The Delaware County Council created the Delaware County Interactive Gaming Revenue Authority (DCIGRA) under the provisions of the Pennsylvania Municipality Authorities Act, 53 C.S.A. Section 5601 et seq, by the Adoption of Ordinance #2020-7, and Articles of Incorporation were filed with the Commonwealth of PA on September 25, 2020. The first Meeting of the Authority Board was held on November 16th, 2020. The Board meets monthly.
The purpose of the Authority is to receive Local Share funds pursuant to 4 Pa C.S.A. Section 13B53, and to utilize the funds to provide grants to be used for economic development, municipal police and emergency services, and other purposes in the public interest.
“The mission of the DCIGRA is to improve the quality of life in Delaware County. We seek to accomplish our mission by investing in economic and community development, emergency services, and non-profit organizations, with an emphasis on under-resourced communities. DCIGRA is committed to the values of diversity, equity, inclusion, and creating a sense of belonging in all aspects of our operations. They are central to our mission in serving an increasingly diverse county that includes underrepresented groups. We recognize that varied perspectives, experiences, and backgrounds create a vibrant, innovative, and growing community.”