The County Planning Department is responsible for a wide array of County functions including subdivision, land development, and sewage module reviews, County planning efforts, transportation, agricultural conservation easements and administering the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program.   The County Planning Department meets with the Planning Commission during monthly public meetings to discuss current activities in the above-mentioned categories.

Planning Commission Staff

Don Schwartz, Director

Rick Suder, Senior Planner
Terry Stacey, CDBG Administrator

Phone: (814) 623-4827

Fax: (814) 623-6455

Get to Know Your Planning Commission:
2021 Officers
Wayne Koontz, Chair
Brandon Chamberlain, Vice-Chair
Haley Feaster, Secretary
Frank (Butch) Otto, Treasurer

 Name  Term Expires:
 Jeff Crist  December 31, 2021
 Haley Feaster  December 31, 2021
 David Stapleton  December 31, 2021
 Lloyd Roach  December 31, 2022
 Wayne Koontz  December 31, 2022
 Susan Ramirez  December 31, 2022
 Brandon Chamberlain  December 31, 2023
 Ernest Fuller  December 31, 2023
 Frank (Butch) Otto  December 31, 2023