Serving Six West Central PA Counties Cambria County Somerset County Blair County Huntingdon County Bedford County Fulton County

SAP&DC Operations Update:

In compliance with Governor Wolf's statewide shutdown, our office will be closed until the ban is lifted. Our staff will be working from home and available by our work phone numbers and email addresses.

For general inquires e-mail can be sent to and calls can be directed to 814-949-6500.

Please know that SAP&DC plans to continue to assist all of our contingencies through this crisis, we may not have the same work routine but know that we are committed to provide continuous quality services.


SAP&DC is committed to helping small- and medium-sized businesses in the Alleghenies by providing technical and financial assistance. Receive free business counseling to identify new opportunities for business growth, such as international and government markets, and much more.

Local Government & Non-Profits

SAP&DC works to increase local government capabilities by identifying their needs. SAP&DC provides the services governments need to improve their ability to serve the community. Services include: economic and community development, and information technology.

Southern Alleghenies
Workforce Investment

The leader in workforce development activities
in the Alleghenies.

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The Procurement Technical Assistance Center

PTAC helps regional
businesses create
and retain jobs.

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Partnership for Regional Economic Performance

We help entrepreneurs, new and existing businesses succeed.

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The Southern Alleghenies Planning & Development Commission (SAP&DC) fully with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Civil Rights Restoration Act of 1987, Executive Order 12898 on Environmental Justice, and related nondiscrimination statutes and regulations in all programs and activities. All Title VI complaints must be submitted in writing using the Title VI Complaint Form in accordance with the SAP&DC Title VI Complaint Procedures.