Planning Commission

The Planning Commission provides strategic, coordinated, and objective guidance for growth, planning, and development activities of Lancaster Township. In doing so, it is the goal of the Commission to ensure that Lancaster Township’s future is characterized by a healthy environment, economy, and society achieved through proactive planning, citizen representation, and effective communication.

Planning Commission members are appointed to four-year terms.

TitleNameTerm Ending
ChairMelissa A. Kelly12/31/2017
Vice ChairGlenn Ebersole12/31/2017
SecretaryAngela A. Sowers12/31/2018
MemberRichard Hendricks12/31/2020
MemberGary L. Jones12/31/2018
MemberGordon B. Reed12/31/2020
MemberThomas Waters12/31/2019

The Commission typically meets on the third (3rd) Tuesday of each month at the township office located at 1240 Maple Avenue. Meetings begin promptly at 7:00pm. Click here for a PDF of meeting dates, OR click here for the township events calendar(Meeting dates are subject to change/cancellation.)

For more information, contact (717) 291-1213 or email: Tom Daniels tdaniels@twp.lancaster.pa.us or Gretchen Smith gretchen@twp.lancaster.pa.us.