Land Use Studies <BACK
WHO DOES THE PLANNING WHERE I LIVE?
Elected officials (supervisors, council or commissioners) approve all ordinances
and resolutions made by boards or commissions in the municipality. Each municipality
in the PA 23 EIS study area also has a planning committee or a planning commission
that handles planning issues. Some municipalities have full- or part-time zoning
and planning staff that deals with planning administration and provides professional
What other municipal boards or commissions may be involved with planning? The
Zoning Hearing Board, Historic Review Board, Recreation Board, or Sewer and Water
Authority all deal with planning issues.