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Commissioner Heather Lipkin (Ward 1)
Commissioner Heather Lipkin (Ward 1)
817 Lawrence Street Bethlehem, PA 18015 610-751-8107
Commissioner James Seagreaves (Ward 2)
Commissioner James Seagreaves (Ward 2)
1532 Maumee Avenue Allentown, PA 18103 610-791-1841
Commissioner Debra Brinton (Ward 3)
Commissioner Debra Brinton (Ward 3)
2011 Cypress Avenue Allentown, PA 18103 610-791-4044
Commissioner Rodney Conn (Ward 5)
Commissioner Rodney Conn (Ward 4)
39 W Cherokee Street Emmaus, PA 18049 484-232-6122 rconn@salisburytownshippa.org
Commissioner Alok Patnaik (Ward 5)
Commissioner Alok Patnaik (Ward 5)

2733 Andrea Drive
Allentown, PA 18103
484-661-5843
apatnaik@salisburytownshippa.org

About the Board of Commissioners

Presently, the Salisbury Township Board of Commissioners consists of Debra Brinton (President), Rodney Conn (Vice President), James Seagreaves (President Pro-Tempore), Alok Patnaik and Heather Lipkin. The members’ contact information, term expiration and Wards are listed below.

Commissioners serve four-year terms, elected in two staggered election cycles. Commissioners for Wards 1, 3, and 5 are elected during the same cycle, as are commissioners for Wards 2 and 4 this guarantees that all five will never be up for election during the same election cycle. The Board elects a President and Vice-President from within to preside over Board meetings; however all members have equal legislative and voting power. All votes on matters such as resolutions, ordinances, motions and policies require a majority of those members present at a meeting in order to pass. For example, at a meeting with all five Commissioners present, a vote of 3-yes and 2-no would be sufficient, or if only three Commissioners are present, a vote of 2-yes and 1-no would be sufficient to pass the motion. However, the appointment of a Township Solicitor or Township Engineer requires a majority of the members to pass (i.e. three or more “yes” votes).

Township Meetings

2nd and 4th Thursday of each month at 7:00 pm

Board Members

  • Debra Brinton, President
    2011 Cypress Avenue
    610-791-4044
    Ward 3
    Tern Expires 1/1/24
  • James Seagreaves, President
    Pro-Tempore

    1532 Maumee Avenue
    610-791-1841
    Ward 2
    Term Expires 1/1/22
  • Rodney Conn, Vice President
    39 W Cherokee Street
    484-232-6122
    Ward 4
    Term Expires 1/1/22
  • Tax Collector/Treasurer (Appointed):
    Treasurer: Ms. Tamara Kulik Smarch
    Phone: (610) 871-0252
    Term Expires 1/1/22
  • Heather Lipkin
    817 Lawrence St
    610-751-8107
    Ward 1
    Term Expires 1/1/24
  • Alok Patnaik
    2733 Andrea Drive
    484-661-5843
    Ward 5
    Term Expires 1/1/22

 

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Electronic Waste & Household Hazardous Waste Collection

To dispose of electronic waste and/or household hazardous waste, please call Republic Services at 484-273-3940. Please be sure to use this number as the one in the flyer that was mailed from Republic Services is incorrect (the one posted on the Township’s website is correct).

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