Partnering for Regional Opportunities

The North Central Pennsylvania Regional Planning and Development Commission is the designated Local Development District for the counties of Cameron, Clearfield, Elk, Jefferson, McKean and Potter.  Located in the heart of North Central Pennsylvania, the six-county regional is known throughout the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania as an emerging forerunner in industrial site location, economic growth, workforce quality, and business opportunity.

The communities, businesses and industries of this region work together with North Central, in Ridgway, Pennsylvania, to streamline state, federal and regional services, including transportation planning and economic development.  Support for new venture is available in funding community infrastructure projects, customized job training, technical assistance for export, government procurement, redevelopment and networking – all working together to make our communities livable and viable.