For over forty (40) years, NEPA has served as the regional development district for the programs and services of the Appalachian Regional Commission and the Economic Development Administration.

These federal agencies have provided significant grant assistance in Northeastern Pennsylvania for a myriad of projects that have led to job creation, private investment; community improvements and an enhanced quality of life in the region.

NEPA also provides consulting services for New Markets Tax Credit (NMTC) and Pennsylvania Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program (RACP).