Borough Of

North Wales

Pennsylvania

Committees of Council

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Every two years, the council president appoints council members to various committees. These committees allow Council to investigate and address a variety of important issues confronting both the Council and the Borough. They also provide council members an opportunity to apply their individual expertise and interests to bringing forward creative ideas for solving a variety of challenges that are of interest to the Council. The six committees are described below.

Buildings & Grounds

Provides input to the Borough Manager on all significant Borough repair, utilization and maintenance plans and activities. Along with the Borough Manager, this Committee will generate ideas for ensuring that municipal space is maintained and utilized for maximum benefit.

  • Anji Fazio, Council Member
  • Alexander Groce, Council Member
  • Eion O’Neill, Council Member
  • Brian Sleicher, Public Works Supervisor

Communications

Provides recommendations to Council for enhancing communication between Council, residents, Borough businesses and external entities. This may require seeking input and requirements from the Administrative Office and the Mayor.

  • Sherwin Collins, Council Member
  • Anji Fazio, Council Member
  • Sally Neiderhiser, Council Member

Employee Relations

This Committee, under guidance of the Borough Manager and the Solicitor, may be asked to review personnel and Human Resources policies and assist with the resolution of employment and personnel issues.

  • Wendy McClure, Council Member
  • Mark Tarlecki, Council Member
  • Sarah Whelan, Council Member

Finance

Provide input to the Borough Manager (when requested) on all Borough finance related issues. The Committee should also take the initiative to become well versed in the finance operations of the Borough.

  • Salvatore Amato, Council Member
  • Sally Neiderhiser, Council Member
  • Sarah Whelan, Council Member

Public Safety

This Committee will seek to proactively address Borough related public safety concerns.

  • Salvatore Amato, Council Member
  • Wendy McClure, Council Member
  • Mark Tarlecki, Council Member
  • Neil McDevitt, Mayor
  • David Erenius, Chief of Police
  • Brian Sleicher, Public Works Supervisor
  • William Kaelin, Emergency Management Coordinator

Technology

Identifies technology opportunities that may fall under the control and interest of Borough Council. Recommendations will be brought forward to Council for discussion, prioritization and action.

  • Sherwin Collins, Council Member
  • Alexander Groce, Council Member
  • Eion O’Neill, Council Member