Connellsville Township borders the City of Connelsville to the northeast. The Township has a varying character from built urban and suburban environments to rural and mature forests. The most highly developed portions of the Township lie adjacent to the City of Connellsville as development has grown from the City and into the Township.
Zoning & Comprehensive Plan
Connellsville Township 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 Township's Comprehensive plan. Please refer to a copy of the Connellsville Township comprehensive plan and future land use map for an accurate depiction of future land use in Connellsville Township.
School District Complex
State Game Lands
Existing Built Area
19% of Township land area
The Existing Built areas are located along the Route 119 corridor and adjacent to the City in the northern portion of the Township
Future Growth Areas
3% of Township land area
Due to the influence of the State Enterprise Zones, Future Growth areas are likely to mushroom on lands adjacent to the Route 119 corridor
Recreation/Cultural Resource Conservation
12% of Township land area
There are large areas of State Game Lands in the southern portion of the Township