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Community & Chamber News

Discover what's happening with local businesses, your Chamber and in our Carbon County towns!

Traveling from Lehighton to Jim Thorpe or Vice Versa Monday thru Friday from 8am-3:30pm?

Let us help you navigate this temporary detour with this handy, recently revised Rt. 209 Detour Map Download.  Just click on the map to enlarge and download.



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Things to Learn, Do & See

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!

We invite you to explore the pages of this website for visitor resources and area information, visit our FIND YOUR FUN page for important links and highlights to everything that we have for you to learn, do and see. You can also build your trip itinerary online with our Carbon County TripBuilder or download a FREE copy of our "Find Your Fun in Carbon County" Visitors Guide.

To learn more about us, contact the Carbon Chamber 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 need, we are here to offer you one-stop solutions and personal support and guidance to help you make your business successful.

From start-ups to multi-million dollar businesses in a variety of industries, our main focus and commitment are to connect you with people, resources and opportunities to help you grow your business sand thrive. And, the best part is that we do all of this in a fun and welcoming environment. There is always something exciting happening every week to help you meet your goals.

As your local Chamber, we are STRONG thanks to our exceptional leadership: board of directors, CCEDC staff and volunteer committee chairs. However, the true strength of the CCEDC comes from our volunteers, sponsors and members. To expand the reach and opportunities for our members and to our organization's STRENGTH, we continuously partner and collaborate with 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.

We encourage our CCCEDC members to get involved, share their talents, lend their expertise and let their voices be heard. If this sounds good to you, we invite you to click on the JOIN button above or call the CCEDC at 610-379-5000 to meet with our Member Relations Director for more information.

Featured Business of the Month

Adams Outdoor Advertising Eastern PA

Adams Outdoor Advertising Eastern PA is the largest local out-of-home advertising organization based in Eastern PA and parts of New Jersey. Adams Outdoor Eastern PA offers 1,400 static billboard and 73 digital billboard locations throughout Eastern PA, and now Smart Billboard out-of-home and mobile advertising technology.

Adams Outdoor Eastern PA recently announced the availability of Smart Billboard technology services. Media buyers and advertisers now have the ability to make stronger advertising decisions based on the strength of audience reach of billboard advertising and online advertising combined.

Tony Cioffi, General Sales Manager at Adams Outdoor Eastern PA shares that billboards do an excellent job of delivering compelling and meaningful messages to the world. Today, information, like behavioral purchase propensity allows Adams Outdoor to become smarter marketers and amplify the power of billboard advertising. With our investment in Smart Billboards, Adams Outdoor Eastern PA is the first local media company to bring the on-road consumer conversion to online.

Timothy Rowe, Eastern PA Online Specialist adds that it is truly a consultative solution to a complex challenge. First, an advertiser works with one of our local account executives to identify the right target audience. Next, we determine an outdoor strategy to reach that specified target audience. By activating the Smart Billboard technology, we create a continuation of the advertisers message that will continue to reach the advertisers specified target audience driving past their outdoor campaign well after they’ve reached their destination via their mobile phone or tablet.

Smart Billboard is a media technology service provided by Adams Outdoor Advertising Eastern PA, who is committed to offering the latest in media delivery products. Smart Billboard technologyis available for immediate media strategy application.  For more information visit or contact the Adams Outdoor Eastern Pa corporate office by calling 610-266-9461. 

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. We accomplish that by relocating companies and helping them set up shop. We work to retain and expand businesses with a direct pipeline to dozens of financing programs and loans. If you need real estate, we offer site location assistance. Our access to state, county and municipal governments, combined with a wide range of business partners streamlines your relocation or expansion plans. Other services include 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.


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