Lehigh County to Hold Blight Remediation Meeting


Meeting Will Feature Effective Techniques for Policymakers and Community Partners to Prevent and Redress Blight


(Allentown, PA)- On April 17th, at 9:30 A.M. Lehigh County’s Congress of Governments and Blight Action Team will hold a Blight Remediation seminar.

The seminar is entitled: Carrots versus Sticks: Positive Approaches that Can Work to Address Blight and Obtain Code Compliance.

The presentation will focus on creative approaches for educating, motivating, and incentivizing people who own properties to do the right thing. In addition, it will detail with strategies for owners of rental properties, individuals on fixed incomes and persons with mental health disabilities.

All those interested in attending should RSVP to Cyndi King, cyndiking@lehighcounty.org or call 610.782.3565 by Friday, April 12.

The meeting will take place in room 43B in the Lehigh County Government Center, 17 S 7th Street, Allentown, PA.


Information provided to TVL by:
Joshua Siegel
Public Information Officer
County of Lehigh, Office of the County Executive
17 S. 7th Street, 4th Floor, Suite 436
Allentown, PA 18101