Manor Borough

Westmoreland County


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Manor Borough Council


Seven Member Council

Former Mayor Jeremy Dixon swears in Council Members (Left to Right) James Vacha, Ralph Hensell, Bruce Hartman, Jr. and David Gongaware at the January 2, 2018 Council Reorganization Meeting.

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Manor Borough's seven member council members are elected to a 4-year term. Each member, in turn, serves on 2 of 6 committees. The Manor Borough Council as of January 2020 is:

If you need to contact any of the council members, they can be reached by email (Click the respective link above or hover your mouse pointer over the link to see their email address), you can leave a letter for them at their Borough mailbox, or call the Borough office and a message can be relayed to them.

The Committees each Council Member serves on are below.
The Council President will serve as a third member of each committee as needed.

Buildings & Properties

Mr. Ralph Hensell, Chairman

Mr. Ralph Hensell & Ms. Dawn Lynn

Community Betterment

Mr. David Gongaware, Chairman

Mr.  David Gongaware & Mr. James Vacha 


Mr. James Vacha, Chairman

Mr. James Vacha & Ms. Christine Marchand


Ms. Christine Marchand, Chairwoman

Ms. Christine Marchand & Mr. Brian Woy

Planning & Zoning

Ms. Dawn Lynn, Chairwoman

Ms. Dawn Lynn & Mr. Dave Gongaware

Public Safety

Mr. Brian Woy, Chairman

Mr. Brian Woy & Mr. Ralph Hensell

WWMA Delgate

Mr. Joe Lapia, Borough Mgr

Western Westmoreland Municipal Authority: Meets on the 3rd Thursday of the month.

CWCOG Delegate

Mr. Ralph Hensell, Mr. David Gongaware Alternate

Central Westmoreland Council of Governments: Meets on the 4th Tuesday of the month.

WCBA Delegate

Mr. Brian N. Woy

Westmoreland County Boroughs Association: Meets the 4th Thursday of March & September & the 3rd Thursday in November.

TCWA Delegate

Mr. Bruce Hartman, Jr.

PTARC Delegate

TBD, Alternate - Mr. Joe Lapia

Penn-Trafford Area Recreation Commission: Meets on the 1st Monday of the month.

WCTCC Delegate

Ms. Christine Marchand, 1st Alt Mr. Jim Vacha, 2nd Alt Mr. Dave Gongaware