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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Address Search Application Instructions Pdf
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Administering Police Services in Small Communities
  1 files      2911 downloads
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Auditor’s Guide
  1 files      5644 downloads
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Borough Council Handbook
  1 files      6678 downloads
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Borough Mayor’s Manual
  1 files      5148 downloads
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Boundary Change Procedures
  1 files      2042 downloads
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Citizen’s Guide to Pennsylvania Local Government Pdf
  1 files      8785 downloads
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City Government in Pennsylvania
  1 files      2571 downloads
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Civil Service Guide for PA Municipalities 2017
  1 files      3625 downloads
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Council of Governments Director’s Handbook 2016
  1 files      2662 downloads
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DCED Chart of Accounts for Municipalities
  1 files      5480 downloads
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Debt Management Handbook
  1 files      2361 downloads
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Elective Office in Local Government
  1 files      3761 downloads
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Financial Monitoring Workbook 2011 Pdf
  1 files      2106 downloads
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Fiscal Management Handbook
  1 files      3789 downloads
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GCLGS Booklet 2019
  1 files      12759 downloads
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Home Rule PA
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Intergovernmental Cooperation Handbook
  1 files      2817 downloads
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Local Government Fact Sheet
  1 files      3745 downloads
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Local Government Regulation of Wireless Telecommunications Facilities
  1 files      1427 downloads
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Manual for County Chief Clerks and Administrators
  1 files      1664 downloads
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Manual for County Commissioners
  1 files      2448 downloads
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Manual for Local Taxpayers Bill of Rights and Real Property Taxpayer Programs (Act 50 of 1998)
  1 files      1628 downloads
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Manual for Municipal Secretaries
  1 files      3815 downloads
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Municipal Authorities in Pennsylvania
  1 files      5401 downloads
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Municipal Pension Handbook
  1 files      2344 downloads
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Open Meetings: The Sunshine Act
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PA Books Fax Order Form
  1 files      48467 downloads
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Pennsylvania Municipalities Planning Code (Act 247 of 1968)
  1 files      16641 downloads
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Planning Series 01: Local Land Use Controls in Pennsylvania
  1 files      3747 downloads
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Planning Series 02: The Planning Commission in Pennsylvania
  1 files      3942 downloads
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Planning Series 03: The Comprehensive Plan in Pennsylvania
  1 files      3840 downloads
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Planning Series 04: Zoning
  1 files      4010 downloads
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Planning Series 05: Technical Information on Floodplain Management
  1 files      1949 downloads
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Planning Series 06: The Zoning Hearing Board
  1 files      4506 downloads
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Planning Series 07: Special Exceptions, Conditional Uses and Variances
  1 files      4536 downloads
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Planning Series 08: Subdivision and Land Development in Pennsylvania
  1 files      3452 downloads
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Planning Series 09: The Zoning Officer
  1 files      2858 downloads
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Planning Series 10: Reducing Land Use Barriers to Affordable Housing
  1 files      1985 downloads
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Planning Specifically for Agriculture
  1 files      2068 downloads
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Public Works Manual
  1 files      2045 downloads
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Purchasing Handbook
  1 files      4965 downloads
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Referendum Handbook
  1 files      3711 downloads
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Regional Offices Factsheet
  1 files      2185 downloads
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Regional Police Services in Pennsylvania
  1 files      3106 downloads
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Risk Manager’s Insurance Guide 2019
  1 files      222 downloads
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Solicitor’s Handbook
  1 files      3694 downloads
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Tax Collectors Manual
  1 files      14643 downloads
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Taxation Manual
  1 files      11128 downloads
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Township Commissioners Handbook
  1 files      5023 downloads
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Township Supervisors Handbook
  1 files      7398 downloads
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Wireless Telecommunications 2016
  1 files      1837 downloads
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