About the Department
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The Planning and Zoning Department is part of the administrative team, as well as an integral part of the total operation of the Township.
Comprehensive Plan Update
Willistown Township is updating our Comprehensive Plan, Guidelines for Growth. Please visit our Comprehensive Plan Update page here for more information.
Three fundamental goals underlie Willistown Township policies in Planning and Zoning and are reflected in the Township Zoning Ordinance (Chapter 139), Subdivision and Land Development Ordinance (Chapter 123), and Environmental Protection Ordinance (Chapter 73).
These goals are derived from and conform to the goals and policies set forth in the Township’s present Comprehensive Plan.
Goal 1 - Protecting Community Values
This goal emphasizes protecting those natural and man-made environmental features which either enhance the rural character, are limited and irreplaceable, or which are ecologically sensitive. Policies address such issues as: