Planning excellence for Chester County.


The Course in Community Planning
$160 ($115 is for PMPEI Costs and $45 for Programming)
October 12, 19, 26, 2023
6:30-9:30 PM Arrive at 6:00 for the first session
West Chester University Graduate Center, Room 306
1160 McDermott Drive, West Chester, PA

This course teaches planning commissioners, local officials, and others how to carry out their responsibilities under the PA Municipalities Planning Code. Participants learn where planning fits in the framework of local government, how planning commissioners relate to the governing body, zoning hearing board, and zoning officer. Topics include basic knowledge of the Municipalities Planning Code, comprehensive planning, plan implementation including zoning, subdivision and land development regulations, the Official Map, and how effective planning commissions work together. Multi-municipal planning and implementing planning agreements is emphasized. The course is designed for new and experienced planners and officials.


Chester County 2020
PO Box 989
Malvern, PA 19355