Open for Business

The City of Lock Haven not only offers a safe, charasmatic place to locate your business, but also provides incentives and programs to help start a business or to help it grow!

The Commercial Loan Program can be used by new or existing businesses in the city. It offers low-interest loans so that business owners can focus more on their business and less on paying it off.

In addition to programs, Lock Haven offers tax incentives throughout the city. Areas like Qualified Opportunity Zones, specific zoning districts, and the Historic District delineate areas where investments are encouraged in unique ways.

Discover where you can invest in Lock Haven below, and click the blue “i” to learn more about each slide!

Choosing the right place for your business may be one of the most important decisions you can make and the City’s Department of Planning and Development can assist you in making the right choice. Pennsylvania’s DCED also offers a checklist for business location analysis to help you make the right decision the first time.

The City of Lock Haven was named one of the top ten places for small business in the Northeast!