The Supreme Court of Pennsylvania has held that the State Bureau of Correction may not locate one of its facilities in a municipality in disregard of a local zoning ordinance since the state legislature did not clearly intend that the Bureau of Correction should prevail in such a conflict of authority.
City of Pittsburgh v. Commonwealth, 468 Pa. 174, 360 A.2d 607 (1976).
Municipal Corporations - Zoning - Applicability of Municipal Zoning Laws to State Agencies,
Duq. L. Rev.
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