Opera House


Lock Haven, PA

Project Description:

Opera House is a 20 unit senior community located in downtown Lock Haven on the site of the former Opera House of Lock Haven.  The units provide housing to households earning 205, 50% and 60% of the area median income

Project Facts:

Completed in 2010 


S&A Homes

General Contractor:

Poole Anderson Construction


UpStreet Architects

Civil Engineer: 

Penn Terra Engineering


Fast Facts:

  • First floor retail space is provided to the Main Street Program of the City of Lock Haven
  • City of Lock Haven was a financial and supportive partner
  • Current tenants claim of a ghost that sings opera at late hours.  

Area Economic Impact: 

11 construction jobs created 5 permanent jobs created

$16,000 raised annually in local taxes

$110,000 generated annually in local revenue Project leveraged $3,025,621 in private capital

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