Zoning

The Office of Planning and Zoning oversees the administration of zoning matters for 22 of the County’s municipalities under the Luzerne County Zoning Ordinance. 

The Department Director, David Skoronski, is the Zoning Officer. Jim Weber of the office is designated as his agent on zoning matters. Mr. Weber can be reached at 570-825-1589 or email Jim Weber for:

  • To file an Appeal to a Decision of the Zoning Officer to the Zoning Hearing Board of Luzerne County
  • To obtain a certificate of occupancy
  • To request for re-zoning
  • To assist in submitting an application
  • To obtain a zoning form
  • To ask zoning related questions

Flood Plain Management

The Office of Planning and Zoning administers flood plain management through Article 13 of our zoning ordinance.