Hermitage, PA, April 4, 2018: The City of Hermitage has launched an online survey as part
of an outreach effort to involve the public in the first update of the City’s comprehensive plan since 1993.
If you live or work in Hermitage, or just come to visit or shop, the City wants to hear from you! Take the 10-
minute survey at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/hermitage2030 or find the link on the City’s website,
Gathering public input is vital to the planning process. The City wants to make sure that residents are
engaged and is trying to make it as easy as possible. Want to provide your input in person? Attend a
meeting. The City is hosting stakeholder meetings and there will be a public meeting event this summer.
Do you prefer to engage online? Visit the project website (www.hermitage2030.com) and leave a
comment. Post your comments on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter using the #Hermitage2030. Fill out an
online survey. Pick a method that works best for you and make sure your family, friends and neighbors do
The comprehensive plan update, which kicked off in October 2017, will provide City officials with a
blueprint to guide decision making during the next 10 to 20 years. The plan will address future land use
and zoning implications, housing needs, economic development, transportation issues, natural resources
and agricultural preservation and parks and recreation. The City hired Mackin Engineering to facilitate the
plan and anticipates its completion by the end of 2018.
Please direct any questions to either Marcia A. Hirschmann, City of Hermitage Director of Planning &
Development, at 724.981.0800 or firstname.lastname@example.org or Amy L. Wiles, AICP, Project Manager
at Mackin at 412.788.0472 or email@example.com.
Link to the Media Release here