Borough of Newtown

23 North State Street
Newtown, PA  18940
Phone: 215.968.2109
Fax: 215.968.6338

Office Hours:  Monday-Friday 9 AM-5 PM

All meetings are held
in Borough Hall
unless otherwise noted.

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Officials

 

Newtown Borough is a municipality of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania organized under the Borough Code.  It is divided into two wards, with each ward electing three members of Borough Council.  The Mayor and Borough Council serve on a volunteer basis and receive no monetary compensation.
 
Elected Officials
Elected officials are voted into office by Newtown Borough residents and serve four year terms.

Borough Council:  six members
PRESIDENT OF COUNCIL
Robert Walker
 
Police Committee, Police Pension, Streets, Lights & Properties, Budget, Engineering , Legal
VICE-PRESIDENT OF COUNCIL
Chris Gusty
 
(856) 986-0562
chrisgusty@comcast.net
 
Co-Chair of Budget, Co-Chair of Streets, Lights & Properties
MEMBER
Tara Grunde-McLaughlin  
(215) 504-4948
 
 
Liaison to Traffic Management, Recreation
Board, Zoning Department
MEMBER
Robert King
 
 
Liaison to HARB, Joint Historic
MEMBER
Perry Warren
 
Co-Chair of Budget, Liaison to EAC, Shade Tree & Human Relations
MEMBER
Kevin McDermott               
                 

 
(215) 860-8534
kmcd5011@gmail.com
 
 
 
 
Chair of Personnel, Liaison to Planning Commission

MAYOR
Charles F. Swartz, III
 

 
(267) 767-9887

 
Police Committee, Emergency Management Coordinator
The Mayor does perform weddings upon request.
     

Tax Collector: Judy S.
Musto
(215) 504-1284 (phone)
(215) 860-7990 (fax)

taxcollector@boro.newtown.pa.us

Office: Borough Hall
23 N. State Street


Hours:
April and August: Tuesday 5-7 PM and last two Saturdays 9-11 AM
May 2 & August 31st 5-7 PM

Current Millages:  2015

Borough   13.25   Mills
County     23.20   Mills
School    115.01   Mills

Other times by appointment
For additional tax information, please visit http://www.boroughofnewtown.com/taxesand click on #28 for Newtown Borough.


Appointed Representatives
A number of Newtown Borough residents assist elected officials by serving on a committee, board or staff. The earned income tax collector is appointed. Patricia A. Ours, Treasurer; Marcia M. Scull, Borough Secretary; Anthony Wojciechowski, Police Chief; Borough Engineer, Mario Canales of Pickering, Corts & Summerson Inc.; Borough Solicitor, William J.  Bolla of High Swartz