Berwick Personnel

Borough Personnel

The Borough of Berwick Council consists of seven Councilpersons, an elected Mayor and various appointed positions. Council members serve on committees to represent the community’s interests in developing new laws, the Borough budget, and ensure public safety, which protects the health, safety and general welfare of its citizens, as well as the administration of the Police Department.

Tim Burke Mayor

Tim Burke

Teresa Troiani Council President

Teresa Troiani
Council President

Nelson Learn Vice President

Nelson Learn
Vice President

Jay Jarrett Council Member

Jay Jarrett
Council Member

Jeri Wozniak Council Member

Jeri Wozniak
Council Member

Ray Karafinski Council Member

Ray Karafinski
Council Member

Tom Moccia Council Member

Tom Moccia
Council Member

Robert Lewis Council Member

Robert Lewis
Council Member

Other Borough Officials

Borough Manager
Damien Scoblink

Borough Solicitor
Franklin Kepner, Jr.

Borough Engineer
Quad 3 Group Inc.
Wilkes-Barre, Pa.

Fire Chief
Gene Boone

Emergency Management Director
Greg Harkins

The Borough Department of Public Works provides a number of services to residents and businesses such as snow removal, street sweeping, storm inlet maintenance, road patching, general park maintenance. A unique service provided by this department is the leaf pick up, which begins the second week of November and ends the last week of November. There is also a Christmas Tree pick up in January and a Brush pick up in April.



  • Jack Kyttle, Working Foreman
  • Michael Long, Assistant foreman
  • Doug Carrathers
  • Phillip Keifer
  • Aaron Zanoline
  • James Dalberto
  • Charles Gerasimoff
  • Sam Herring
  • Garrett Burke
  • Andy Hess
Building Inspections, Code Enforcement Recycling and Administration

Codes, Inspections and Recycling

The Office of Building Inspection and Code Enforcement in the Borough handles the enforcement of compliance with property maintenance ordinances, plan reviews and issues building permits. This office is responsible for new construction and site plan development of both commercial and residential. In addition, this office is responsible for the Recycling Program. For more information about these services and permits required, contact the Code Office at 752-2723.

Greg Harkins, Code Enforcement Officer, Rental Inspection - Ext. 2013

Curt Rider, Code Enforcement Officer, Permits, Zoning, Recycling - Ext. 2027

Nicoll Oliver, Code Enforcement Officer

Valarie Sanute, Codes Secretary, Receptionist - Ext. 2010


Curt Rider / Recycling Coord. - Ext. 2027


1800 N. Market St.
Berwick, PA 18603
Phone: 570-752-2723
Fax: 570-752-2726


The Borough Administration provides residents with general information and services available within the community.

Residents can call or visit the office

Regular business hours: Monday – Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Summer hours June 1st - September 2nd

Monday - Thursday 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Friday 7:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Cassandra Mowery, Treasurer / Payroll Clerk - Ext. 2014

Nancy A. Sborz, Administrative Assistant - Ext. 2015