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.


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
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

The Board of the Lancaster County Land Bank Authority will meet at 4:00 PM on Tuesday June 22, 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. The meetings will be held remotely through video conferencing. Anyone wishing to […]

The Lancaster County Housing Authority is currently accepting applications for an open Tenant Services Coordinator position. The individual in this role will be assisting predominantly with the administration of the Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP) through the end of this year. Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: Ability to effectively communicate complex requirements to clients and to […]

The Board of the Lancaster County Land Bank Authority will meet at 4:00 PM on Tuesday May 25, 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. The meetings will be held remotely through video conferencing. Anyone wishing to attend, should email Marian Joyce at    Agendas for […]

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), Public Law 116-136. These funds will be used to prevent, prepare for, and respond to the coronavirus (COVID-19).  The public comment period for the Plan begins with this notice […]