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CDBG, HOME, and ESG Programs

CDBG The Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program supports community development activities to build stronger and more resilient...

June 27, 2022

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Request for Public Comments on Section 106

The City of Scranton, acting in its capacity as Responsible Entity, is working with the Region 3 Office of the U.S. Department of Housing...

June 24, 2022

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Microgrants for Small Business Startups

Mayor Paige G. Cognetti announces the new small business Microgrants program in conjuncture with the SBDC at the University of...

February 17, 2022

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Strategic Economic Development Plan Survey

The development process is well underway for the City of Scranton’s Strategic Economic Development Plan which will serve as an actionable...

January 14, 2022

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2022 Program Funding Applications

PUBLIC NOTICE APPLICATION DEADLINE : FRIDAY,  February 4rd 2022 CITY OF SCRANTON PROPOSED THIRD YEAR ACTION PLAN January 1, 2022 –...

January 4, 2022

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Quality of Life Workflow

View the infographic to learn about the Scranton’s Department of Code Enforcement Quality of Life workflow....

September 28, 2021

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Declaration of Emergency – Demolition

The deterioration of the garage at 1709 Wyoming Avenue is blocking a city swale. Mayor Cognetti has issued a declaration of emergency for...

September 27, 2021

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Notice of Proposed Substantial Amendment to the 2021 Action Plan

OECD will be accepting public comments beginning on September 21, 2021, for a period of Thirty (30) days on a Substantial Amendment of the...

September 20, 2021

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2021 Workforce Summit and Career Fair

Skills in Scranton is hosting the 2021 Workforce Summit & Career Fair at the Viewmont Mall on Thursday September 23rd 10:00 a.m. to...

August 5, 2021

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LOCAL SHARE ACCOUNT (LSA) 2021

Announcement for Applications and Timeline Scranton Mayor Paige Cognetti announces that Pennsylvania Gaming Local Share Account (LSA) grant...

July 20, 2021

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