The governing body consists of a Mayor and nine Council persons, three from each of the Borough’s wards. Council is organized into committees that cover all areas of municipal government responsibility. The Borough Manager, appointed by Council, serves as the Borough Secretary.
Other groups of citizens appointed by Council aid in the administration of specific functions. These boards and commissions include the Zoning Hearing Board, Planning Commission, Parks and Recreation Board, Perkasie Borough Authority Board and Perkasie Industrial Development Authority.
If you are interested in appointment to a board, please call Perkasie Borough Hall, 215-257-5065 or stop in to obtain an application.
Mayor | John Hollenbach — 2017 | (215) 257-7617
Council President, Ward 3 | James Ryder — 2017 | | (215) 258-3806
Council Vice President, Ward 2 | James E. Purcell — 2019 | (215) 257-9215
Council, Ward 1 | Matthew Aigeldinger — 2017| (215) 257-6613
Council, Ward 1 | Steven F. Pizzollo — 2019 | (267) 566-2011
Council, Ward 1 | Chuck Brooks — 2017 | (215) 896-7830
Council, Ward 2 | Vacant — 2017 |
Council, Ward 2 | Aaron Clark –2017 | (215) 264-9956 |
Council, Ward 3 | Scott Bomboy— 2017 | (215) 527-1016
Council, Ward 3 | Suzanne Kravitz — 2019 | (215) 258-0196
Youth Councilor | Jakob Aigeldinger
Finance Director, Treasurer | Joseph Berardi
Parks & Recreation Director | Carolyn Hanel
Engineer | Gilmore & Associates, Inc. 65 E. Butler Avenue, Suite 100 New Britain, PA 18901 215-345-4330
Solicitor | Nathan D. Fox, Begley, Carlin & Mandio, LLP, 680 Middletown Boulevard Langhorne, PA 19047 215-750-0110
Chief of Police | Steven Hillias
Director of Public Works | Daniel Gilbert
Electric Superintendent | Harold Stone
Building Official | Code Inspections, Inc.
Code Enforcement Administrator | Brandy McKeever
District Justice | Charles Baum 705 West Market Street Perkasie, PA 18944 215-257-5181 Auditors | Richard B. Styer Associates P.O. Box 64080 20 South School Lane Souderton, PA 18964 215-723-0974
Perkasie Borough Emergency Management Coordinator | Steve Reichman 267 374-1332
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Earned Income | Keystone Collections Group 546 Wendel Road Irwin, PA 15642 724-978-0300 www.keystonecollects.com
Real Estate Transfer | Recorder of Deeds Bucks County Courthouse Administration Building Doylestown, PA 18901 215-348-6209
The Authority has the responsibility of overseeing the public water and sewer utility. The Authority consists of five members and a solicitor.
Steve Algeo — 2018,
Robert Wasson — 2021
J. Thomas Horn — 2020,
Lawrence Gular — 2017,
David Watt — 2019
John Schaeffer, Solicitor
The Civil Service Commission is responsible for personnel administration for Police Officers in the Borough including oversight of testing, promotions, and review of disciplinary matters. The Civil Service Commission has three members and a solicitor.
Dale Haring | Chairman — 2021
Brian Black — 2022
Bill Beno — 2020
Melissa Fiala, Solicitor
This Board has the responsibility for advising Borough Council on land use planning, zoning proposals and the Borough’s Comprehensive Plan. It is a unique opportunity for individuals to serve their community and be involved with critical issues of subdivisions, zoning and planning.
Angela Benner — 2020
John Cornelius | Secretary — 2017
Barbara Faust | Vice Chairperson — 2018
Eileen Bradley — 2018
Aaron Clark — 2017
Carolyn McCreary | Chairperson — 2018
Scott Bomboy — 2019
Tracy Tackett, Tackett Planning Associates
The ZHB performs an important function in reviewing appeals and variances to the Borough Zoning Ordinance. The Zoning Hearing Board usually meets once a month on the fourth Monday of the month. This Board consists of six members and two alternates.
David R. Barndt | Chairperson — 2017
John Yannaccone | Vice Chairperson — 2018
Dennis Hurchalla | Secretary — 2021
Andrew Rumbold — 2020
David Weaver –2019
Randy Faulkner | Sr. Alternate –2017
John Wilcox | Jr. Alternate –2019
Colby Grim, Solicitor
(Perkasie Representatives)5 year term
Appointment to the PWTA is an opportunity for individuals to serve the community on the board which establishes rates for sewer treatment and oversees the operations of the regional sewer treatment plants. Perkasie Borough appoints three residents to serve on the Pennridge Wastewater Treatment Authority.
Bob Wasson — 2018
Steve Rose — 2021
Steve Algeo — 2018
The Vacancy Board is the organization that would meet to select a candidate for Borough Council should a vacancy occurs during the regular term of office of that Council member. The Vacancy Board is composed of the remaining members of Borough Council plus one citizen member who serves as Chairman and acts as the tie breaker.
John Knouse — 2018
The Authority is a conduit for private financing of economic development projects in Bucks County. This Authority consists of five members and a solicitor. The Industrial Development Authority does not meet regularly, only when there is a project requesting financing.
Neil Fosbenner – 2019
Charles Baum — 2018
Paul McColgan — 2019
Derek Brown– 2021
Dave Caro– 2018
Marc Davis, Solicitor
The Board meets monthly, currently on the first Wednesday, and advises Council on many issues associated with Parks and Recreation. The Park & Recreation Board was established by Borough Council to provide policy guidance on matters relating to all parks and recreation facilities and programs provided by the Borough. Primary concerns of the Park & Recreation Board include providing for adequate parks and open space to meet the needs of the community and providing citizens of Perkasie with a diverse number of programs for people of all ages. The Board consists of eight members, all appointed by Borough Council for terms of three years in which the terms of no more than two persons expire the same year. Two additional Borough residents may be appointed by Council; a youth delegate age 15 and older and an elder delegate, age 55 and older. Members of the Park & Recreation Board serve without pay, and vacancies are filled by Council for the remainder of the unexpired term. All meeting agenda are posted on the Borough website.
Nelson Hollenbach | Chair, 2019
Chris Uncango | Vice Chairperson, 2019
Nelson Hollenbach | Elder Delegate –2019,
Barbara Hollenbach — 2018,
Judith Decker — 2017,
Lisa Walters –2018,
Kevin Gardner — 2019,
Melissa Kilderry — 2018,
Mary Pappas –2018
Youth Delegate – vacant
Bethany Schwendy – auxilliary member — 2019
Aaron Clark, Council Liaison
Dave Worthington — 2018
Raymond Weidner — 2017
J.R. Hunsberger — 2021
Robert Winn — 2020
Keith Heil — 2019
Mark Hosterman, Solicitor
Jim Purcell ,
| Ward 2, Chairperson
James Ryder | Ward 3
Steven Pizzollo | Ward 1
Zoning Hearing Board | Chuck Brooks,
Perkasie Planning Commission | Steve Pizzollo,
Park & Recreation | Aaron Clark