18051 Economic Development Agency

Find 18051 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.


Allentown Economic Development 718 Hamilton Street Allentown PA 18101 10.2 miles from 18051 610-435-8890


Bethlehem Economic Development 10 East Church Street Bethlehem PA 18018 15.2 miles from 18051 610-865-7056

Carbon County Economic Development 137 South Street Lehighton PA 18235 16.6 miles from 18051 570-325-2810

Reading Economic Development 633 Court Street Reading PA 19601 22.4 miles from 18051 610-478-6341

Schuylkill Haven Economic Development 17 East Main Street Schuylkill Haven PA 17972 26.6 miles from 18051 570-593-8272

Pottsville Economic Development 401 North Centre Street Pottsville PA 17901 28.5 miles from 18051 570-628-4417

Hazleton Economic Development 40 North Church Street Hazleton PA 18201 29.7 miles from 18051 570-459-4947

Collegeville Economic Development 476 East Main Street Collegeville PA 19426 30.2 miles from 18051 610-454-1050

Lebanon Valley Economic Development 16 Lebanon Valley Parkway Lebanon PA 17042 42.7 miles from 18051 717-274-3180

Delaware County Economic Development 200 East State Street Media PA 19063 49.2 miles from 18051 610-566-2225

Pittston Economic Development 1151 Oak Street Pittston PA 18640 49.5 miles from 18051 570-655-5581

Lancaster City Economic Development 120 N Duke St Lancaster PA 17602 51.0 miles from 18051 717-291-4759

Philadelphia Economic Development 1515 Arch Street Philadelphia PA 19102 51.5 miles from 18051 215-683-2025

New Jersey State Economic Development 36 West State Street Trenton NJ 08608 54.0 miles from 18051 609-292-1800

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.