Links to Resources
Lehigh Valley Contractors Association provides these links as suggestions of other helpful resources on the web. Lehigh Valley Contractors Association is not responsible for your experience on any third - party site.
Local Business Groups and Associations
- Easton Area Industrial Land Development Company
- Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce
- Lehigh Valley Economic Development Corp.
- Lehigh Valley Industrial Park, Inc.
- Lehigh Valley Planning Commission
- Nazareth Area Chamber of Commerce
- Two Rivers Area Chamber of Commerce
Local Government Agencies
- City of Allentown – Economic Development
- City of Bethlehem – Permits & Applications
- City of Easton
- Lehigh County
- Lehigh County Community & Economic Development
- Northampton County
- Northampton County Dept. of Community & Economic Development
State Government Agencies
- Pennsylvania Bulletin Online – Provides weekly information on state contracts and contract awards, which can be accessed by date or category; provides access to entire state contracts database; retention of engi! neering firm data; includes other bid and RFP opportunities.
- Pennsylvania Code Training Consortium – Contains database of building code training programs, searchable by region, intended audience and dates.
- Pennsylvania Site Finder – Search database of available sites by transaction type, county, price, property size or building space. Lists sold/leased sites. Property owners can list properties online
- Pennsylvania Turnpike – Construction bidding section provides bidding notices; project planholder lists; unofficial bid results; bid tabulations; descriptions of projects; contact information; bidding FAQs. Contains information on construction projects under way, monthly construction schedule and 10-year capital plan. Purchasing Department provides maintenance RFPs, vendor guide and online bidder application. Lists engineering and other RFPs.
- Team Pennsylvania Business Resource Network – Contains county and regional economic profiles and regional economic indicators; demographic, labor force, wage and business sector data; local industry trend reports; Business Directory searchable by industry, product or business name; state industrial data, including top employers and industry overviews; statewide, regional and county infrastructure data; and database of available sites and buildings.
- Workforce and Economic Development Network of Pennsylvania –Online alliance of Pennsylvania's state universities, community and technical colleges. Lists certificate and degree programs, with links to colleges and program details. Includes course catalog. Can enroll online for selected courses. Online training offers courses for electricians, forklift operators and in occupational safety, other subjects.
Federal Government Agencies
- CDC National Institute for Occupational Health & Safety
- US Department of Labor
- US Equal Opportunity & Employment Commission
- Ocupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA)
- OSHA Safety & Health Regulations for Construction - Complete 1926 and 1910 standards
- US Department of Transportation