Register Now for a Course in Subdivision and Land Development

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The Planning Department is sponsoring a Course in Subdivision and Land Development for planning commissioners, local officials, and others, hosted through PMPEI.

The Delaware County Planning Department is sponsoring a Course in Subdivision and Land Development hosted through the Pennsylvania Municipal Planning Education Institute.

This course deals with the work of planning commissions in the subdivision and land development review process—from pre-application meetings through project completion. Planning commissions have a central role play in the land development process which is an integral part of a community’s comprehensive planning program. Participants will learn new skills for administering the review process, reviewing plans, and calculating impacts of development. 

Additional Topics include:
     · Techniques for incorporating internal and external reviews in plan review
     ·  Information sharing techniques that can improve local and regional planning
     ·  How the Pennsylvania Municipalities Planning Code serves as the state authority on regulating development
     ·  Calculating the impacts of development in a community

The Course was developed as a collaboration between the Pennsylvania Chapter of the American Planning Association and the Pennsylvania State Association of Boroughs, through their training agency, Pennsylvania Municipal Planning Education Institute (PMPEI), to provide a unique educational services.

This course is designed for new and veteran planning commissioners and local elected and appointed officials.

Upon completion of all three sessions, participants will receive a certificate of completion recognizing their participation.


This course will be taught in three Tuesday evening sessions.


October 15, 22, and 29


Delaware County Community College, 901 Media Line Road, Media, Pennsylvania 19063


The Course runs from 6:00pm—9:00pm. Please arrive at 5:30pm on the first night for registration.


$80.00* per person

*Online registration does require a processing fee


Registration for this course is limited to 30 people, so register today!
We encourage you to register online at
You may register by mail by enclosing a payment with the registration form and sending it to the address below.

Delaware County Planning Department
1055 East Baltimore Pike
1st Floor
Media, PA 19063

Continuing Education Credits

This course is approved for continuing education credit for several professional agencies, including the Pennsylvania Continuing Legal Education Board; the State Board of Landscape Architects; the Registration Board for Professional Engineers, Land Surveys, and Geologists; and the Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry, UCC Division. For more information, visit Additional costs may apply.


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