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Perryopolis Borough
Fayette County > Planning and Zoning
General Character:
·      Perryopolis Borough is located in the northern portion of the County east of the Rt. 51 corridor.  The Borough has a unique make up of historic and modern uses.  The town center makes up the largest amount of existing uses including neighborhood commercial and residential uses.  The fringes of the Borough surrounding the town have a rural character composed primarily of an agricultural landscape. 
Key Attributes:
·      Historic significance of town center.
Perryopolis Borough maintains its own zoning and comprehensive plan.  The information in this plan reflects the County’s view of future land use only and has no bearing on the Borough’s Comprehensive plan.  Please refer to a copy of the Perryopolis comprehensive plan and future land use map for an accurate depiction of future land use in Perryopolis Borough.
Existing Built Area:
·      The Existing Built area is located in the central portion of the Borough and is made up of a variety of historic and modern structures.
·      44% of Borough land area
Future Growth Areas:
·      Growth will occur as in-fill and reuse of the existing urban fabric and along the Rt. 51 corridor.
·      8% of Borough land area
Agricultural Conservation:
·      17% of Borough land area
Resource Preservation:
·      8% of Borough land area
Land Reclamation:
·      Two sites in the Borough
·      6% of Borough land area
Rural Conservation:
·      17% of Borough land area