1140-roundabout.jpg

Acronyms

Our projects have a language all their own. Reference commonly used acronyms in public funding, economic development, and beyond.  

ACE

Alternative and Clean Energy Program

BPA

Building PA

CDBG

Community Development Block Grant

CRIZ

City Revitalization and Improvement Zone

DCNR

Department of Conservation of Natural Resources

EZP

Enterprise Zone Program

GAP

Global Access Program

ISRP

Industrial Sites Reuse Program

KIZ

Keystone Innovation Zone

LERTA

Local Economic Revitalization Tax Assistance

MAP

Municipal Assistance Program

MTF

Multimodal Transportation Fund

OB

Office of the Budget

PIB

Pennsylvania Infrastructure Bank

PMDBA

PA Minority Business Development Authority

PennTAP

PA Technical Assistance Program

RFA

Rail Freight Assistance

WRP

Watershed Restoration Program

ADA

Americans with Disabilities Act

BRE

Business Retention and Expansion

CDFI

Community Development Financial Institution

CWSRF

Clean Water State Revolving Fund

DEP

Department of Environmental Protection

FIF

First Industries Fund

GTRP

Greenways, Trails and Recreation Program

JCTC

Job Creation Tax Credit program

KOZ

Keystone Opportunity Zone

LGI

Local Government Implementation grant

MPO

Metropolitan Planning Organization

NAP

Neighborhood Assistance Program

PASWS

PA Small Water & Sewer program

PIDA

PA Industrial Development Authority

PennCAP

PA Capital Access Program

PennVEST

PA Infrastructure Investment Authority

TIF

Tax Increment Financing

WRPP

Watershed Restoration Protection Program

BIOS

Business in Our Sites

C2P2

Community Conservation Partnerships Program

CFA

Commonwealth Financing Authority

DCED

Department of Community and Economic Development

DGS

Department of General Services

FMP

Flood Mitigation Program

HPB

High Performance Building

KCP

Keystone Communities Program

KSDZ

Keystone Special Development Zone

LSA

Local Share Account

MTC

Manufacturing Tax Credit

NSP

Neighborhood Stabilization Program

PHMC

Pennsylvania Historic Museum Commission

PIPE

Pipeline Investment Program

PennDOT

PA Department of Transportation

RACP

Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program

WDTC

Waterfront Development Tax Credit program