The Armstrong County Department of Economic Development provides staff to the Armstrong County Industrial Development Council (IDC), a 501(c)(3) non-profit economic development corporation. By providing tools such as financing, site selection, workforce development assistance and more, the IDC's goals are to improve Armstrong County’s business environment through retention and expansion of existing businesses and attraction of new investment. Click here for more Information.
The Armstrong Conservation District works to restore degraded watersheds, promote sustainable farms, healthy forests, and growing vibrant and sustainable communities. The District will work with many private and public partners for the betterment of our natural resources and the citizens of Armstrong County. The District provides technical, administrative, and financial support through many programs such as the dirt, gravel, low volume roads program; the agricultural lands preservation program; the erosion and sediment pollution control program; the watershed protection and restoration program; and many other outreach efforts of the District
The Armstrong County Jail, which opened in August of 2003, has a capacity of 158 inmates. The facility grants a safe environment to the Armstrong County community by providing the care and control of the jail's residents.
For over 50 years, the Belmont Complex has been a recreational facility that draws over 40,000 residents and visitors alike to the arena, pool and banquet facilities yearly.
PennDOT to Host Job Fair for Seasonal Positions. Click picture for more information.
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Are you suffering from anxiety or difficult emotions due to COVID-19? We can help! Click picture for more information.
Click here to find a detailed flyer on contractor opportunities.
The Southwestern Pennsylvania Commission (SPC) is seeking input on corridor plan for Route 28.
Kittanning Borough Buildings Slated for Facade Improvements.
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The demolition of a vacant and deteriorated building in Rural Valley Borough
marks the latest collaborative move by the county, the borough and the state
to address blighted properties in Armstrong County. Click picture for more
Winter sports and recreation are back on track in Armstrong County, after a
cooling problem at the Belmont Complex threatened to sink the season
before it ever started. Click here for more information.
For details about home repair assistance and a link to our
intake application, click on the image above.
Armstrong County Veterans Treatment Court.
Demolition of the blighted Leechburg property at 125-127 Siberian Avenue
got underway on Monday, Jan. 7 as part of an agreement between Leechburg
Borough and the County of Armstrong’s blight remediation efforts.
Leave No Veteran Behind! Become a Veteran Court Mentor.
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Have you ever been discriminated against when looking to rent or purchase housing?
As a recipient of federal funds from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban
Development (HUD), Armstrong County is responsible to further fair housing.
Leechburg Blighted Property Demolished
Armstrong County’s blight remediation efforts have targeted two vacant
properties along Siberian Avenue in Leechburg Borough.
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ARMSTRONG COUNTY PARTICIPATES IN RURAL BLIGHT PANEL.
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Kittanning From Above
Aerial View of Kittanning.
Allegheny River in Ford City
Aerial view of the Allegheny River in Ford City.
Allegheny River in Winter
Snow along the Allegheny River in Kittanning.
Kittanning Butter Milk Waterfall
Come visit Armstrong County to see the Kittanning Butter Milk waterfall.
County government is key to the success and economic development of Armstrong County.
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The various departments and agencies within Armstrong County are committed to serving our community members in a fiscally responsible way. Explore our website to learn more about the Armstrong County government and its services.