Planning Commission

The Planning Commission meets on the second Tuesday of the month beginning at 7:00 pm in the Community Room of the Palmer Library.


The Commission members are appointed by the Board of Supervisors and include the following along with the date their term expires:


Mr. Robert Blanchfied, Chairman - 12/31/21

Mr. Robert Lammi, Vice Chairman - 12/31/22

Mr. Richard Wilkins, 12/31/20

Mr. Jeff Kicska - 12/31/20

Mr. Robert Walker - 12/31/19

Ms. Karin Vangeli - 12/31/21

Michael Brett - 12/31/22


The activities of the Planning Commission is governed by the Municipal Planning Code of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. It acts in an advisory role to the Board of Supervisors on any land use items and issues. It develops a Comprehensive Plan for the township and presents it to the Board for adoption. It discusses changes to the Subdivision and Land Development Ordinance and the Zoning Ordinance and makes recommendations to the Board relating to any changes. It reviews plans of developers request for land use. All of these functions are very important to the proper growth and land use within our township.


All meetings of the Commission are open to the public with an agenda and minutes published.

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