The Planning Commission is responsible for making recommendations to Borough Council regarding the adoption of the official map, the adoption and amendment to a municipal zoning ordinance, and all proposed subdivision, land development, and storm water management plans. The Planning Commission is responsible for reviewing and evaluating land development and subdivision applications and providing guidance and issuing recommendations to the Borough Council. Critical in its evaluation role, the Planning Commission’s task is to ensure that all development occurring within the Borough adheres to the community's zoning and land development ordinances and meets the Borough’s Comprehensive Plan.
The Planning Commission’s five members are appointed by Borough Council and each serve five-year terms. Current members include the following: