**Effective July 29, 2024, amended Subdivision and Land Development review fees for the Bedford County Planning Department will take effect. Please review the new fee schedule and application to see those changes. Any plan received or postmarked prior to the effective date will honor the previous review fees.**

The County Planning Department is responsible for a wide array of County functions including subdivision, land development, and sewage module reviews, County planning efforts, transportation, agricultural conservation easements and administering the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program.   The County Planning Department meets with the Planning Commission during monthly public meetings to discuss current activities in the above-mentioned categories.

Planning Department Staff

Stephanie Clevenstine Director
Rick Suder Senior Planner
Jeff Fellers CDBG Administrator
Elisha Feathers Administrative Assistant
Michael Omps Grant Coordinator

Phone: (814) 623-4827  Fax: (814) 623-5964

Get to Know Your Planning Commission Board:


Chairman: Jeff Crist Vice Chair: Lloyd Roach Secretary: Haley Feaster


   Name (Term Expiration)  
 Ernest Fuller (11/30/2024) Lloyd Roach (11/30/2025)  Haley Feaster (11/30/2025)
Bette Slayton (11/30/2026)  Michael O'Dellick (11/30/2026)  Jeff Crist (11/30/2027)
  Donnie Hedge (11/30/2027)  
  Alternate: Leroy Walls (12/31/2028)