The Philadelphia Redevelopment Authority (PRA) is the City’s implementation arm for community development, and partner agency with the Department of Planning & Development. Established in 1945, PRA has a rich history and involvement with many of the city’s major redevelopment projects. Today, PRA focuses on investing in equitable communities and building public-private partnerships to promote social impact.

Latest News & Events

Centennial Village Transforms West Parkside
The grand opening of Centennial Village that took place on August 23 on the 1700 block of N. 52nd Street will provide 51 units of affordable housing and 7,227 square feet of commercial space.

Lower Eastwick Public Land Strategy
PRA seeks community feedback:
Public Comments – deadline October 31, 2018

PIDC’s new Impact Development Fund in partnership with PRA, provides new capital for neighborhood-based development, driving revitalization in communities that can often be overlooked by traditional lenders and often need that investment most.