Economic Development Corporation

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An Economic Development Corporation (EDC) is a quasi-governmental non-profit corporation, foundation or association whose mission is to provide economic development to a targeted geographical area. An Economic Development Corporation can promote economic development within the Township by helping Abington:

  • Maintain existing business communities, community assets, occupancy levels and employment;
  • Enhance downtown centers, vacant properties, multi-modal transportation and community facilities;
  • Attract investment, revitalization, new employers, job growth; and
  • Grow the economy, job market, quality of life of residents and community assets


Draft Documentation

Economic Development Corporation DRAFT documentation can be found below. Please click on the item of interest to open a PDF document. PLEASE NOTE: These are working documents, not final, and are subject to change based on Commissioner and public comment. 

Upcoming Meetings

TO BE DETERMINED: Public Hearing of Ordinance No. 2169

Past Meetings

February 22, 2020, Public Information Session #3
January 11, 2020, Public Information Session #2
October 16, 2019, Public Information Session #1