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.

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 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

LCHRA Offices – Appointment Only

Until further Notice: The Lancaster County Housing Authority and Lancaster County Redevelopment Authority is currently open by appointment only. In-person appointments will be conducted on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. Please...

Board Meeting Information

Please note that until further notice, public meetings will be held via video conferencing.  The latest meeting information will be displayed here and on the calendar of events page. Topic:...

Special Meeting of the Board of the Redevelopment Authority

Special Meeting of the Board of the Redevelopment Authority

There will be a special meeting of the board of the Redevelopment Authority of Lancaster County on Tuesday, April 13, 2021 at 4:00 pm. The meeting will be held remotely...

2019 Annual Action Plan – Substantial Change

2019 Annual Action Plan – Substantial Change

The second Substantial Change to the Annual Action Plan for 2019 includes the allocation of the second round of CARES funds through the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act (CARES Act),...

2021-2025 Consolidated Plan and 2021 Annual Action Plan

Lancaster County and Lancaster City have released the 2021-2025 Consolidated Plan and 2021 Annual Action Plan and welcome public comment on the plan.  A public hearing on the plan will...

Lancaster County’s Fiscal Year 2020 Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report

The Lancaster County Redevelopment Authority, on behalf of the County of Lancaster, will submit the Fiscal Year 2020 Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER) to the U.S. Department of...

Lancaster County and Lancaster City – Plan on Fair Housing

Lancaster County and Lancaster City have released a document called the Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing Choice and encourage the public to send in comments on the plan.  A...

Lancaster County and Lancaster City – Joint Request for Proposals – CARES Act Funding

The Redevelopment Authority of the County of Lancaster and the City of Lancaster have developed a joint application to request proposals from organizations seeking CDBG-CV and ESG-CV CARES Act funding...

Full-Time Job Opportunity

The Lancaster County Housing Authority is seeking a Tenant Services Coordinator.The coordinator will perform a variety of administrative, clerical, and data entry functions related to the tenants’ participation in the...

Vacant Property Reinvestment Board – January Meeting Cancellation

Notice is hereby given that the January 21, 2021 meeting of the Lancaster County Vacant Property Reinvestment Board is cancelled. La reunión de la Junta de Lancaster County Vacant Property...

Lancaster County – Emergency Shelter Needs – Request for Proposals

The Lancaster County Redevelopment Authority and the Lancaster County Homeless Coalition (LancCo MyHome) seek hotel space, or comparable accommodations to shelter individuals in Lancaster County experiencing homelessness related to the...

SPECIAL MEETING OF THE LANCASTER COUNTY REDEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY BOARD

There will be a special meeting of the Board of the Redevelopment Authority of the County of Lancaster, Monday, December 21, 2020 at 4:00 p.m. via Zoom to approve changes...