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 spread of the COVID-19 virus is presenting new challenges for our communities and the Pennsylvania economy. To continue to mitigate the spread, Governor Wolf and Secretary of Health Dr. Rachel Levine issued a revised “Stay at Home” order to include Cameron, Crawford, Forest, Franklin, Lawrence, Lebanon, and Somerset counties, in addition to Allegheny, Beaver, Berks, Bucks, Butler, Carbon, Centre, Chester, Cumberland, Dauphin, Delaware, Erie, Lackawanna, Lancaster, Lehigh, Luzerne, Monroe, Montgomery, Northampton, Pike, Philadelphia, Schuylkill, Washington, Wayne, Westmoreland, and York counties. Bringing the order to a total of 33 counties. This revised “Stay at Home” order takes effect 8:00PM on Tuesday, March 31, 2020 for these 7 new counties and will continue until April 30, 2020. All Pennsylvania schools will remain closed until further notice.