The Charter stipulates that a Council of seven (7) members be
elected at large. The Charter stipulates that Council shall have
the following powers and duties (but not by way of limitation).
Please note that this is not a complete list of Council's
- Make appropriations, prepare the budget, incur debts.
- Adopt, amend and repeal the Administrative Code to provide for
the safety and welfare of the Citizens of the Borough.
- Create, alter, combine and abolish municipal departments
(provided that Council shall create agencies, boards, and
commissions related to Municipal Planning to operate under terms
and conditions set forth in Pennsylvania Municipalities Planning
Code, Act 247, 1968, as amended) See Planning Commission.
- To levy taxes.
- To hold public hearings on any matter.
John Engel, President
John Abbott, Vice President
Meets the 2nd Tuesday of the month at 7:00 p.m.