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PDC Membership

Benefits of Membership: Join now to access valuable resources for your revitalization project.
  • Quarterly Reporting

    PDC's quarterly reporting system electronically generates reports that help programs meet contract requirement and drive new ititiatives. The system helps managers develop comprehensive reports and track the progress of their revitalization program.

  • Publications

    The landscape of revitalization is regularly subject to shifting on all fronts, but PDC's e-Updates and quarterly newsletter monitor moods and trends and give members access to commentary and information on the most pressing topics influencing revitalization.

  • Document Repository

    PDC's document repository organizes all of the forms, documents, technical briefs, electronic resources, cataloging templates, surveys, handouts and directories that revitalization projects need into a resource that is easy to search, categorize and leverage.

  • Member Directory

    This searchable registry of our membership provides users with an invaluable tool to network with others invested in community revitalization. Additionally, our consultant directory allows members to seek out local business that can meet their project demands.

  • Lending Library

    Information is the foundation of any revitalization project, and PDC offers unmatched research opportunities on revitalization-related topics. Our lending library is filled with valuable documents and resources covering a wide variety of relevant topics.

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SUPPORT THE EFFORT

A big thank you to everyone that participated in, supported and attended our 2014 annual conference!  It was a huge success.  Check out the photos from our conference on our facebook page!

And congratulations to our 2014 Townie Award winners!  Photo Credit Trisha Gates.

ORGANIZATIONAL EXCELLENCE:

Organizational Development

Bucks County Preservationists, Lofts at Stationview

Penn State Altoona & Steve and Nancy Sheetz, Connecting Campus to Community          

PHYSICAL IMPROVEMENTS & DESIGN AWARDS

          Individual Storefront

          United Neighborhood Centers of NEPA, Jerry and Carol Smurl
          305 Prospect Avenue             

          Public Space Improvement

          Butler Downtown, W. New Castle St. Plaza              

PROMOTIONS & MARKETING AWARDS

          Special or Neighborhood Events

          Venture Lititz, America’s Coolest Small Town Events Calendar

          United Neighborhood Centers of NEPA, Here we come a caroling: Ethnic Carol Sing

          Retail Promotions

          Easton Main Street Initiative, Downtown Easton Gift Card

ASSET ENHANCEMENT AWARD

          Ardmore Initiative, Business Assistance Grant Program

ANCHOR BUILDING AWARD

          Easton Main Street Initiative, Pomeroy Building

SAFE CLEAN GREEN: CLEANLINESS & COMMUNITY GREENING

                Greensboro Borough, Elm Street Clean Safe and Green

OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT BY A PROGRAM MANAGER

          Deborah Adamik, Gettysburg

VOLUNTEER OF THE YEAR

          Len Bodnar, Manheim Development Group

CHAIRMAN’S AWARD FOR YOUTH INVOLVMENT

          Manheim Girl Scout Troup 70239

 

 

 

Main Street Spotlight

Hollidaysburg Main Street program earns national praise


Accreditation excites town
September 14, 2014
By Paige Minemyer (pminemyer@altoonamirror.com), The Altoona Mirror

Those involved with the Hollidaysburg Main Street Program work year-round to ...

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Elm Street Spotlight

This Old House - Berks County Living


The 93-year-old duplex was barely visible from South 7th Avenue in West Reading, hidden behind overgrown arborvitae bushes hovering at the roofline, bamboo choking the side of the property and a ...

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