17055 Economic Development Agency

Find 17055 economic development agencies, departments and corporations. Economic development agencies provide information on resources for economic growth through the expansion of local businesses and by attracting new business and tourism.


Pennsylvania State Economic Development 400 North Street Harrisburg PA 17120 8.6 miles from 17055 717-783-5053


Middletown Economic Development 29 South Union Street Middletown PA 17057 14.5 miles from 17055 717-944-6332

York Economic Development 101 South George Street York PA 17401 21.3 miles from 17055 717-849-2264

Adams County Economic Development 1300 Proline Place Gettysburg PA 17325 25.3 miles from 17055 717-334-0042

York County Economic Development 11 York Street Hanover PA 17331 26.5 miles from 17055 717-646-9221

Lebanon Valley Economic Development 16 Lebanon Valley Parkway Lebanon PA 17042 33.9 miles from 17055 717-274-3180

Lancaster City Economic Development 120 N Duke St Lancaster PA 17602 38.3 miles from 17055 717-291-4759

Carroll County Economic Development 225 North Center Street Westminster MD 21157 42.2 miles from 17055 410-386-2070

Schuylkill Haven Economic Development 17 East Main Street Schuylkill Haven PA 17972 53.6 miles from 17055 570-593-8272

Union County Economic Development 155 N 15th St Lewisburg PA 17837 54.1 miles from 17055 570-524-3852

Pottsville Economic Development 401 North Centre Street Pottsville PA 17901 55.0 miles from 17055 570-628-4417

Economic Development Agencies by City

Economic Development Agencies by Zip Code

What is a tax abatement?

A tax abatement is an agreement between a business and a taxing entity, such as a state, county, or local government, which provides a temporary tax reduction for a business that expands or makes physical improvements. Typically, the additional property taxes that would have been levied as a result of the business expansion or improvement are forgiven for a specified period of time. Businesses are sometimes offered tax abatements as a way to encourage expansion and investment.

What is the difference between an Economic Development Agency and an Economic Development Commission?

An Economic Development Agency is an agency of the government staffed by professional employees who implement the programs and services of the agency. An Economic Development Commission usually refers to an appointed board that serves as an advisor on economic policy. Economic Development Commissions are common at the county and local levels of government.

What do I need to do to start a new business?

Most Economic Development Agencies have a staff person or office to help prospective business owners to understand how to register their business and obtain any necessary licensing.