The Philadelphia City Planning Commission (PCPC) registers all Registered Community Organizations (RCOs). RCOs are concerned with physical development in their community. To learn more, visit the Registered Community Organization page.
This page contains the RCO application form, instructions, templates, past training materials, and more. You can also refer to the PCPC regulations.
|RCO virtual meeting suggestions PDF||These are best practice suggestions for hosting virtual RCO meetings.||July 14, 2020|
|RCO Virtual Meeting Notice Examples PDF||Examples of RCO notices for virtual (web and telephone) meetings||July 22, 2020|
|Applicant Detailed Instructions PDF||Instructions to guide ZBA applicants in completing their RCO notification and meeting process.||October 3, 2019|
|District Council RCO contacts PDF||Contact information for District Council staff.||February 6, 2020|
|List of RCOs PDF||January 21, 2021|
|RCO fact sheet PDF||Rules for Registered Community Organizations and neighborhood meetings with zoning applicants.||April 17, 2019|
|RCO rights and responsibilities PDF||Rights and responsibilities of RCOs.||April 17, 2019|
|RCO detailed instructions PDF||Instructions to guide RCOs through the notification and meeting process.||August 16, 2019|
|RCO workshop presentation 2019 PDF||Materials from the RCO workshop.||October 16, 2019|
|RCO training packet 2019 PDF||Read all about the RCO notification process and best practices for RCOs.||October 3, 2019|
|Zoning applicant rights and responsibilities PDF||Rights and responsibilities for Applicants going through the RCO process.||August 16, 2019|
|Applicant Notification Templates (doc) docx||December 10, 2020|
|Applicant Notification Templates (pdf) PDF||December 10, 2020|
|Meeting summary template PDF||A template to be used by RCOs to report the results of the RCO meeting.||August 16, 2019|