The New Freedom Borough government has several standing committees that oversee various functions of the government. Below is a listing of those committees and relevant information about them.

Zoning Hearing Board

Meets as required in the council chambers of the New Freedom Borough Municipal Office.  Watch for notices in the newspaper and on this event page.

Member Position Contact Term Expires
John Glover Chair 2016
Erik Paules Member 2017
Andrew Manker Member 2017
James Holley Alternate



New Freedom Borough Planning Commission

Meets the third Monday of each month (as required) at 7:00 pm. in the Council Chambers of the Borough Municipal Office

Member Position Contact Term Expires
Teresa Ruby Chairperson 2014
Matt Hopkins Vice Chairperson 2014
Dennis Sarpen Member 2017
Jean Merril Member 2017
Larry O’Brien Liasion 2015


New Freedom Borough Recreation Board

Meets the first Thursday of the month at 7:00 pm. in the Council Chambers of the Borough Municipal Office.

Member Position Contact
Joan Davis Chairperson
Marie Halapin Vice Chairperson Email Me
Jennifer Allen Member
Jennifer Ickes Member
Marianne Micheals
Member
Andy Bobby
Member
Vacant Member


Southern Regional Police Commission

Meets the first and third Wednesday’s of each month. The Commission is also made up of members outside of New Freedom Borough. Below are New Freedom Boroughs’ members of the Commission.

Member Position
Jeff Blum Elected Official Member
Jeff Halapin Mayor
Bruce Merrill Alternate Member


The UCC Appeals Board

Meets as required in the Council Chambers of the Borough Municipal Office.

Member Position Term
Joe Brockmeyer Member 2011
Michael Royer Member 2011
John King Member 2015
Russell Oft Member 2015
Robert Cramer Member 2011
Jeff Rehymeyer Solicitor