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Building & Zoning

Township Code


Building & Zoning Permit Applications

A permit is required for all new construction projects, including structural changes to existing buildings, additions, driveways, garages, decks, porches, fences, sheds, swimming pools, and signs.

Permit applications are available below, or they can be picked up from the Building and Zoning Office at the Township building.  All permit applications must be submitted in person during office hours (M-F, 8:30am – 4:30pm) and approved by the Building and Zoning Officer prior to beginning construction.


Stormwater Sump Pits


Demolition Permits

*Residential demolitions require only the Township’s permit application (above).

*Commercial demolitions require the Township’s permit application (above) and a permit from the Allegheny County Health Department.


Grading Permits


Logging Permits


Occupancy Permits

*Must be secured to operate any business in Richland Township.


Solicitor’s Permit

Solicitor’s permits can be obtained from the Northern Regional Police Department (724-625-3156).


Land Developments and Subdivisions


Variances, Special Exceptions, Interpretation Rulings

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