Benefits to Our Community

 

We Will:

  • Generate a significant source of tax revenue for Upper Allen Township
  • Create hundreds of jobs. According to an economic impact study conducted by the Cumberland Area Economic Development Corporation, Oakwood Hills is estimated to create approximately 875 full-time employment positions and generate $41,561,852 in labor income 
  • Offer quality, premier housing options to residents of the community
  • Ensure superior construction and aesthetically pleasing design that the township and residents are accustomed to from projects in the immediate area
  • Carefully consider and select the businesses and organizations that lease our property
  • Maintain an uncommonly large percentage of untouched green space in our land development plan
  • Employ the latest techniques in sustainability and pursue grants for initiatives that preserve the ecology of the area
  • Use green space as a laboratory for faculty and students for environmental and sustainability studies
  • Hire local businesses including consulting firms, construction companies, architectural firms, supply companies and law firms
  • Create a beautiful walking/hiking trail for public use
  • Include nearly 1 mile of well-lit sidewalks
  • Employ a water management system that will address pre-existing farmland water run-off issues affecting adjacent neighbors
  • Take advantage of conference center and businesses such as medical facilities as relevant learning environments for area college students
  • Create a park-like setting for all to enjoy