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.

The offices of the Lancaster County Housing and Redevelopment Authorities will be closed to the public between Thursday, December 23, 2021 and Monday, January 3, 2022.

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.


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

Tenfold (formerly 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
Office hours are extended on Tuesday until 5:30 PM

Friday: 7:30 AM – 12:00 PM


28 Penn Square, Suite 200
Lancaster, PA 17603


Phone: 717.394.0793
Fax: 717.394.7635


Latest News and Notices

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. Please contact Marian Joyce at or Justin Eby at for the zoom link to the virtual meeting.

CANCELLATION OF THE LANCASTER COUNTY VACANT PROPERTY REINVESTMENT BOARD MEETING   Notice is hereby given that the December 16, 2021 meeting of the Lancaster County Vacant Property Reinvestment Board is cancelled.   Reunión Cancelada La reunión de la Junta de Lancaster County Vacant Property Reinvestment del 16 de diciembre de 2021 se cancela.

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, Thursday, December 9, 2021 at 4:30 p.m. via Zoom to ratify the Memorandum of Understanding between the County of Lancaster, Redevelopment Authority of the County of Lancaster, and […]

Lancaster County and Lancaster City have released the Draft HOME-ARP Allocation Plan and welcome public comment on the plan. A public hearing on the plan will be held on December 21, 2021 at 4:00 p.m. via zoom. Contact Michaela Allwine at  or 717.394.0793 ext. 226 for information to join the virtual public hearing. A […]

The Lancaster County Land Bank Authority is looking for proposals for the rehabilitation of a single-family row house property at 921 Spruce Street, Columbia. Please note that all submissions must be completed per the electronic application.  The Request for Proposals document, Exhibit A – Statement of Qualifications, and Exhibit B – Proposal Form may be […]

The Redevelopment Authority of the County of Lancaster and the Department of Community Planning and Economic Development of the City of Lancaster (County and City) are now accepting letter of intent responses for the joint Fiscal Year 2021-2022 Multi-Family Rental Housing funding process. Letter of Intent responses will not be distributed or used outside of […]

We are currently accepting applications to fill the role of Compliance Manager for the Lancaster County Redevelopment Authority.  The Compliance Manager will be primarily responsible for ensuring compliance with all federal laws, state laws, and agency regulations for programs administered by the Redevelopment Authority and Housing Authority. For more information and to apply please visit […]

The Board of the Lancaster County Land Bank Authority will meet at 4:00 PM on Tuesday August 24, 2021 followed immediately by the meeting of the Lancaster County Housing Authority, and the meeting of the Redevelopment Authority of the County of Lancaster thereafter. Anyone wishing to attend the meetings via Zoom, should email Marian Joyce […]

The Lancaster County Land Bank Authority (Land Bank) seeks a qualified developer or contractor (Applicant) to acquire and rehabilitate a blighted property at 26 E. High Street in Manheim Borough. In order for the Land Bank to consider a proposal to acquire the property, the Applicant must complete and submit the attached application documents below.  […]