January 2023

VPPAg Production in Local Communities

January 26, 2022

Public interest in local food has increased significantly over recent years and because of this, many municipalities are receiving more requests for ag businesses or at-home food production. Check out this month's featured eTools to learn about backyard chicken keeping, Controlled-Environment Agriculture, and the Ag Council's latest info sheets. Learn more.

VPP2023 Vision Partnership Program Round One

January 25, 2022

We are excited to announce that the first round of the 2023 Vision Partnership Program (VPP), Chester County's municipal planning grant program, opens on 2/1! Learn more about the program.

Sally WarrenMeet Sally Warren

January 25, 2022

With a few decades of volunteer experience on the municipal level, we are excited to welcome CCPC's newest member to the Admin Team, Sally Warren! Sally has been able to hit the ground running as she understands some of what CCPC does. Learn more about Sally.

Missing MiddleNew Guide Supports "Missing Middle Housing" in Chester County

January 25, 2022

CCPC released a new guide to help municipalities implement "Missing Middle Housing" throughout Chester County's communities. The guide features information about missing middle such as challenges and opportunities, recent data and examples, and tips for getting started. See the guide.

CoatesvilleRevitalization in Coatesville

January 25, 2022

It's an invigorating time for the City of Coatesville as nearly $200 million in projects are either underway or planned through various public and private investments! Check out some of the projects.

Farm ShowChester County Farmers and Producers Earn Accolades at the Pennsylvania Farm Show

January 18, 2022

Chester County farmers and producers received high marks from Pennsylvania Farm Show judges in Harrisburg last week, resulting in an impressive array of medals and ribbons in the show's 107th year of operation. Learn more.

Landscapes3Recapping 2022 and Setting Goals for 2023

January 5, 2022

It was yet another challenging pandemic year, but the Chester County Planning Commission continued to move forward successfully implementing Landscapes3 and planning for Chester County's future. Check out achievements from 2022 and see what's happening in 2023.