Lancaster County Planning Commission

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United Way of Lancaster County United Way of Lancaster County
General Information
Description of ProgramPrincipal responsibilities are to work with elected and appointed officials and the general public to create and implement the county's comprehensive plan. LCPC reviews all proposals and amendments related to land use (zoning ordinance, zoning map, subdivisions, land developments, comprehensive plans) as required by the Pennsylvania Municipalities Planning Code and also sewage facilities plans as required by Act 537. Specifically, the Planning Commission reviews and makes recommendations concerning:
- The proposed adoption, repeal, or amendment of any municipal comprehensive plan, zoning ordinance, subdivision and land development ordinance, official map, or other regulation affecting land use
- The location, opening, vacation, or modification of any street, public property, or watercourse
- The location, erection, demolition, removal, or sale of public structures
- The construction, extension, or abandonment of water or sewer lines or sewage treatment facilities
- Challenges to the validity of land use regulations
- The location, demolition, removal, sale, or lease of school district structures on land.
- The proposed subdivision of land or development on land in municipalities with separate ordinances and planned residential developments
Geographic AreaLancaster
Hours of OperationMonday through Friday, 8:30am to 5:00pm
Contact Information
Contact's Phone717-299-8333
Physical Site Address 1150 North Queen Street
Physical Site Address 2Suite 320
Physical Site City, State, ZipLancaster, PA 17603
Main Phone717-299-8333
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
County of Lancaster
This Program: Lancaster County Planning Commission
Affiliated Services: Lancaster County Planning Commission