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
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Administering Police Services in Small Communities
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Auditor’s Guide
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Borough Council Handbook
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Borough Mayor’s Manual
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Boundary Change Procedures
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Citizen’s Guide to Pennsylvania Local Government Pdf
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City Government in Pennsylvania
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Civil Service Guide for PA Municipalities 2017
  1 files      2937 downloads
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Council of Governments Director’s Handbook 2016
  1 files      1525 downloads
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DCED Chart of Accounts for Municipalities
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Debt Management Handbook
  1 files      1970 downloads
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Elective Office in Local Government
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Financial Monitoring Workbook 2011 Pdf
  1 files      1606 downloads
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Fiscal Management Handbook
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GCLGS Booklet 2019
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Intergovernmental Cooperation Handbook
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Local Government Fact Sheet
  1 files      2710 downloads
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Local Government Regulation of Wireless Telecommunications Facilities
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Manual for County Chief Clerks and Administrators
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Manual for County Commissioners
  1 files      1627 downloads
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Manual for Local Taxpayers Bill of Rights and Real Property Taxpayer Programs (Act 50 of 1998)
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Manual for Municipal Secretaries
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Municipal Authorities in Pennsylvania
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Municipal Pension Handbook
  1 files      1740 downloads
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Open Meetings: The Sunshine Act
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PA Books Fax Order Form
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Pennsylvania Municipalities Planning Code (Act 247 of 1968)
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Planning Series 01: Local Land Use Controls in Pennsylvania
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Planning Series 02: The Planning Commission in Pennsylvania
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Planning Series 03: The Comprehensive Plan in Pennsylvania
  1 files      2508 downloads
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Planning Series 04: Zoning
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Planning Series 05: Technical Information on Floodplain Management
  1 files      1568 downloads
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Planning Series 06: The Zoning Hearing Board
  1 files      3164 downloads
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Planning Series 07: Special Exceptions, Conditional Uses and Variances
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Planning Series 08: Subdivision and Land Development in Pennsylvania
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Planning Series 09: The Zoning Officer
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Planning Series 10: Reducing Land Use Barriers to Affordable Housing
  1 files      1482 downloads
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Planning Specifically for Agriculture
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Public Works Manual
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Purchasing Handbook
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Referendum Handbook
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Regional Offices Factsheet
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Regional Police Services in Pennsylvania
  1 files      2440 downloads
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Risk Manager’s Insurance Guide 2019
  1 files      12 downloads
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Solicitor’s Handbook
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Tax Collectors Manual
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Taxation Manual
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Township Commissioners Handbook
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Township Supervisors Handbook
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Wireless Telecommunications 2016
  1 files      1578 downloads
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