The role of the Borough Administrator is to oversee the day-to-day operations of all the Municipal departments that provide essential services and support to the residents of the Borough. The administrator also acts as the Borough’s liaison with Federal, State and County agencies on various matters.
The Borough Administrator is also charged with core fiscal responsibilities, including preparation of the annual budget, negotiating contracts, submission of grant applications, and long-term financial planning. The administrator is responsible for managing the Borough’s human resource requirements, and may recommend personnel policies as necessary.
The office of the Engineering Aide is an integral part of the Administration Department. The Engineering Aide is responsible for the construction and maintenance of the sidewalks in the Borough. He issues permits for street openings and driveway apron construction.
As the Borough’s Recycling Coordinator, he oversees the collection of trash and recycling throughout the Borough. He serves as liaison to the Borough Shade Tree Commission which is responsible for the proper planting and maintenance of trees throughout town, and assisting residents with any concerns they may have regarding Borough trees.
Also included in the Administration Dept. is the office of the Purchasing Assistant who processes all purchase orders and requests for payment from the Borough. The Purchasing Assistant is also responsible for the procurement and maintenance of office equipment and supplies as requested by Borough employees.