- The Context
- State of the State
Pennsylvania has 67 counties, 959 boroughs, 1546 townships and 56 cities.
Many of those governments were formed with geography in mind. Bodies of water, mountains and roads often determined where a borough, township or city would be located.
Local governments also have different responsibilities and restrictions, depending on their type.
More about Explainsylvania
Explainsylvania is all about PA. Things you may or may not know. We’re going to have a little fun here. Feel free to send topic suggestions to the Listening Post.