John Brown's Fort
Corporation of Harpers Ferry
PLANNING COMMISSION

The objectives of the Harpers Ferry Planning Commission, in its advisory capacity, are to promote the orderly development of the Town; preserve, protect, and foster the rehabilitation of its historic edifices; provide healthy surroundings for family life; to insure that growth of the community is commensurate with its historic significance; and such other objectives, as set forth in West Virginia Code.  The Commission consists of seven   appointed members, including a Town Council representative and one member appointed directly by the Mayor.  For complete information, refer to Article 133 of the Codified Ordinances of Harpers Ferry.

Additionally, one member of the Planning Commission must also serve as a member of the Tree Committee, as required by Article 1104 of the Codified Ordinances.

Regular monthly meetings of the Planning Commission are held at 7:00 p.m. on the Tuesday immediately following the third Monday of each month.  Additional meetings are occasionally required.  All meetings are open to the public and are held upstairs at Town Hall.

Planning Commission Members

Annette Hale, President
Curt McGee, Vice President
Nancy Singleton Case, Secretary
Deborah De Maris
Peter Dessauer, Mayor's designee
John Madigan
Ed Wheeless, Council representative

Kevin Hamilton, Ordinance Compliance Officer

Planning Commission Public Meeting Policy and Procedures

Public Hearing Procedures and Guidelines

Official Zoning Map

COMPREHENSIVE PLAN
Adopted 9 June 2007
Amended 30 August 2013

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Corporation of
HARPERS FERRY

PO Box 217
Harpers Ferry WV 25425

Telephone: 304-535-2206

TOWN HALL
BUSINESS HOURS

Monday to Friday
8:30 a.m. - 12:00 noon
1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

PLANNING COMMISSION MINUTES

Click in the dropdown list below to see Planning Commission meeting minutes for the selected date.


Older meeting minutes can be obtained from the Town Clerk.

OFFICIAL FORMS AND APPLICATIONS

BZA Hearing Request
Zoning Change Application
Plat Approval Application
Zoning Compliance Permit Application

Business Sign Permit

Zoning & Land Use Application Fee Schedule

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