The Chester County Commissioners recognized the efforts of local leaders, board members and staff of the Chester County Planning Commission at a recent Sunshine public meeting, noting national and regional accolades for Landscapes3, Chester County’s newly adopted long-range comprehensive plan.
The awards include:
- Achievement Award in the Planning category from the National Association of Counties (NACo);
- Award of Excellence in the Comprehensive Plan – Large Jurisdiction category from the County Planning Division of the American Planning Association (APA) and the National Association of County Planners; and
- Planning Leadership Award from the Greater Valley Forge Transportation Management Association (GVFTMA).
Read the Commissioners’ comments about the awards.
Also, Chester County earned an award for its efforts to improve air quality and protect public health. GVFTMA nominated Chester County for the Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission’s Air Quality Partnership Excellence award. Learn more about this award.