This office is the advisory and research arm of county government. The Planning Commission is charged with the task of promoting orderly growth and development. The agency provides technical advice to municipal officials, promotes inter-governmental cooperation, and formulates as well as implements comprehensive growth plans for Somerset County. The agency administers the county’s interchange area zoning and land subdivision regulations.
Until amendments to the Somerset County Subdivision and Land Development Ordinance can be formulated and adopted, by the County, the following procedures have been implemented, in order to accommodate the recording of Minor Land Development plans at the Recorder of Deeds Office. This policy will apply only to Wind Turbine and Tower Minor Land Development Plans.
All Tower and Turbine Minor Land Development Plans shall contain:
300 N. Center Ave
Somerset, PA 15501
Phone: (814) 445-1544
Fax: (814) 445-1575