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DISCOVER YOUR BOLD in Carbon County, PA...

Your Guide to Jim Thorpe, Lehighton, Palmerton, Penn-Kidder, Weatherly, Nesquehoning, Lansford, and Summit Hill.

Featured Business of the Month

An independent, family owned and operated community bank, First Northern Bank and Trust Co. is a rock-solid, reliable financial partner, leader and citizen, active in the current affairs of the communities we serve. Thanks to the loyalty of thousands of customers, we continue to grow and prosper through eleven branch locations in four counties: Carbon, Lehigh, Monroe and Northampton. We combine personal, relationship-based service with the latest technologies to make banking quick, easy and convenient. Our local decision makers are both agile and flexible, offering fast approvals and customized financial solutions. FNBT offers a complete line of personal and business financial services including Checking, Savings, Loans, Lines of Credit, Credit Cards, Mortgages, and more. Our suite of Online and Mobile Banking Services includes iPhone and Android Apps, Online Financial Management, Online Bill-Pay, Mobile Deposit, Online Cash Management, Text Alerts, P2P Transfers, E-Statements and more. Connect with us on Facebook or Twitter, or at www.1stnorthernbank.com. For customer service, call (610) 826-2239 or (800) 344-2274. Stop by and see us in Palmerton at Fourth Street and Lafayette Avenue, in Gilbert at Route 209 and Gilbert Road, in Tannersville on Route 611, in Mt. Bethel on Route 611, in Bath at 383 South Walnut Street, in Sciota on Business Route 209, in Blakeslee on Route 940, in Egypt in the Old Post Plaza on Old Post Road (Route 329), in Northampton on Route 329 (Nor-Bath Boulevard), in Wind Gap at 6663 Sullivan Trail, and in Stroudsburg at 101 Park Avenue. Member FDIC. Equal Housing Lender.

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Things to Do, Learn & See in Carbon County

Immerse yourself in the rich history and countless offerings of Jim Thorpe, Lehighton, Lake Harmony, Palmerton and the surrounding areas of Carbon County, Pennsylvania. Enjoy an abundance of natural resources, breathtaking views and varied landscapes of the Pocono Mountains. Here, you'll find excellent opportunities for outdoor and indoor adventure as well as luxurious relaxation. No matter what your age or taste, you'll be sure to FIND YOUR FUN in Carbon County!

To learn more about us, contact the CCEDC at 610-379-5000.

Your Carbon Chamber

The Carbon Chamber & Economic Development Corporation (CCEDC), located in Lehighton, PA is a member-centric organization. No matter what your company size or industry, your Chamber is committed to the success of your business!

Our main focus is to not only offer you one-stop business solutions, personal support and guidance but to also connect you with the people, resources and opportunities to help your business grow and thrive. And, we do all of this in a fun and welcoming environment. Every week, you’ll always find something exciting happening to help you meet your goals.

As your local Chamber, our strength comes from the exceptional leadership of our Board, staff and committee chairs. However, the heart of our community and true strength comes from our volunteers, sponsors and members as well as our partnerships and collaborations with other like-minded organizations, such as: the Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce, the Greater Pocono Chamber of Commerce and the Greater Hazleton Chamber of Commerce.

As a CCEDC member, we encourage you to get involved, share your talents, lend your expertise and let your voice be heard. If this sounds good to you, we invite you to click the JOIN button above or call the CCEDC at 610-379-5000 to meet with our Member Relations Director for more information.

Economic Development

Geographical map of Carbon County PA

Maybe it’s the outstanding quality of life in Carbon County that attracts so many businesses, or the educated workforce, or the opportunities for companies to thrive. If you’re interested in learning more about doing business here, Carbon Chamber and Economic Development Corporation is the best place to start.

Our mission is straightforward: promote economic prosperity, and we do just that by providing...

  • Company relocation and set up
  • Dozens of financing programs and loans to help you retain and expand your business
  • Site location assistance
  • Access to state, county and municipal governments, combined with a wide range of business partners to streamline your relocation or expansion plans
  • Economic research and workforce development

If you want to relocate, start or expand a business in Carbon County, come and talk to us first. Put our unmatched access and expertise to work for you.

CONTACT CARBON ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT: 610-379-5000 | E-mail

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