Multimunicipal cooperation benefits many Chester County municipalities. Regional planning and coordination efforts are guiding growth and preservation strategies. Regional approaches to public safety and recreation programming are providing quality and cost effective services.

Multimunicipal Cooperation Works!

Explore this interactive map to learn more about multimunicipal programs occurring in Chester County.

Guides from the State

Refer to Pennsylvania's Intergovernmental Cooperation Handbook for guidance on implementing cooperative agreements.

For more information about the elements of multimunicipal comprehensive plans and implementation agreements, see the Pennsylvania Municipalities Planning Code, Article XI.

More information on Council of Governments is available from the PA Department of Community and Economic Development and its Council of Governments Director's Handbook.

For a detailed discussion regarding regional police departments, see the Regional Police Services in Pennsylvania Handbook.