Perkasie Borough Council seeks Borough residents who would be interested in serving on various appointed Boards and Commissions. The following positions offer a unique opportunity to serve your community and learn more about municipal services:
- 1 vacancy Civil Service Commission alternate member
The Civil Service is responsible for personnel administration for Police Officers in the Borough including oversight of testing, promotions, and review of disciplinary matters. The alternate would stand in for a Civil Service Commissioner that might be able to attend a meeting.
- 1 vacancy Perkasie Planning Commission
This board has the responsibility for advising Borough Council on land use planning, zoning proposals and the Borough’s Comprehensive Plan.
- 1 vacancy Zoning Hearing Board alternate member
As an alternate, appointed resident would stand in for Zoning Hearing Board members that may not be able to attend a hearing. The Zoning Hearing Board performs an important function in reviewing appeals and variances to the Borough Zoning Ordinance.
- 1 vacancy Zoning Hearing Board
The Zoning Hearing Board performs an important function in reviewing appeals and variances to the Borough’s Zoning Ordinance.
- 1 Park and Recreation Youth Delegate
This position is for any High School Junior or Senior Borough resident (for the 2022-2023 school year). It is an opportunity to provide input on a variety of matters that come before the Park and Recreation Board. Youth delegates are encouraged to participate in all public discussions, but may not vote.
Interested Perkasie Borough residents should apply by application or letter addressed to the Borough Office, Donna Benner, 620 W. Chestnut Street, Perkasie or by calling the Borough Office at 215-257-5065. An optional application form is available on line at perkasieborough.org. When submitting an application, mark the envelope BOARD APPLICATION ENCLOSED.