Franklin County Government Administration Building
Franklin County Government
The Franklin County Planning Department provides staff support primarily to the Agricultural Land Preservation Board and the Planning Commission. Staff support is also provided to the County Board of Commissioners as requested.
" The guiding principles of the Franklin County Planning Commission include:
" Promote economic development to revitalize communities,
" Sustain open space and the aesthetic and historic characteristics of the County,
" Protect farms, forests, and streams, and;
" Safeguard our recreational and valuable natural resources.
" The Planning Commission intends to maintain these principles by:
" Providing guidance and sound community planning advice to local governments,
" Emphasizing regional cooperation in planning efforts, and;
" Fostering growth and development that will complement existing infrastructure.
The Planning Commission intends to carry out this mission efficiently and in an environmentally responsible manner with respect for the role of local government in protecting the public interest.
272 North Second Street
Chambersburg, PA 17201
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM
Intake Procedure: To contact the Planning office, please call (717) 261-3855 or email:
Fee Amounts: Services are provided at no cost.
Facility/ADA access: ADA Accessible
Languages Spoken: English
Service Contact: (717) 261-3855;
Capacity Limitations: N/A
Insurance Accepted: N/A
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Franklin County Government Administration Building
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