Draft of Proposed Land Bank Ordinance
ORDINANCE NO. 2014 - 03
The County Commissioners are proposing to create the Venango County Land Bank with the mission of facilitating the return of vacant, abandoned and tax delinquent properties to productive use. Copies of the complete ordinance may be examined at www.co.venango.pa.us; at the Office of the County Commissioners, 1174 Elk Street, Franklin, PA, and at the County Law Library, Courthouse, Franklin, PA. If the ordinance is not substantially amended during the review period, it will be officially enacted as of August 12, 2014.
Welcome to Venango County, Pennsylvania
Venango County is located in western Pennsylvania about halfway between Pittsburgh and Erie. The county encompasses 675 square miles and includes the cities of Oil City and Franklin, nine boroughs and 20 townships. Venango County is classified as a sixth class county and is ranked 42nd in the state of 67 counties, with the population of 54,984.
The County seat is located in the City of Franklin at 1168 Liberty Street. The county was established in 1800 and the present courthouse was built in 1865.
Public transportation facilities include air passenger service to the Cleveland Airport from the Venango Regional Airport, with service provided by Gulfstream International Airlines. Also the Venango County Transportation Office also offers a fixed route transportation service within the county. The county is bordered by Interstate 80 running east to west, and Interstate 79 running north and South.
This website is dedicated to making information available to residents and visitors regarding Venango County Local Government. This site will provide contact information along with information pertaining to the county offices of what services that are provided along with other useful information.
Upcoming Public Meetings and Events
Jul 30, 2014 9:00AM - 10:00AM
Aug 05, 2014 8:30AM - 9:30AM
Aug 05, 2014 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Maintenance Work Session
Aug 11, 2014 9:00AM - 10:00AM
Finance & Management Admin Work Session
Aug 11, 2014 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Community Services Admin Work Session
Aug 12, 2014 9:00AM - 10:00AM
Planning Work Session
Aug 12, 2014 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Human Services Admin. Work Session
Aug 12, 2014 11:00AM - 12:00PM
Public Defender Work Session
Aug 12, 2014 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Commissioner, Salary, Retirement Board
Aug 19, 2014 6:30PM - 7:30PM
Venango County Regional Planning Commission
Aug 20, 2014 9:00AM - 10:00AM
Sep 01, 2014
Sep 02, 2014 8:30AM - 9:30AM
Sep 02, 2014 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Maintenance Work Session