Mayor


Council Members:
Nicholas H. Cost, Council President
Bernard Scalzo, Vice President
Chris DeGonzague, President Pro Tem
Joann M. Matarese
Robert L. Lesjack

Tracy A. Lazier

Amy T. Bean

RIGHT TO KNOW

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Sharon Vannan, RTK Officer
 To request a copy of any ordinance, minutes or any other records, please use the right-to-know application and/or the Contact Us page. Right to know request form can be found at link below:
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Borough Office - 2nd Floor - Monday thru Friday - 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

email: fcboro@nep.net

FOREST CITY POLICE DEPARTMENT - (570)785-3453

BOROUGH OF FOREST CITY

535 Main Street, Forest City, Pa 18421

Susquehanna County

DIRECTORY

FOREST CITY LICENSE PLATES AVAILABLE AT THE FOREST CITY NEWS AND THE FOREST HISTORICAL SOCIETY COMMEMORATING THE 250TH ANNIVERSARY OF ANTHRACITE COAL.  Please call the Forest City News at (570)785-3800

See the Community Calendar page for more information about the upcoming "Trail Town Festival"

SPECIAL MEETING - THURSDAY, JULY 19, 2018 - 7:00 P.M.

Council chambers, 2nd floor - Borough Building - 535 Main St.

FOR THE NOMINATION AND APPOINTMENT OF AN ELIGIBLE CANDIDATE TO FILL THE MAYORAL VACANCY CREATED BY THE RESIGNATION OF MAYOR ACCEPTED BY COUNCIL ON JULY 2, 2018.


The eligible candidate must be a registered voter and maintained residency in the borough for not less than one continuous year prior to the appointment.

AGENDA - SPECIAL MEETING

THURSDAY - JULY 19, 2018


1.    CALL TO ORDER – 7:00 P.M.

2.    PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE

3.    ROLL CALL

4.    PUBLIC COMMENT: (specific to the purpose of the meeting)


5.    PURPOSE OF THE SPECIAL MEETING:  (President Nicholas Cost)

       To accept nominations and subsequent appointment to the mayoral seat left vacant by resignation.

          a.   President Cost opens the floor for Nominations

          b.   President Cost closes the nominations

          c.   President Cost begins the voting process, the newly appointed Mayor is accepted by majority vote.

6.    SWEARING IN CEREMONY OF THE NEWLY APPOINTED MAYOR (Solicitor Smith)


7.    ANNOUNCEMENTS:

       The next regularly scheduled meeting will Monday, August 6, 2018


8.    ADJOURNMENT:  Request a Motion to adjourn, seconded by -  ("All in Favor", any opposed ?)

FOR SALE
"AS IS" 2007 Chevy Impala V-6 engine - missing on cylinder 5 - rusted rockers & floorboards - no A/C - 147,476 miles and “AS IS” 2011 Chevy Impala V-6 engine – 117,555 miles.  Both vehicles were used as police patrol cars.  Call 570-785-3326 for an appointment to inspect the vehicles.  Both cars must be sold together. A minimum starting bid is $500 for both.  Bids can also be mailed to Forest City Borough, 535 Main Street, Forest City, PA 18421.

What to expect!

  • The president of council announces that he is entertaining nominations to fill the vacancy.
  • Nominations do not need a second.
  • When no more nominations are offered, the president closes the nominations.
  • The President reads the first name and asks for a vote.
  • If the first person receives the majority vote (four out of seven council members), the voting is concluded.
  • If there is a tie vote or split vote, the appointment is tabled and another special meeting must be held within five to ten days at which time council may reconsider the vote.
  • The vacancy must be filled within thirty days from the resignation was accepted on July 2, 2018.


FOREST CITY TRAIL TOWN FESTIVAL - SATURDAY AUGUST 4TH 2018

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  WBRE NEWS REPORT 

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 2018

NEXT REGULAR MEETING - August 6, 2018

7:00 p.m. - 2nd floor Borough Building

535 Main Street, Forest City, PA

2018 MEETING SCHEDULE


Regular Meeting - MONDAY, AUGUST 6, 2018

Regular Meeting - TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 4, 2018

Regular Meeting - OCTOBER 1, 2018

Regular Meeting - NOVEMBER 5, 2018

Regular Meeting - DECEMBER 3, 2018