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Planning Commission

The Planning Commission makes recommendations to Borough Council on items related to land development, zoning ordinance changes, and other matters as directed by Council. The purpose of the Planning Commission is to review and make recommendations on subdivision and/or land development applications for proposed projects in the Borough and to conduct any other business as may come before it. 

New appointments and re-appointments usually occur in December or January annually. 

Meeting Schedule

  • Meets: The 2nd Thursday of each month or as needed (based on submitted applications)
  • Time: 7:00 pm
  • Location: Borough Hall or held remotely

All meeting dates, changes and/or cancellations are reflected on the Borough’s website calendar. Meetings are open to the public and interested parties are encouraged to attend. Remote meeting information, including video and audio participation, is advertised on the Borough’s website under News. Those requiring special accommodations for in-person, and/or remote meetings should contact the Borough Administrative Office at 610-828-1092 as soon as possible to make arrangements.


  • Size of Board: 5 Members
  • Term Length: 5 Years 
  • Term Limit: None
Member Term Expires (5-Year Terms)
Elizabeth MacNeal, Chair 12/2027
Daniel McArdle, Vice Chair 12/2024
David Swedkowski 12/2024
Judy Smith-Kressley 12/2026
Vacant 12/2028

Planning Commission Meeting Agendas & Packets