Civil Service Commission


The Commission follows set guidelines for the hiring of Borough Police Officers.
Members Include:
Damien Scoblink
Larry Surkin
Casper Plish Jr.
Kimmie Cook
Robert Lewis


Berwick Borough Committees

The Borough of Berwick Committees meet monthly or as needed in Council Chambers at 1800 N. Market Street.  Committees meet to discuss any issues and projects going on within that specific area.  The Committees have the authority to make suggestions to Council for official action.  Many times, a committee will meet to discuss current processes and ongoing issues within Borough Departments.  In addition, Committees often meet to introduce proposed policies, Resolutions, and Ordinances to the entire Council.  Often times, the Borough Manager and the Department Head sit on each committee of Council. The public is invoted to attend.



Committees usually meet as needed,


please call ahead at (570) 752-2723

Personnel:  1st Monday 4:30pm

(personnel issues)


Legal & Finance: 1st Monday 5:00pm


 (legal issues including lawsuits, budget committee)

Parks & Recreation:  1st Wednesday 5:00pm


(Events: Summer Concerts. Activities: July 4th Festival, Kid's Night, Parades, Celebrations, and Beautification.)

Police:  2nd Wednesday 10:00am


Police Chief Ken Strish 

Fire & Water:  Last Thursday at 7:30PM

Emergency Management: 2nd Wednesday 5:00pm

(Council Members will need to attend the County EMA meetings held and also be available for the municipal EMA drill held once a year)

Codes, Recycling, & Ordinances:  2nd Monday 4:00pm

(Includes being responsible for introducing ALL proposed ordinances of all types)


Department of Public Works: 2nd Tuesday 9:00AM


Safety Committee:  1st Wednesday 8:30am

(Includes Safety of all employees and public, including introducing suggestions and safety policies and procedures.)

, Borough Manager - 

Cassandra Mowery - Administration

Jack Kyttle -Public Works

Jordon Hopper - Public Works

 – Police

Curt Rider – Codes

And any other Councilmember that would like to be involved


Fire Board:  Last Thursday @ 7:30PM