Tuesday, April 16, 2024

PCD Contact

Planning & Community Development

48 West Third Street
Williamsport, PA 17701

330 Pine St
Williamsport, PA 17701

Phone: (570) 320-2130
Fax: (570) 320-2135

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Zoning Hearing Board

Zoning Administration

Please note, we do not accept applications for some municipalities in the county. Please check this map to see if your construction site falls in an area we serve.

The Permit Application must be filled out in its entirety (front and back), signed and dated.  Payment must be included with permit either by cash, check or credit card before it can be processed for review. You can submit permits by mail to Lycoming County Zoning, 48 W. Third St., Williamsport, PA 17701, in person at 330 Pine St., 3rd Floor (Executive Plaza), Williamsport, PA 17701 or email to lycoplan@lyco.org. If emailing your Permit Application, please note in body of email how you plan to pay, we do accept credit cards over the telephone or we can email you directions on how to pay online.       

All applications require a plot plan. Make certain to download this plot plan, fill out, scan and attach to the application.

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County Zoning Maps - Partner Municipalities 

Zoning Hearing Board


To promote the health, safety, and general welfare of the present and future inhabitants of the County by providing for a rational and orderly pattern of land use, preserving and protecting the County’s natural resources, creating an environment that is reasonably safe from floods and other dangers, and stabilizing the property values of land and buildings.


Next Meeting

The next Zoning Hearing Board meeting is scheduled for April 24, 2024.

April Agenda

Meetings are held on the 4th Wednesday of every month, from 6:00pm to 7:00pm, at Third Street Plaza, 33 W. Third Street. 6th Floor Boardroom.  

Meeting Minutes  -  Meetings held within the last six months.

2023     **June  **August  ** September  **October   **December

2024     **January

Recent Zoning Amendments

Occasionally, county staff identifies ordinance amendments that are needed to clarify requirements, address inconsistencies, make the zoning ordinance consistent with the Comprehensive Plan, or address uses which are not yet provided for.  Below is a list of amendments to the Lycoming County Zoning Ordinance which have enacted since 2018.  If you have any questions about the attached amendments please contact Mark Haas at 570-320-2146.

Pending Ordinance Amendments

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