Township Management

Township Board of Supervisors
Terry VanDyke, Chairman
Tom Boroski, Vice Chairman
Glenn Heilman

The Board of Supervisors is the governing body of the Township. It is comprised of three members selected at large from the community to staggered, six-year terms. In addition to other duties, the Board of Supervisors is responsible for appointing people to various committees within the Township's government. A list of some of these committees includes the Municipal Authority, the Planning Commission, the Vacancy Board, and the Zoning Hearing Board.

The Board of Supervisors meets at 7:00 p.m. on the Third Monday of each month. These meetings are open to the public. Special meetings are advertised as needed. 

Office Location
384 Iron Bridge Road, Freeport, PA  16229
Phone........................................... 724-295-0455
Fax............................................... 724-295-0477
Municipal Garage......................... 724-295-4638

Township Maintenance
To ensure that the Township's equipment is properly serviced and the roads are maintained throughout the year, the Township employs four full-time workers. At this time maintenance staff includes:
Full-time: Terry VanDyke, Road Master, Bob VanDyke Asst. Roadmaster, Lawn Knappenberger and Dan Swartzlander

Real Estate Tax Collector
Valerie Smith................................ 724-295-4522

Wage Tax Collector
Berkheimer Associates………………1-800-383-4870

Zoning Officer
Building permits must be obtained from the Zoning Officer:
Vince Venturino................................. 724-882-0536
Vince Venturino (Fax)........................ 724-295-1148
127 Locust Road, Freeport PA  16229

Sewage
All sewage permits are issued by the Sewage Enforcement Agency of Armstrong County, Consultant and SEO:
Mindy Shay................................. 724-548-7743

Planning Commission: Five member board
Harry Brenneman, Chairman, Lewis Otterman, Kay Covone, Daren Noroski, Carol DeAngelis

Planning Hearings are scheduled for the 4th Thursday of every month. If you need a conditional Use Planning Hearing Please call the Zoning Officer a month in advance.

Zoning Hearing Board: Three Member Board
Keith Camerlo, Tom Turner and Mike Joyce
Zoning Hearings are scheduled as needed.  If you need a Zoning Hearing for a variance, Please call the Zoning Officer a month in advance.

Municipal Authority: Five member board
Tom Palko, Terry VanDyke, Kay Covone, Bill Renshaw, Earl Kiffer

Auditors:  Joe Charlton, Antonio Policicchio, Roy Charlton

Emergency Management Coordinator
Robert VanDyke, Deputy............. 724-295-4638

Voter Registration
Contact the Voters Registration office
Armstrong County Court House, Kittanning
Phone........................................... 724-548-3222

Election
The Community is divided into two districts (East & West). Both districts vote at the South Buffalo Fire Hall.