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Housing Planning

Seniors, Planners & … Cigars?

posted on October 27th, 2020  |  Read more

Seniors, Planners & … Cigars? York County’s Senior Housing Partnership in Action Everything’s better when you’re working together. A partnership between York County Community Foundation’s Embracing Aging initiative and the York County Planning Commission is learning, listening and acting to create affordable housing options for seniors that meets their needs as they age. A particular   

Alleghenies Ahead-Shared Strategies for a Stronger Region

posted on October 31st, 2018  |  Read more

2018 Award for a Plan Alleghenies Ahead-Shared Strategies for a Stronger Region Southern Alleghenies Regional Planning & Development Commission and the Counties of Bedford, Blair, Cambria, Fulton, Huntingdon & Somerset Alleghenies Ahead is an unprecedented multi-county comprehensive plan.  It involves six counties ranging in population from 15,000 to 135,000.  The counties realized they have common   

Downtown Allentown Development and Urban Design Plan

posted on November 17th, 2016  |  Read more

Planning Excellence Award – Plan Other Than a Comprehensive Plan Downtown Allentown Development and Urban Design Plan Goody Clancy, City of Allentown, Nelson/Nygaard, Barry Islett & Associates, CodaMetrics, Zimmerman/Volk Associates Allentown commissioned this plan in 2014 to provide new direction in response to growth and major investments from the Neighborhood Improvement Zone program.  NIZ had   

John C. Anderson Apartments

posted on July 6th, 2016  |  Read more

2015 Planning Achievement Award – Advancing Diversity and Social Change John C. Anderson Apartments Wallace, Roberts & Todd, Pennrose Development, Dr. Magnus Hershfeld Fund The John C. Anderson Apartments is the first senior citizen housing project build by and for the Lesbian-Gay-Bisexual-Transgender (LGBT) community in Pennsylvania and only the third in the nation.  It serves