Research Documents & Sources

The DCED office is the resource and guiding body for communities thinking about making the switch to Home Rule.

Check out their site for more info!

Government Structure as we have it versus the options available in Home Rule:

Third Class City Code-Home Rule Municipality Forms of Government-Comparison Matrix-2020.docx

What other PA cities have done:

Third Class Cities w_Home Rule- Organization Structures - Sheet1.pdf

Third Class City Code:

THIRD CLASS CITY CODE - 2015 Act 67 - PA General Assembly.pdf

Home Rule Guide:

Home_Rule-PA - AS OF MARCH, 2020.pdf

Financial Management Report

HRC Financial Information 100120.pdf

What Home Rule can do for Beaver Falls

Home Rule Charter 3-6-2020 tax 3.pptx