County Comprehensive Plan

Landscapes 3

Landscapes3 will replace Landscapes2 as the official Chester County Comprehensive Policy Plan. As part of the process, topical trend reports were created. Click here to view the preservation and all other topical trend reports.


Landscapes2 is Chester County's comprehensive policy plan. It establishes growth management and preservation strategies to guide municipalities, developers, preservationists, and others in making decisions that promote sustainable practices and ensure that future residents have access to the same benefits that we currently enjoy.

The goal for historic resources is to protect and maintain Chester County's fabric of historic and archeological resources and cultural landscapes for the benefit of current and future generations while promoting sustainable development. Below are the objectives, policies and action plan for: