Township Basics



Building & Zoning

Building Inspector/Code Enforcement Officer
Roger M. Koffel and Gerald Rittenhouse

Roger Jerry

Roger & Jerry inspect job sites for building and plumbing approval. Code Inc. handles all of Franconia's electrical reviews and inspections.  Use & Occupancy Permits are required for all commercial building and residential new construction. We do not require a U&O for residential resale or rental changes. 

Mr. Koffel and Mr. Rittenhouse can be reached by calling the township building:

Phone: 215-723-1137
Fax: 215-723-4167

Below are a list of recent zoning ordinances that have been passed and added to the online code:

Ordinance #383- Storage sheds & changes to C-Commercial and RRR-Rural Resource Residential Zoning Districts, etc.

Ordinance #378- Rezone of parcels from R-130 to IN-Institutional

Ordinance #376- Changes to C-Commercial District/Rezone of parcel from LI to C

Not yet added to the online code:

Ordinance #392 - Amending Chapter 122 of the SALDO - Dedication of Land or Payment of Fees in Lieu Thereof


Documents, Forms & Permits