Author: MVA

MVA & MVAF 2019 Annual Report

DCNR awards $157,250 to continue development on Charleroi Riverfront Park

The Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR) announced a grant award of $157,250 to the Mon Valley Alliance Foundation (MVAF), formerly the Mon Valley Progress Council, to continue development on the Charleroi Riverfront Park project.

Blight removal continues in Charleroi, PA

Charleroi, PA, September 17th, 2019 –The Mon Valley Alliance (MVA), owner of the blighted Coyle building in Charleroi, PA, rejected two offers to purchase the property for lack of funding and no evidence to support the ability to renovate or restore the structure, among other items. “Mobilization has occurred on the demolition contract and the […]

Coyle site to be prepared for new development

Charleroi, PA, July 25th, 2019 –The Mon Valley Alliance (MVA), owner of the blighted Coyle building in Charleroi, PA, has announced plans to demolish the structure and prepare the site for new development, according to Ben Brown, it’s CEO. “A demolition contract has been executed. Environmental remediation will be the first phase, followed by disconnection […]

Commonwealth of Pennsylvania invests $1M in Economic Development in the Mon Valley

Commonwealth of Pennsylvania invests $1M in Economic Development in the Mon Valley Funds to be used to build a 35,000 sf industrial facility in the Alta Vista Business Park, Bentleyville, PA.  Bentleyville, PA, August 2nd, 2019 – Governor Tom Wolf’s office announced today that the Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program awarded $1 million in state funds […]