24,040

Net FTE Jobs

7,217

Net New Businesses

6,174

Total Building Projects

$1,723,133,113

Total Public & Private Investment

1,075,142

Volunteer Hours

1,354

Public Space Projects

Statewide Main Street Program Accomplishments (1987-2019)

Designing for Distance

Access the full reports of the conceptual designs and the recorded virtual workshop

The Designing for Distance (D4D) project was idea that came out of PDC’s COVID-19 Recovery and Resiliency Task Force, Public Space Working Group. PDC had an existing grant agreement with Pennsylvania Historical Museum Commission (PHMC) to develop a Design Guidelines handbook, but when COVID hit, it became evident that there was an opportunity to develop something that could be more responsive to the needs of the communities, and the Designing for Distance project was born.

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News

PLEASE REACH OUT TO YOUR LOCAL SENATOR AND STATE REPRESENTATIVE WITHIN THE NEXT WEEK!

As the members of the Pennsylvania General Assembly are making final recommendations and revisions to the FY 21-22 state budget, we ask that you participate in the current PDC advocacy […]

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Announcing Pennsylvania’s 2021 Nationally Accredited and Affiliate Main Street America™ Programs

HARRISBURG, PA – Pennsylvania Downtown Center (PDC) is honored to recognize the 28 Pennsylvania downtowns earning national Accreditation status, the top tier of recognition by Main Street America™. This exclusive […]

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DON Enterprise, Inc., New Castle Designated as Keystone Communities Elm Street

HARRISBURG — Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) Secretary Dennis Davin announced that Disability Options Network (DON) Enterprise, Inc., has been designated as the latest Keystone Communities Elm Street […]

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Upcoming Events

Regional Leadership Forum

These meetings are for program board members and/or committee volunteers and are provided at no charge for DCED designated organizations and for PDC recognized members. For those who are not […]

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Regional Leadership Forum

These meetings are for program board members and/or committee volunteers and are provided at no charge for DCED designated organizations and for PDC recognized members. For those who are not […]

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Community Revitalization Academy (CRA)

OVERVIEW The Community Revitalization Academy (CRA) is a series of five (5) two-day workshops designed to provide first year Main Street managers, Elm Street managers, and other interested revitalization professionals […]

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Community Revitalization Academy (CRA)

OVERVIEW The Community Revitalization Academy (CRA) is a series of five (5) two-day workshops designed to provide first year Main Street managers, Elm Street managers, and other interested revitalization professionals […]

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PDC CONFERENCE

Reading PA
September 12-15, 2021

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