Borough Council


The Borough Council is the legislative body. There are five members elected at-large for staggered four year terms.

The Council's powers consist of adopting all ordinances; reviewing, revising and adopting the budget; making appropriations; levying taxes; authorizing bond issues; fixing certain salaries; and establishing general municipal policy.

The Council has the authority to initiate hearings for the purposes of gathering information for Ordinance making, airing public problems and supervising the spending of its appropriations.