Harford County, Maryland
Harford County Maryland

Department of Planning and Zoning
220 South Main Street, Bel Air, MD 21014 410.638.3103 or 410.879.2000
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Bradley F. Killian
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Planning the physical development and growth of Harford County, Maryland

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Our Vision

A safe, harmonious, and livable community for current and future generations.

Our Mission

To balance community, economic, and environmental interests with the values and traditions that provide for a high quality of life for those that live, work, and visit Harford County.

What We Do

The Department of Planning & Zoning is responsible for planning the physical development and growth of Harford County, including the preparation and revision of Master Plans and the preparation and revision from time to time of rules and regulations governing subdivisions. It is also responsible for the preparation, administration and enforcement of a Zoning Map and of zoning rules and regulations, which shall constitute a Zoning Code. All plans and maps and all rules and regulations relating to planning and zoning shall be approved by legislative act of the Council prior to their taking effect as law.




Our Director

Bradley Killian is a Harford County resident, most recently employed as a planning supervisor in the Howard County Department of Planning and Zoning. While there, he designed, launched, or managed numerous projects and programs including the Route 40 Streetscape Master Plan, the Route 40 Design Manual and the Architect-on-Call program. Prior to joining the public sector, Mr. Killian worked for one of Delaware’s leading non-profit environmental and recreation advocacy organizations where he served as the Director of Projects and Executive Director during his four year tenure.  He also served on the Delaware Governor’s Advisory Council on Walkability and Pedestrian Awareness and the Public Advisory Committee for the Wilmington Area Planning Council. Mr. Killian is a graduate of the University of Delaware (BA 1994) and Temple University (MA 2003). 





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  The P&Z Activity Tracker uses interactive maps to show properties that are part of the development process.

About the Planning & Zoning Activity Tracker

Our new Maps & Apps page includes the Activity Tracker, Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Maps and Story Maps.






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