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About Our Organization
serving Elk, Cameron, Clearfield, Jefferson, McKean and Potter Counties
- 1967 – The Federal Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) identifies regional local development districts (LDDs)
- Late 1970’s – Vocational Technical Schools in the regional were established and received funding for specialized training as well as the schools and their construction
- Early 80’s – Primary Health Care Centers were a regional and federal priority
- Mid 1990’s – Multi-tenant centers, industrial incubators, industrial parks, and NCPRPDC Revolving Loan Fund established to assist new and businesses
- Mid 2000’s – Access roads to support economic growth, basic infrastructure, airport development (PA Wilds, Elk Visitor Center), education, and job training projects
- 2011 – Creation of the Partnerships for Regional Economic Performance
- 2019 – New Strategic Plan completed
- 2020 – Board restructured to align with and support strategic plan implementation
- Professional Trust and Respect
- Innovation, Adaptability and Leadership
- Service and Stewardship
- Accountability and Commitment
- Partnering and Teamwork
- Future Focus
North Central is the recognized leader in driving positive change in the region’s community and economic development success.
Our Regional Vision – North Central Pennsylvania is a vibrant economic region with healthy and sustainable communities.
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This letter is to express our sincere “thank you” for the high-speed internet North Central installed in our…
Mr. James E. ChorneyExecutive DirectorNorth Central Pennsylvania Regional Planning and Development Commission49 Ridgmont DriveRidgway, PA 15853 Dear Mr….
Mr. Jim Chorney, Executive DirectorNorth Central Regional Planning49 Ridgmont DriveRidgway, PA 15853 RE: Sandy TownshipClearfield County Dear Jim,…