The Borough Planning Commission’s function is to make recommendations to Borough Council concerning the adoption or amendment of the Borough Comprehensive Plan and Official Map. Further, it is the Commission’s responsibility to prepare and present to Borough Council the Zoning Ordinance and make recommendations or proposed amendments thereto. An additional function of the Planning Commission is to prepare, recommend and administer the Borough Subdivision and Land Development Ordinance, and such other ordinances and regulations governing the development of land.
The Commission consists of seven members, two of whom shall be members of Borough Council, with the remaining members being Borough residents. Members serve a four year term and are appointed by Borough Council. The Assistant Borough Manager, Code Enforcement Officer and Borough Consulting Engineer serve as Borough representatives on the Commission.
The Planning Commission meets on the first Monday of the month at 3:30 P.M. at Borough Hall with exception of certain dates that fall on a Borough holiday or the day before the regular Borough Council meeting.
The Planning Commission members are:
Paul W. Brass 12/31/2013
John E. Benz 12/31/2013
Mitchell R. Darcourt 12/31/2012
Walter E. Markey, Jr. 12/31/2015
Ronald C. Stanko 12/31/2013
Robert M. Keith 12/31/2014
Richard Kimball 12/31/2013