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

2023 Meeting Dates:

  • January 3 and 17
  • February 7 and 21
  • March 7 and 21
  • April 4 and 18
  • May 2 and 17 (Election Day is May 16)
  • June 6 and 20
  • July 5 (due to July 4th holiday) and 18
  • August 1 and 15
  • September 5 and 19
  • October 3 and 17
  • November 8 and 21 (Election Day is November 7)
  • December 6 and 20



Left to right, standing: Police Chief, Michael Hobbs; Councilwoman Kathy Kunkel; Mayor, Nathan Gerace; Councilwoman and Council President Pro Tem, Mary Linkevich; Councilman, Jay Hollenbach, Jr.; Council Vice President, Ronald Bowman; Councilman Richie Linkhorst; Councilman, Robert Amentler

Left to right, seated: Borough Solicitor, Tony Odorizzi; Borough Secretary/Treasurer (Trainee), Tonia Collevechio; Council President, Brian Connely and Borough Manager, Kevin Steigerwalt...missing from photo: Georgia Depos-Dewire, Borough Secretary/Treasurer.

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