Chester Recompete Program (SDG)

*2023 Strategy Development Grant Recipient

Application Title: Chester Recompete Program (SDG)

Lead Applicant: City of Chester

State(s) Served: Pennsylvania

Applicant-Defined Region: City of Chester, Pennsylvania

Contact: Aysia Pierce (

Chester Recompete Program, led by the city of Chester, Pennsylvania, will use the planning grant during a critical moment of the city’s transition through bankruptcy and position the local economy for new growth. Planned activities will support a Recompete Plan Coordinator in conducting a work assessment study, a capacity study, and in revising local policies to improve business conditions.

Strategy Development Grant Narrative (PDF)

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