The Penn Township Community Development Department is responsible for monitoring all construction activities and related permits and approvals, as well as all subdivisions and land developments. Before you begin any type of home project, you should contact the department to see if you need any permits or special permissions to do such work. The community development department also handles sewage enforcement and occupancy inspections.
The community development department is responsible for responding to tall grass, junk cars, and any other land use issue. Please call Mike Stack or Bill Roberts to report your issue.
Please contact either Dallas Leonard, Mike Stack, or Bill Roberts to schedule your inspection.
Many of the applications for doing business with the township can be downloaded and filled out before you go to the Municipal Building.
(1) Simply click on the link for the desired application,
(2) complete the form on your computer, or print the form and fill it out by hand.
(3) Follow the instructions for the form and submit.
You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to view these PDF documents. For more help, contact the Community Development Department at 724-744-2171.
|Penn Township Planning and Zoning Procedures
|Township Fee Schedule||Non-Conforming Use or Expansion*|
|Tenant-Lessee Registration *||Special Exception*|
|Erection of Exterior Sign*||Appeal from Decision of Zoning Officer*
|Garage/Shed Building Permit*||Validity Challenge*
|Large Project (Additions/Homes)Building Permit*||*Includes application and notary form|
|Porch/Patio/Deck Building Permit*|
|Residential Occupancy Permit*|
|Swimming Pool Building Permit*|
|* Includes instructions and application form|
|Preliminary & Final Approval of a Land Development Not Involving Subdivision*
|Preliminary Approval of a Subdivision or Land Development*|
|Final Approval of a Subdivision or Land Development*|
|Final Approval of a Subdivision*|
|Preliminary & Final Approval of a Minor Subdivision*|
|*Includes application, procedures and checklist|