Planning Commission


  • 7:30 p.m.
  • 1st Wednesday of each month
  • John L. Myers Memorial Township Building
    1082 Bethel Road
    Garnet Valley, PA 19060

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings.
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Minutes are also available following approval.
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  • Lou Torrieri, Chairman
    Term expires January 2024
  • Ken Laaken, Jr., Vice Chairman
    Term expires January 2022
  • Becca Yurkovich, Secretary
  • Ed Miles
    Term expires January 2021

  • Raj Shah
    Term expires January 2024
  • Paul Battineri
    Term expires January 2021
  • Dave Tustin
    Term expires January 2023
  • Matthew R. Houtmann, P.E., Engineer
  • Laurence L. Smith, Esquire, Solicitor

Commission Responsibilities
The Planning Commission acts in an advisory capacity to the Board of Supervisors to review subdivision and land development plans. The Planning Commission’s responsibility is to assure compliance with local building and zoning ordinances, comprehensive plans, subdivisions, and land development codes, and ensure compliance with Pennsylvania's Municipalities Planning Code (MPC). The board is comprised of 7 members who serve 4-year terms and are appointed by the Township Board of Supervisors.