The Chester County Planning Commission collects and shares publications, reports, maps, videos and other newsworthy information that supports the six goals and vision of Landscapes3, the county's comprehensive plan. The stories below are organized by the plan's six goal areas — Preserve, Protect, Appreciate, Live, Prosper, Connect — and the Vision.
2022 Success Stories and Metrics Released
The Chester County Planning Commission released the 2022 Landscapes3 Success Stories and Metrics, highlighting just a snapshot of the many positive initiatives that took place across Chester County this past year! Learn more.
How We Preserve
Conservation Subdivision Design Guide
CCPC released a new Conservation Subdivision Design Guide to help municipalities develop effective ordinances that enable conservation subdivisions. Learn more and check out the guide.
How We Protect
Resources for Woodlands & Tree Protection
CCPC launched a new webpage to assist in the protection of the county's trees and woodlands. Learn more.
How We Appreciate
In honor of the 250th anniversary of the United States in 2026, the county has formed the Chester County America250PA Commission to highlight the important role that Chester County played from before our nation was formed, through to today, and into the future. Learn more.
How We Live
2022 Housing Report Released
As part of the ongoing implementation of Landscapes3, the Chester County Planning Commission collects and reports data on housing prices, housing affordability, and new housing units constructed across the county each year. Learn more.
Understanding Social Equity
CCPC launched a new webpage titled "Understanding Social Equity" that provides information and links for grant applicants and others seeking information about social equity. Learn more.
How We Prosper
Chester County Farm Guide
Chester County Ag Council's latest Chester County Farm Guide highlights over 125 family-owned farms and markets, farm addresses, plus a chart showing what's currently in season. Learn more.
2022 Non-residential Construction Report Released
CCPC's Senior Housing and Economic Planner recently presented the results of the 2022 Non-residential Construction Report. Learn more.
How We Connect
Chester County Launches Walk. Ride. Drive. Safe Campaign
Chester County launched a new Walk. Ride. Drive. Safe campaign offering tips and rules to keep pedestrians and bicyclists safe — and drivers aware. Learn more.
Landscapes3 Vision and Map
New Rural Center Landscapes Design Guide Released
CCPC recently released a new Rural Center Landscapes Design Guide. Learn more.