The borough council is made up of seven members. Each member is elected by the residents of the borough for a term of four years. There are no term limits. Council members must be a resident of the borough and remain a resident during their term.
Note: a council member cannot be elected and live in another state or municipality during the winter months.
Stewartstown Borough Council Officers:
President - Gordon Wisnom, Sr.
Vice-President - William Gemmill, Jr.
The mayor is an elected official for a term of four years. There are no term limits for the office of Mayor. The mayor is in charge of the Police Department and does not vote, except to break a tie vote on council matters.
Stewartstown Borough Mayor:
Borough Council Special Committees
Please contact the borough office if you would like to attend a meeting to address a particular concern. Certain Council representatives are assigned to each committee. The following committee business is generally addressed at Council Workshop meetings, held the 3rd Monday of each month at 7:00 p.m.
Personnel: Kreiss, Kurtz, Bloom
Police & Public Safety: Ellinger, Kurtz, Gemmill
Public Property & Refuse: Bloom, Kreiss, Burkins
Streets, Roads & Stormwater: Gemmill, Ellinger, Kurtz
Sewer & Water: Kurtz, Burkins, Bloom
Borough Commissions and Authorities
Stewartstown Borough Planning Commission is looking for new members!! The Commission meets the third Tuesday of each month at 7:00p.m. Interested borough residents may contact the Borough Office at 993-2963.
Pam Almony - CHR
Harry Nizer, Earl Long, James Roberts, Terrell Turner
Zoning Hearing Board:
Doug Plasterer, Michael Binko, Susan Hamilton
Stewartstown Borough Authority:
Guy Hook - Chairman
Lisa Mohan, Kenton Kurtz, Gordon Wisnom, Sr., Bill Amberman Sr., David O'Neill