Planning Department

The Planning Department includes administration and enforcement of zoning, building and other codes as well as the maintenance of the city.

Land Development & Construction

Land development and construction in Civic City are regulated by various state, county and local laws (codes). Relative to land use and construction, the Borough Code regulates:

  • Historic preservation
  • Property maintenance
  • Soil movement
  • Stormwater control
  • Tree removals
  • Various aspects of construction operations, including noise, pollution and when work may be performed
  • Zoning