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

2024 Meeting Dates:

  • January 2 (Reorganization) and January 16
  • February 6 and February 20
  • March 5 and March 19
  • April 2 and April 16 (Election Day is April 23)
  • May 7 and May 21
  • June 4 and June 18
  • July 2 and July 16
  • August 6 and August 20
  • September 3 and September 17
  • October 1 and October 15
  • November 6 and November 19 (Election Day is November 5)
  • December 3 and December 17

Tamaqua Council 2024

Left to right, standing: Mayor, Nathan Gerace; Councilman, Jay Hollenbach Jr.; Councilwoman, Kathy Kunkel; Councilwoman and Council President Pro Tem, Mary Linkevich; Councilman, Ritchie Linkhorst; Council Vice President, Ronald Bowman; Councilman, Robert Amentler; Public Works Director, Jay Stidham.

Left to right, seated: Borough Solicitor, Tony Odorizzi; Borough Secretary/Treasurer (Trainee), Tim Ziegler; Council President, Brian Connely; Borough Manager, Kevin Steigerwalt...missing from photo:  Police Chief, Michael Hobbs

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