Planning / Zoning / Code Enforcement / Historic Preservation / Environmental Preservation

The Planning Department for the Borough of Gettysburg works with citizens and property owners to create a pleasant place to live and work. The department administers the following ordinances:

  • Historic District
  • Floodplain
  • Licenses, Permits and General Business Regulations
  • Pennsylvania Uniform Construction Code
  • Property Maintenance Code
  • Recycling & Waste Collection
  • Regulated Rental Unit
  • Signs
  • Stormwater Management
  • Subdivision and Land Development
  • Zoning
  • Others as applicable

 All ordinances may be viewed by clicking here.


Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Karen M. Mesher Management Assistant/Asst. Borough Secretary (717) 334-1160 ext. 247#
Carly Marshall Director of Planning, Zoning, and Code Enforcement (717) 334-1160 ext. 224#
Debra English Director of Historic and Environmental Preservation (717) 334-1160 ext. 238#
Peter Griffioen Code Compliance Officer (717)-334-1160. Ext 229