Highspire Borough City Council in Highspire Pennsylvania

Address and phone number for Highspire Borough City Council, a City Council, at Eshelman Street, Highspire PA.


Name
Highspire Borough City Council
Address
640 Eshelman Street, Highspire, Pennsylvania, 17034
Phone
717-939-3303
Fax
717-939-3371
Hours
Mon-Fri 8:00 AM-4:00 PM

About the Highspire Borough City Council

The Highspire Borough City Council, located in Highspire, PA, is the legislative body for the city government in Highspire. The City Council sets policy for the city government, adopts capital budgets, and sets Highspire tax rates. It also authorizes borrowing, adopts ordinances and resolutions, and approves contracts. In Highspire, the City Council has substantial authority over regulating land use, public health and safety, and business activity. The City Council also oversees city government staff and operations.

You may contact the City Council for questions about:
  • Highspire City Council meetings and minutes
  • Representatives and elected officials
  • Highspire City Council calendar and agenda
  • City Council membership and districts in Highspire
  • Council committees and legislative bodies
City Council Responsibilities

An elected body, the Highspire City Council represents Highspire residents by acting as the legislative branch of the Highspire government and making policy for Highspire. The City Council follows the Highspire city charter, which designates responsibilities such as overseeing the city budget and adopting policies for the city. Contact the City Council for information about the responsibilities of the City Council.

City Council Elections

The Highspire City Council is an elected body, and council members serve set terms with regular elections. In Pennsylvania state, City Council elections occur on a regular schedule with other local, state, and federal elections. Contact the City Council for more information about elections.

Highspire City Council Meetings

The Highspire City Council holds regular meetings to discuss City Council business. City Council meetings are open to the public on a regular schedule. Under Pennsylvania statutes, the City Council publicizes its meeting schedule and the agenda for its meetings. Following a City Council meeting, the meeting minutes will be published and made available to the public. Contact the Highspire Borough City Council for information about upcoming City Council meetings or meeting minutes from prior meetings.

Addressing the Highspire City Council

The general public can address the City Council during a City Council meeting. Regular City Council meetings provide opportunities for public comment. Similarly, when considering certain actions, Pennsylvania statutes require public comment during a public hearing. In addition to full City Council meetings, committee meetings also conduct preliminary reviews and consider City Council business. These committee meetings may be open to the public.

Contact the Highspire Borough City Council

You may contact the Highspire Borough City Council by calling 717-939-3303, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Highspire Borough City Council, 640 Eshelman Street, Highspire, Pennsylvania, 17034.


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