Calendar module icon


October 10, 2019
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Time Details:
This is a three-session course, which will take place from 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM on October 10, 17, 24. Please arrive by 6:00 PM at the first session.
Towamencin Township Building (Meeting Hall)
1090 Troxel Road,
Lansdale, PA 19446
Rita McKelvey 610-278-3753
$110* per person
2019 The Course Zoning Admin 850x562
Facebook Twitter Email

The Course in Zoning Administration (October 10, 17, 24)

Thursday, October 10, 2019

This three-session course focuses on the basic principles, procedures, and information needed to effectively carry out the administration of municipal zoning. It covers the technical aspects of zoning and how to build effective relationships with the public. Hands-on experiences and practice exercises are built into each session. Participants learn how to conduct effective and fair zoning hearings in a mock zoning hearing session. Course topics include zoning principles, key zoning terms, the zoning administration team, zoning officer duties, enforcement notices, and zoning hearing procedures, variances, special exceptions/conditional uses, and nonconformities. The course is limited to 25 participants and preregistration is required. The registration fee is $110. *Municipal officials and staff members from municipalities with a current planning assistance contract with MCPC are eligible for a discounted rate of $90.