The Redevelopment Authority derives its powers and duties from the Pennsylvania State Urban Redevelopment Law. It executes urban renewal projects, manages the City Transportation Center, and administers the City's Blighted Property Program. In conjunction with this, the Authority administers the Vacant Land Management and Housing Programs for the City.
Five (5) member Board, appointed by the Mayor, for a term of five (5) years. *Residency requirement.
Per Urban Redevelopment Law 1945, May 24, P.L. 991, 35 P.S. 1701 et. seq. (1705)
- Community Development Department
- Lee Slusser, Director
- Nick Ardizzone, Property & Program Manager
- Solicitor: Elizabeth Benjamin, Esq.
3rd Friday of every month, 8:30 AM, Altoona City Hall, 1301 Twelfth Street, 4th Floor Conference Room
Altoona PA 16601.