Planning Department

May 2021 - COVID-19 Update

Effective Monday, May 10, 2021, the public will once again be able to enter all county buildings without first needing to make an appointment.  All Cumberland County government facilities will continue to adhere to PA Department of Health and CDC guidelines. This includes social distancing, wearing a mask, and utilizing the hand sanitizing stations located within the county facilities. All areas will be sanitized, as our facilities management team has done since the pandemic began.

Who We Are

The Cumberland County Planning Department helps build strong urban, suburban, and rural communities by promoting responsible economic development, providing transportation choices, encouraging housing diversity, and conserving natural resources in partnership with our 33 municipal governments.

What We Do

The Cumberland County Planning Department executes a number of core activities in pursuit of its mission:

Latest News and Happenings

Looking for the Zoning District of a specific address in Cumberland County?  Click on the above link and type in the address.

Want to know which transportation projects are happening in the area in the next several years? Review the Harrisburg Area Transportation Study’s Transportation Improvement Plan and provide feedback on the projects and transportation needs important to you.

Draft 2019 Flood Insurance Rate Maps (DFIRMs)

Know what development is going on in your area using the Cumberland County Subdivision and Land Development Viewer.


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