Heritage Commission of Delaware County

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Preservation Planners work closely with the Heritage Commission to promote historic preservation throughout the County.

The Delaware County Heritage Commission has regular monthly meetings open to the public. They meet the first Tuesday of each month (excluding June, July, and August) in the Planning Department, 2 W. Baltimore Avenue, Suite 202, Media, PA. The Commission is charged with coordinating and promoting the cultural heritage of Delaware County. It is composed of 11 members appointed by County Council who serve on a volunteer basis. Heritage Commission members elect their Chairman and Vice Chairman, and the Planning Department provides professional planning services for the Commission.


The Heritage Commission’s mission is to oversee the rich heritage of Delaware County andto support those organizations withinthe County that are promoting and preserving our cultural legacy. Commission members accomplish this mission through outreach within the historic communities of Delaware County, as well as providing a resource base for these organizations and individuals.

To get in touch with a member of the Heritage Commission, contact the PlanningDepartment at 610-891-5200 or Planning_Department@co.delaware.pa.us.

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  •   201 West Front Street,
         Media, PA 19063
  •   8:30AM - 4:30PM
           Monday - Friday
  •   610-891-4000
  • webmaster@co.delaware.pa.us

About Delaware County

Delaware County, presently consisting of over 184 square miles divided into forty-nine municipalities is the oldest settled section of Pennsylvania.

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