Services, Courses, and Workshops

Land Use and Local Decision Making

One of the land use planning tools available to municipalities in PA is the Subdivision and Land Development Ordinance. Planning Commissions can have various roles in creating and implementing this regulatory document.

Building Strong Communities

A basic understanding of Pennsylvania’s system of local governments is the first step towards greater involvement, as a citizen or an elected official.  This video provides an overview of local government functions and the roles that we can play within our communities.