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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Borough Government > 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
Robert Walker
Police Committee, Police Pension, Streets, Lights & Properties, Budget, Engineering , Legal
Larry Auerweck
(215) 579-5874
Liaison to Planning Commission
Tara Grunde-McLaughlin  
(215) 504-4948
Liaison to Traffic Management, Recreation
Board, Zoning Department
Robert King
Liaison to HARB, Joint Historic
Perry Warren
Co-Chair of Budget, Liaison to EAC, Shade Tree & Human Relations
Chris Gusty                 

Co-Chair of Budget, Personnel & Streets, Lights & Properties

Charles F. Swartz, III

(267) 767-9887

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

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

Office: Borough Hall
23 N. State Street

April and August: Tuesday 5-7 PM and last two Saturdays 9-11 AM
April 30th & August 31st 5-7 PM

Current Millages:  2015

Borough     13.25 Mills
County     23.20   Mills
School    114.02   Mills

Other times by appointment
For additional tax information, please visit and 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 McNamara, Bolla & Panzer.