BOROUGH MAYOR & COUNCIL
Front Row (left to right):
Council Member Donald Burgess, Council President Allen Bayer,
Council Vice President Drew
Council Member Marietta Reeb,
Back Row (left to
right): Borough Manager Don Pepe, Council Member Gregg Semel, Council Member Mary Hess,
Council Member Ralph Geis,
Mayor Tom Oliverio.
elect a 7-member Council who serve without pay, each for a 4-year term.
Council members are elected every two years; with three members at one
election and four members at the other election.
The Council is responsible for
planning for the future, enacting ordinances, establishing local tax
rates, approving the budget, and providing an oversight of the current
needs of the community. Council hires a Borough Manager and a Police
Chief, who in turn, are responsible for the direction and administration
of Borough employees.
responsibilities of Council may be viewed by the following functional
out its responsibilities by organizing into the following Committees
that focus on planning, policy making, and oversight in their respective
Building & Finance
Safety including liaison with Police and Fire Depts.
Streets, Sidewalks & Storm water Management
Supply, Processing & Distribution
Electricity Source & Distribution
Council meetings are held the second Monday of each month at 7:30 PM in
the Council Chambers. The monthly Workshop meetings of the Council are
held the last Monday of each month at 7:30 PM.
The Zelienople Borough
Council Meetings Agenda are available online.
Click here to view the Agenda.
actions of Council are recorded and can be viewed by clicking on
Third Row (right to
left): Councilman Gregg Semel, Councilman Don Burgess