Akron Borough PA
 

Administration


Mayor
  John McBeth
    jmcbeth@akron-pa.com

Council meets second Monday of every month at 7:00pm
  John Williamson - President
    jwilliamson@akron-pa.com
  Thomas Murray - Vice-President / Administration & Finance
    tmurraysr@akron-pa.com
  Justin Gehman - Streets & Public Utilities
    jgehman@akron-pa.com
  Monica Hersh - Personnel & Public Safety
    mhersh@akron-pa.com
  Nathan Imhoff - Parks
    nimhoff@akron-pa.com
  Keith Landis - Planning, Property & Ordinances
    klandis@akron-pa.com
  Darryl Witmer - Community Relations & Special Projects
    dwitmer@akron-pa.com

Staff
  Susan Davidson - Borough Manager / Secretary
    sued@akron-pa.com
  Ann Nolt - Tax Collector

Planning Commission  – meets first Thursday of each month if needed
   Sam Baughman, II
   Ryan Cochran
   Robert Rollman
   John Taylor
   John Williamson

Zoning Hearing Board scheduled as needed
   Christine Burkholder
   Kay McEllhenney
   Thomas Bender - alternate

Borough Authority – scheduled as needed
   Susan Davidson
   Pamela Musser
   Terry Reber
   Jeff Shirk
   Robert Stauffer

Civil Service Commission scheduled as needed
   Kirby Smith - Chair
   Joseph Mikos
   Donald Reese

View Recent Council Minutes

Council Committees

Administration & Finance: Chair: Tom Murray, Sr.; Members: Monica Hersh, Keith Landis. In collaboration with Borough Manager: budgeting, financial reporting, and setting goals for other financial matters, IT, Website, Email, Administration.

Community Relations & Special Projects: Chair: Darryl Witmer. In collaboration with Borough Manager: setting goals for improving our relations with our residents. Liaison with community organizations such as Lions, Boy Scouts, Library, Rec Center. Also to assist with community events such as Barnstormers Game, New Year's Eve, Day in the Park, etc. Follow-up on complaints, receive feedback, recruit volunteers, assist with writing articles in Akron newsletter. Take on other special projects that don't fit in other committees.

Parks: Chair: Nathan Imhoff. In collaboration with Borough Manager: establishing 5-year plan for parks. Reviewing with Borough Manager RFP and RFQ process and making recommendations to Borough Council.

Personnel & Public Safety: Chair: Monica Hersh; Members: Nathan Imhoff, Tom Murray, Sr. In collaboration with Borough Manager: develop and recommend personnel policies; recommend to Borough Council the hiring, dismissal, or discipline of non-uniform employees. In collaboration with the Mayor and Police Chief, responsible for police, fire, public health, and emergency management.

Planning, Property & Ordinances: Chair: Keith Landis. In collaboration with Borough Manager: establishing 5-year plan for property maintenance of Borough Office & Public Works Building. Participation in Comprehensive Planning Task Force. Review proposed ordinances and make recommendations to Borough Council.

Streets & Public Utilities: Chair: Justin Gehman. In collaboration with Borough Manager: Establish 5-year Streets Plan, and 5-year plans for MS4, Water, and Sanitary Sewer. Reviewing with Borough Manager RFP and RFQ process and make recommendations to Borough Council.