South Eastern Region

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South Eastern Region Vision Statement

  • Managed growth and development
  • Conservation of rural and scenic areas
  • Limited neighborhood-serving retail expansion focused along Route 74 corridor and boroughs, with an emphasis on smaller-scale shops
  • Development of community/cultural facilities and services, including a youth center, playground, library and medical offices
  • Agricultural protection, including development of sustainable and organic agriculture
  • Agritourism, which could include but is not limited to bed and breakfasts, corn mazes, hayrides and wineries
  • Agriculturally related support businesses

The South Eastern Region of York County is home to some of the most plentiful agricultural lands in the area. Bordered by the Susquehanna River to the east, rural and small town charm are key characteristics of the region. Route 74 connects the region to York City to the north and Maryland to the south.