Planning and Research Committee

Planning & Research Committee

The Planning & Research Committee (PRC) of the Board of Supervisors oversees Planning activities in the county. The planning director and staff provide administrative support.

The PRC has oversight with the following departments and programs:
  • Agricultural Enhancement Board
  • Cornell Cooperative Extension*
  • County Planning Board
  • Genesee Regional Planning Council activities / coordination
  • Genesee Transportation Council activities / coordination
  • Grants
  • Industrial Development Authority (IDA)*
  • Office of Economic Development
  • Planning & Research Department
  • Soil and Water Conservation District*
  • Tourism Bureau*
  • Watershed Activities
*Denotes organizations that are independent, county-supported agencies with their own Board of Directors.

Given the breadth of issues and services, the planning function is a partnership between the PRC, county departments and related non- profit organizations. This is a "shared mission" to provide services and develop strategies to plan for improved livability and for the physical and fiscal well being of Ontario County.