

The Redevelopment Authority of the County of Lancaster and the City of Lancaster expect to receive Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) and Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) funding from the U.S. […]

Fight Against Blight in Lancaster County

A recent article written in Lancaster Newspapers outlines LCHRA’s work to create a countywide land bank authority. Read the article here.  

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Partners

Projects

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Willow Run Apartments, Pequea Township
Mt. Hope Sewer Project, Mt. Hope Nazarene Retirement Community
West Stiegel St. Improvement Project, Manheim Borough
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West Frederick Street Improvement Project, Millersville Borough
Marietta Senior Apartments, Marietta
Westminster Place at the Long Community, Manheim Township

2014 Accomplishments

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Owner and Renter Occupied Housing that was Made Accessible
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Homeowners with Completed Repairs through the Home Repair Program
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Persons Assisted through Public Service Programs
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Persons Benefiting from Completed Infrastructure Projects

Administrative Office

 202 North Prince Street
Suite 400
Lancaster, PA 17603-3528

 Entrance is on Water Street under the red canopy