Richland Township currently has an opening for a Planning Commission Member. Please submit your resume to: Supervisor Harma at firstname.lastname@example.org no later than July 11, 2022.
The Planning Commission provides community leadership on local planning and development policy. The Planning Commission is an appointed body that advises the legislative body on planning matters. The Planning Commission has the responsibility to prepare a master plan, which influences the regulations and standards in the zoning ordinance and any future changes to it.
The Planning Commission is also the primary body responsible for approval of Site Plans. Commissioners are responsible to ensure that new development fits the community’s vision for a given site, with help from professional staff or consultants. Planning Commissions also have responsibility for Special Use approvals.