PA Department of Community and Economic Development
The mission of the Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) is to foster opportunities for businesses to grow and for communities to succeed and thrive in a global economy. Our mission is to improve the quality of life for Pennsylvania citizens while assuring transparency and accountability in the expenditure of public funds.
400 North Street Harrisburg Pennsylvania 17120 United States
The valley is the fastest-growing and third-most populated region in Pennsylvania. Its infrastructure base allows for continued growth and development. Tremendous natural and recreational resources make for a high quality of life, and a broad and ever-expanding commercial and industrial base offers a diversity of high-quality employment opportunities. The region was recognized by business publication Site Selection magazine in March 2014 as the second-best performing region of its size for economic development in the entire United States.