Pike County Scenic Rural Character Preservation Programupdated: April 2010

“To provide for the protection of drinking water; wildlife habitat; preservation of scenic ridges and critical open space; protection of water quality of rivers, lakes and streams; parks and recreational areas; improved county and municipal planning; and related acquisitions of real property or interests therein from willing sellers on a voluntary basis and to provide education, outreach and the provision of funds for such purposes.”

The Pike County Scenic Rural Character Preservation Program is now in its 3rd year of accepting grant applications for funding. At this time, projects eligible for funding include:

  • Municipal Planning Initiatives (Comprehensive Plans, Open Space Plans, and Ordinance Updates)
  • Conservation Easements from willing sellers
  • Parcel Acquisition from willing sellers
  • Donated Conservation Easements

Program links:
Program Manual
Grant Awards
Meeting Schedule
News and Education

Contact Pike County Scenic Rural Character Preservation Program

Jessica Grohmann
Preservation Planner
837 Route 6
Unit 4
Shohola, Pennsylvania  18458
Phone: 570-296-3500


Service Area

Statewide Program in:
  • Pennsylvania

Office Locaters

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