For Planners (Citizen and Professional)
Planner Types How many types of people are there in Planning
Professional Planners - Those who work for commissions or in departments around WV.
Planning Commissioners - Those who are on the planning commission.
Board of Zoning Appeals - Those who are on the board of zoning appeals.
Students - Those who are studying to become land, county, or urban planners.
Within West Virginia planners are found at the municipal, county, and regional levels.
26 of the 55 counties have planning commissions
52 of the 80 cities have planning commissions
15 of the 144 towns have planning commissions
0 of the 6 villages have planning commissions
Below is an excel spread sheet of all counties, cities, towns, and villages in WV and their planning status.
If anything in this excel sheet is incorrect please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Additionally there are 11 regional planning and development councils in WV