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.

Resources are now available for renters and homeowners who were impacted financially by COVID-19

The PHFA CARES Rent Relief Program is no longer accepting applications –

If you are still in need of rental assistance due to a loss of income because of COVID-19:

Dial 211 or (855) 567-5341 or visit www.pa211east.org.

 Recursos ahora disponibles para inquilinos y propietarios de viviendas quienes fueron afectados financieramente por COVID-19

 

 

In-person appointments will be conducted on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays.  Please contact us to schedule an appointment.

Inspections for any current clients of the Housing Authority is still suspended until further notice.  Checks will be distributed by mail.

A Drop Box is Located in the Main Lobby And Can Be Accessed Between the Hours of 8:00 AM and 5:00 PM

Please contact us by email or phone with any questions.

Thank you for your understanding.

Resources:

CARES ACT Funding and Housing and Community Development for COVID-19

Tabor/LHOP have compiled a list of resources which can be found here.

Resources are now available for renters and homeowners who were impacted financially by COVID-19.

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.

 



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

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THE LANCASTER COUNTY VACANT PROPERTYREINVESTMENT BOARD MEETING Notice is hereby given that the September 20, 2020 meeting of the Lancaster County Vacant Property Reinvestment Board is cancelled. La reunión de...

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