Utilize our in-depth guides on a range of topics to assist your municipality with effective planning and design strategies.

Design GuidesDesign Guide Series

These guides provide example policies, best design practices, and example regulatory strategies to guide municipal action and facilitate high quality development. View Documents

A+ HomesA+ Homes Series

This series of guides provides an overview of planning approaches and strategies municipalities should consider when addressing housing costs, missing middle housing, and housing needs of seniors. View Documents

coverCommercial Landscapes Series

This planning series highlights the importance of repurposing significant commercial areas in Chester County and realistic strategies, recommendations and best practices. View Documents

coverMulti-Modal Circulation Handbook

A consolidated reference guide on how to incorporate all transportation modes into contemporary land development site design. View Publication

cover50 Ways Your Community Can Protect Our Planet

In honor of recognizing Earth Day for the past 50 years, this booklet features 50 ways your community can help protect earth's resources and ensure a resilient environment that supports healthy living year-round. View Brochure