The Library

A collection of handbooks, guidelines, reports, publications and other documents relating to local government and community services and programs.

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Act 47: Municipalities Financial Recovery Act
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Address Search Application Instructions Pdf
  1 files      113395 downloads
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Administering Police Services in Small Communities
  1 files      2010 downloads
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Auditor’s Guide
  1 files      3123 downloads
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Borough Council Handbook
  1 files      3203 downloads
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Borough Mayor’s Manual
  1 files      2971 downloads
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Boundary Change Procedures
  1 files      1552 downloads
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Citizen’s Guide to Pennsylvania Local Government Pdf
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City Government in Pennsylvania
  1 files      1440 downloads
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Civil Service Guide for PA Municipalities 2017
  1 files      2520 downloads
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Council of Governments Director’s Handbook 2016
  1 files      1347 downloads
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DCED Chart of Accounts for Municipalities
  1 files      2811 downloads
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Debt Management Handbook
  1 files      1787 downloads
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Elective Office in Local Government
  1 files      2273 downloads
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Financial Monitoring Workbook 2011 Pdf
  1 files      1429 downloads
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Fiscal Management Handbook
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GCLGS Booklet 2018
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Home Rule Governance in Pennsylvania
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Intergovernmental Cooperation Handbook
  1 files      1285 downloads
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Local Government Fact Sheet
  1 files      2293 downloads
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Local Government Regulation of Wireless Telecommunications Facilities
  1 files      1060 downloads
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Manual for County Chief Clerks and Administrators
  1 files      1096 downloads
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Manual for County Commissioners
  1 files      1276 downloads
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Manual for Local Taxpayers Bill of Rights and Real Property Taxpayer Programs (Act 50 of 1998)
  1 files      1136 downloads
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Manual for Municipal Secretaries
  1 files      2337 downloads
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Municipal Authorities in Pennsylvania
  1 files      3172 downloads
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Municipal Pension Handbook
  1 files      1494 downloads
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Open Meetings: The Sunshine Act
  1 files      2487 downloads
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PA Books Fax Order Form
  1 files      32389 downloads
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Pennsylvania Municipalities Planning Code (Act 247 of 1968)
  1 files      5118 downloads
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Planning Series 01: Local Land Use Controls in Pennsylvania
  1 files      1889 downloads
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Planning Series 02: The Planning Commission in Pennsylvania
  1 files      2178 downloads
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Planning Series 03: The Comprehensive Plan in Pennsylvania
  1 files      2188 downloads
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Planning Series 04: Zoning
  1 files      2381 downloads
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Planning Series 05: Technical Information on Floodplain Management
  1 files      1421 downloads
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Planning Series 06: The Zoning Hearing Board
  1 files      2656 downloads
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Planning Series 07: Special Exceptions, Conditional Uses and Variances
  1 files      2975 downloads
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Planning Series 08: Subdivision and Land Development in Pennsylvania
  1 files      2027 downloads
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Planning Series 09: The Zoning Officer
  1 files      1752 downloads
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Planning Series 10: Reducing Land Use Barriers to Affordable Housing
  1 files      1309 downloads
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Planning Specifically for Agriculture
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Public Works Manual
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Purchasing Handbook
  1 files      2642 downloads
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Referendum Handbook
  1 files      2714 downloads
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Regional Offices Factsheet
  1 files      1209 downloads
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Regional Police Services in Pennsylvania
  1 files      2155 downloads
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Solicitor’s Handbook
  1 files      1985 downloads
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Tax Collectors Manual
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Taxation Manual
  1 files      7756 downloads
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Township Commissioners Handbook
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Township Supervisors Handbook
  1 files      4060 downloads
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Wireless Telecommunications 2016
  1 files      1451 downloads
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