Whitemarsh Township Authority

Regular Meetings
  • 7 p.m.
  • The 3rd Wednesday of every month
  • Township Building
    616 Germantown Pike
    Lafayette Hill, PA 19444-1821
  • Timothy Ferris, Chair
  • Carolyn Hanel, Vice-Chair
  • Jeffrey Mitchell, Secretary

  • Jonathan Riesberg, Treasurer
  • Vacant
Board of Supervisors Liaison
  • Bob Hart
Additional Information
The Whitemarsh Township Authority consists of 5 residents appointed by the Board of Supervisors, serving overlapping 5 year terms. The Authority is responsible for the sanitary sewer system and powers and duties are as follows:
  • Section 3-57. Township Authority
    • A. Where is hereby recognized the existence of the Township Authority for the purposes permitted by general law when ordained by the Board of Supervisors
    • B. Membership; terms; vacancies
      • Creation, termination, powers and functions of the Township Authority shall be governed by the Municipalities Authorities Act of 1945, P.L. 382, and its amendments
      • The Whitemarsh Township Authority shall consist of 5 members serving overlapping 5-year terms
      • Should a vacancy occur, the Board of Supervisors shall appoint a member to fill the vacancy only for the unexpired portion of the term
    • C. Powers and duties. The duties of Authority members shall be as specified under the Municipalities Authorities Act of 1945, as amended
  • Chapter 95 of the Code of the township of Whitemarsh establishes certain provisions regarding sanitary sewers