19541 Economic Development Agency

Find 19541 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.


Reading Economic Development 633 Court Street Reading PA 19601 11.7 miles from 19541 610-478-6341


Schuylkill Haven Economic Development 17 East Main Street Schuylkill Haven PA 17972 12.4 miles from 19541 570-593-8272

Pottsville Economic Development 401 North Centre Street Pottsville PA 17901 16.5 miles from 19541 570-628-4417

Lebanon Valley Economic Development 16 Lebanon Valley Parkway Lebanon PA 17042 22.4 miles from 19541 717-274-3180

Carbon County Economic Development 137 South Street Lehighton PA 18235 29.3 miles from 19541 570-325-2810

Allentown Economic Development 718 Hamilton Street Allentown PA 18101 30.4 miles from 19541 610-435-8890

Hazleton Economic Development 40 North Church Street Hazleton PA 18201 32.6 miles from 19541 570-459-4947

Lancaster City Economic Development 120 N Duke St Lancaster PA 17602 34.0 miles from 19541 717-291-4759

Bethlehem Economic Development 10 East Church Street Bethlehem PA 18018 35.4 miles from 19541 610-865-7056

Collegeville Economic Development 476 East Main Street Collegeville PA 19426 36.5 miles from 19541 610-454-1050

Middletown Economic Development 29 South Union Street Middletown PA 17057 42.1 miles from 19541 717-944-6332

Pennsylvania State Economic Development 400 North Street Harrisburg PA 17120 47.4 miles from 19541 717-783-5053

York Economic Development 101 South George Street York PA 17401 51.6 miles from 19541 717-849-2264

Delaware County Economic Development 200 East State Street Media PA 19063 52.0 miles from 19541 610-566-2225

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.