What makes a complete community?

A focus on economic development, economic independence, well-being, and education provides a holistic approach to community development and allows a place to transform by strengthening the components on which it is built.

  • 5 minutes to downtown Pittsburgh
  • 15 minutes to Pittsburgh International Airport
  • 5 miles to Interstate 79
  • 3 miles to Interstate 376 (Parkway West)
  • 17,000 cars drive down Chartiers Avenue each day
  • 1 mile of waterfront property
  • 473,421 households within a 30 minute drive time
  • McKees Rocks area boasts current corporate investors such as: UPMC, Duquesne Light, First Niagara, Dollar Bank, PNC Bank, PITT OHIO, TriState Capital
  • Population of 1,067,548 within a 30 minute drive time
  • Rail access, Southwestern Pennsylvania’s only intermodal facility opening in 2016
  • Ohio River biking trail
  • $40M reconstruction of West Carson Street underway
  • Developing Arts & Entertainment District
  • Beneficial local businesses: CSX, Ohio Valley Hospital, Butler Gas, McKees Rocks Industrial Enterprises, and Lane Steel
  • Area served by 4 bus lines
  • Located in Ohio River Town Enterprise Zone & includes 25% of project costs up to $500,000 state tax  credits
  • $6M Streetscape revitalization of lower Chartiers Avenue Business District underway
  • 10-year real estate tax abatement from all three tax bodies on all new construction… direct savings equivalent to approximately 5.5 years of real estate taxes over a 10-year period
  • No local payroll expense tax levied on employers. Translates into an additional savings of .55% gross payroll
  • Qualifies for New Markets Tax Credit Program