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Community Development Block Grant Program

For additional information or questions please contact Tracy Gerber, CDBG Coordinator at (814)776-5335 or via email at .">.


The Elk County Planning Department on behalf of the Elk County Board of Commissioners is now accepting proposals for the 2017 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program. Funding is received through the Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) and requires that at least 70% of the allocation be used to benefit Section 8 low/moderate Income (LMI) persons.  If your organization is interested in submitting a request, please contact the Planning Department.   

For program guidelines, questions or to receive an application, please contact Tracy Gerber, CDBG Coordinator, Elk County Planning Department at (814) 776-5335.


Please be aware that as of July 1, 2009 all contractors MUST be registered with the PA Attorney General to be eligible for work with any County programs and projects. The Planning Department MUST have your number assigned from the Attorney General on file to be eligible to bid on any projects. All contractors are also required to carry at least $100,000.00 in liability insurance and workman’s compensation insurance if they have workers, this information must be provided at time of bids. Please click here for more information.

If you have not registered with the Planning Department to be a part of our programs, please click here. Once the form is completed, please email to .">.

If you would like to be notified via email of updates with the CDBG program and projects, please submit your information using THIS FORM.

Current Projects Bid Specs:


Newspaper Advertisements for Current Projects:


Bid Documents:

Elk County Plans

*ALL BIDDERS- be sure to review and submit ALL MBE/WBE requirements. Due to state requirements, any bids received after June 6, 2008 without these requirements PROPERLY completed may be rejected as non- responsive bids. Please call Tracy at the phone number above with any questions.


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P.O. Box 448
Ridgway, PA 15853

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P.O. Box 448
Ridgway, PA 15853