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                              LUZERNE COUNTY COUNCIL

                                        
                             
         Linda McClosky Houck (Chair)                       Tim McGinley (Vice-Chair)
 
                                
Edward A. Brominski                                RickWilliams                                Kathy Dobash 
 
                                
        Harry Haas                               Stephen A. Urban                          Eugene Kelleher
 
                                     
Eileen M. Sorokas                          Jane Walsh Waitkus                           Robert Schnee 

    

Phone: (570) 825-1634 
Fax:    (570) 825-1802
 
200 North River Street
Wilkes-Barre PA 18711 
 
 Group email address (each Council member receives the email)
 
Luzerne County Council Members              LCCM@luzernecounty.org

 


 AUTHORITIES, BOARDS, AND COMMISSIONS

The Luzerne County Council accepts applications for all County Authorities, Boards, and Commissions on a rolling basis.  All interested citizens of Luzerne County are invited to submit an application of interest.  Please note that seats on some of these bodies are subject to specific requirements or qualifications.

  • Accountability, Conduct and Ethics Commission
  • Advisory Council on the Aging
  • Agriculture Preservation Board
  • Blighted Property Review Committee
  • Board of Elections and Registration
  • Children and Youth Advisory Board
  • Conservation District Board
  • Convention Center Authority
  • Drug and Alcohol Executive Commission
  • Flood Protection Authority
  • Forty Fort Airport Advisory Board
  • Hospital and Higher Education Authority
  • Housing Authority Board
  • Industrial Development Authority
  • Luzerne County Community College Board of Trustees
  • Luzerne­­-Wyoming Counties Mental Health and Developmental Services Program Advisory Board
  • Luzerne County Planning Commission
  • Recreational Facilities Advisory Board
  • Redevelopment Authority Board
  • Tax Assessment Appeals Board
  • Tourist Promotion Agency
  • Luzerne County Transportation Authority Board
  • Workforce Investment Board
  • Zoning Hearing Board 

Please visit http://www.luzernecounty.org/county/boards-authorities to download an application, or contact Sharon Lawrence, Clerk of Council at 570-825-1634. 

Completed applications should be submitted to Sharon Lawrence, Clerk of Council, Luzerne County Courthouse, 200 North River Street, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18711 or emailed to sharon.lawrence@luzernecounty.org, in order to be considered for appointment.  All who submit applications will be contacted for an interview.  

 


 Mission Statement

The Mission of Luzerne County Government is to provide honest, effective, efficient, and equitable services to the residents of Luzerne County and to enhance the quality of life in the County through sustainable economic development and evironmental stewardship.

Vision

Luzerne County will be a safe and healthy community with a diverse, prosperous, and sustainable economy, offering excellent services while perserving the natural environment, local history, and culture.

Principles

    1. Practice sound fiscal management.
    2. Provide excellent service delivery.
    3. Encourage a spirit of teamwork in which County operations are conducted in an ethical and fair manner.
    4. Treat all with dignity, fairness, honesty, and respect.
    5. Conduct government deliberations in an open and transparent manner.
    6. Strengthen the diversity and improve the stability of the economic base.

 

 

SCHEDULE OF 2017 BUDGET MEETINGS/HEARINGS/WORK SESSIONS (October through December 2016)

2016 MEETING SCHEDULE

NOTE: Council meetings will be broadcasted live on Service Electric Cable TV, Channel 19, and streamed live on: http://www.videoinnovations.com/LiveLuzerneCountyCouncilMeeting.html

 

 

FY2016 BUDGET - proposed by County Manager

FY2015 BUDGET -  Approved Ordinance 2014-10 - amended position budget

 

2014 LUZERNE COUNTY AUDIT

 

County Goals Chart 

 

County Council By-Laws

 


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CODES OF LUZERNE COUNTY

  

COUNTY COUNCIL E-MAIL

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