The Building Division issues construction permits and inspects work for compliance with Township codes, rental housing, property maintenance, public pools, vending machines and dumpsters and oversees the Township’s property resale program.

Planning Division responsibilities include the processing of land development and subdivision applications, subdivision and zoning code amendments. Long-term planning includes comprehensive plan, open space and master plan updates.

Community Development includes oversight of the Township's federal entitlement grant under the Community Development Block Grant Program. The focus of this program is to provide services to lower income neighborhoods and low-income residents of the Township.

Robert E. Duncan

Robert E. Duncan

Since 1980, Bob Duncan has been an important part of the Township organization. In his current role as Director of Building and Planning, he oversees the Building, Planning & Community Development and Economic Development divisions.

A graduate of Williamson Trade School, Mr. Duncan was named the Township’s “Outstanding Senior Manager” in 1990, 1999 and 2006.