Elected Officials

Borough Council

Tamaqua Borough Council meetings are held the first and third Tuesdays of each month with the first meeting being optional. Meetings are open to the public and begin at 7 p.m. in the Tamaqua Municipal Building, 320 East Broad Street.  Before coming to the first of two meetings, call the Borough between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. to see if it was cancelled.

Borough Council Meeting Minutes

2021 Meeting Dates:

  • January 5 and 19
  • February 16
  • March 16
  • April 20
  • May 19 (Election Day is May 18)
  • June 15
  • July 20
  • August 17
  • September 21
  • October 5 and 19
  • November 3 and 16 (Election Day is November 2)
  • December 7 and 21




First row (L to R):  Mayor, Nathan Gerace; Borough Secretary/Treasurer, Georgia Depos DeWire; Council President, David Mace and Borough Manager, Kevin Steigerwalt

Standing (L to R):   Former Police Chief, Henry Woods; Council Vice President, Brian Connely, Councilwoman, Mary Linkevich; Former Councilman, Tom Cara; Councilman, Ronald Bowman; Councilman, Richie Linkhorst; Councilman, Robert Amentler  

Missing from photo:  Police Chief, Michael Hobbs and Councilman, Jay Hollenbach, Jr.

Tax Collector
Pam McCullion
Karl P. Smulligan
Betsy Kline Melnick
Richard M. Hadesty Jr.
Charles T. Rodgers