Sustainable Community & Economic Planning

The Sustainable Community and Economic Planning Department of the Borough of Carlisle works to create a healthy, safe, and sustainable community of choice through leadership, education, partnerships, and stewardship of resources and assets.

The department has several areas of focus including land use, planning, and zoning, the investment of federal, state, and local grant funds into neighborhoods, historic preservation, economic development, rental housing, and building inspections, and the enforcement of codes and ordinances.

Staff members are responsible for innovative economic development, community planning, and sustainable growth strategies and activities which cultivate and revitalize the businesses and neighborhoods in the Borough of Carlisle that ultimately lead to making the Borough a better place to live, work, and learn with an emphasis on planning, decision-making, and resource allocation that support socially equitable and inclusive policies, programs, and opportunities. 


Contact Information
Sustainable Community & Economic Planning Department
Borough of Carlisle
53 West South Street
Carlisle, PA 17013

Office Hours
7:30 AM-4:30 PM, Monday-Friday 


Carlisle Borough Committed to Excellence in Community Service
Carlisle Borough 53 West South Street 717-249-4422 Mon-Fri: 7:30am - 4:30pm