Planning & Zoning News & Announcements

Governor's Seal

Senate Bill No. 841 Signed into Law

On April 20, Governor Wolf signed Senate Bill 841 that helps local municipalities respond to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Now Accepting Applications for the Ferguson Township Pine Grove Mills Small Area Plan Advisory Committee

We are now accepting volunteers to serve on the Pine Grove Mills Small Area Plan Advisory Committee. The Committee shall advise the... more ››

Zoning Map

Zoning Map Amendment Discussion

The Planning Commission will hold a public meeting on Monday, March 9 at 6:00 PM. One of the topics of discussion will be amending the... more ››

Short-Term Rental

Update to Short-Term Rentals

With the growth of home sharing services, Short Term Rentals have become a divisive topic in the Township. On November 18, 2019, the Board... more ››

Zoning Map

Zoning Map Amendments

Chapter 22, Subdivision and Land Development Ordinance and Chapter 27, Zoning Ordinance were amended back in November after 18 months of... more ››

West Cherry Lane Land Development Plan

West Cherry Lane Land Development Plan

The Ferguson Township Board of Supervisors has approved the Final Land Development Plan submitted by Penn Terra Engineering, Inc., on... more ››

Whitehall Regional Park

Whitehall Road Regional Park Land Development Plan

Whitehall Road Regional Park Development Plan was presented and approved by the Board of Supervisors on December 9, 2019. The approved... more ››

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2020 Work Session for Zoning Map Amendments

The Planning Commission's work program for 2020 was approved at the Board of Supervisors Regular Meeting. Included in this program is to... more ››

Zoning & SALDO Buildings

Zoning Ordinance and Subdivision and Land Development Ordinance Amendment Apdoted

The Board of Supervisors adopted a new Chapter 27, Zoning Ordinance and Chapter 22, Subdivision and Land Development (SALDO) Ordinance at... more ››

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Zoning Ordinance and Subdivision and Land Development Ordinance Amendment Update

At a regular meeting to be held on Monday, November 18, 2019 at 7:00 p.m.

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Pine Grove Mills Small Area Plan Adopted by Resolution

Ferguson Township and Centre Region Planning Agency (CRPA) have been meeting with residents of Pine Grove Mills to develop a small area... more ››

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Pine Grove Mills Small Area Plan

Ferguson Township and the Centre Regional Planning Agency (CRPA) met with residents of Pine Grove Mills to continue work on the small area... more ››

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Zoning Ordinance and Subdivision and Land Development Ordinance Amendment

The Board of Supervisors will hold a public hearing on the proposed Chapter 27, Zoning Ordinance and Chapter 22, Subdivision and Land... more ››

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Meet Jenna Wargo, Director of Planning and Zoning

Jenna Wargo, AICP, joined Ferguson Township as Director of Planning and Zoning on September 16. A University of Georgia graduate with a... more ››

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Pine Grove Mills Small Area Plan

Ferguson Township and the Centre Regional Planning Agency (CRPA) are working with residents of Pine Grove Mills on a small area plan. The... more ››

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Zoning Ordinance and SALDO Adoption

Ferguson Township has undertaken a major update to both the Zoning and Subdivision and Land Development (SALDO) ordinances that will be... more ››