Hill-Evans announces $180,000 grant to the city of York

HARRISBURG, Dec. 7 – State Rep. Carol Hill-Evans, D-York, today announced the city of York will receive $180,000 through the Department of Community and Economic Development.

Hill-Evans said the funds will be provided through the department’s Early Intervention Program and will be used for professional services in order to complete a citywide capital needs assessment.

“Congratulations to the city of York for securing the funds for this state grant,” Hill-Evans said. “The work done through the capital needs assessment will help to enhance efforts to revitalize and grow our community.” 

The Early Intervention Program helps communities develop comprehensive financial plans and establish short- and long-term financial objectives.

“We want to thank Governor Tom Wolf and the Department of Community and Economic Development for their continued support of our initiatives,” said York Mayor Michael Helfrich. “These funds will be used to develop strategies for a better financial future for the city of York.”