- HARB (Historic Architectural Review Board)
- Municipal Authority Board
- Zoning Hearing Board
- Codes Appeal Board
Board and Commission Vacancies
There are vacancies on the following boards, commissions and task force for the Town of Bloomsburg. Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest to the Town of Bloomsburg located at 301 E. 2nd Street, Bloomsburg PA 17815. You can also submit via e-mail at: [email protected]
(2) Code Appeal Board Alternates- No set hearings.
(1) Flood Task Force- Meets quarterly. Interested citizens can contact Charles Fritz at [email protected] or (570) 784-4532.
(1) Zoning Hearing Board Alternate- Hearings are usually the second Thursday of the month at 7 p.m. Term expires 12/31/2022.
COMMITTEE MEETING SCHEDULE
Bloomsburg Town Council holds the following monthly Committee meetings on second floor of Town Hall in Council Chambers.
ADMINISTRATIVE/FINANCE COMMITTEE: W. Kreisher (Chair), T. Bell, B. Crawford, V. DeMelfi
Committee Responsibilities – Personnel, Hiring Personnel, Appointments to Boards and Commissions, Pension, Insurances, Policies, Training, Monthly Financial Report, Budgeting and Capital Improvements
9.00 a.m. on the following dates: Jan. 6, Feb. 3, March 3, April 7, May 5, June 9, July 14, Aug. 4, Sept. 8, Oct. 6, Nov. 10, Dec. 8
COMMUNITY & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE: T. Bell (Chair), J. Huber, J. Hummel and V. DeMelfi
Committee Responsibilities – Code Enforcement and Zoning, Future Zoning, Housing, Planning, Preservation/HARB, Downtown, Comprehensive Plan and Strategic Plan
3:00 p.m. on the following dates: Jan. 26, Feb. 23, Mar. 30, April 27, May 25, June 29, July 27, Aug. 31, Sept. 28, Oct. 26, Nov. 30, Dec. 14.
PUBLIC SAFETY COMMITTEE: W. Kreisher (Chair), B. Crawford, J. Garman, V. DeMelfi
Committee Responsibilities – Traffic, Parking Ordinances, Law Enforcement Grants, Assemblages/Parades, Diversity, Emergency Management and Fire Department
9:00 a.m. on the following dates: Jan. 19, Feb. 16, Mar. 16, April 20, May 20 will be held at 1 p.m., June 15, July 20, Aug. 17, Sept. 21, Oct. 19, Nov. 16, Dec. 14.
PUBLIC WORKS & ENVIRONMENT COMMITTEE: J. Hummel (Chair), J. Garman, J. Huber
Committee Responsibilities – CDBG, Airport Grants/Programs/Projects, Buildings and Grounds, Town Park, Infrastructure, Parking Lots, Parking Projects, Streets, Storm/Sanitary Sewer, Stormwater Management, Trees/Shade Tree Commission, Recycling Operations and Compost Site
9:00 a.m. on the following dates: Jan. 5, Feb. 2, March 2, April 6, May 4, June 8, July 13, Aug. 3, Sept. 7, Oct. 5, Nov. 9, Dec. 7
Sub-Parking Objective – To improve accessibility for parking in high use areas. Sub-Committee must be aware of budgeting and funds for suggested changes and recommendations. Not a voting committee. Committee meetings are publicly advertised. Committee formed through Public Safety on May 21, 2019.
4:00 p.m. on the following dates: Jan. 25, Feb. 16, March 15, April 19, May 17, June 21, July 19, Aug. 16, Sept. 20, Oct. 18, Nov. 15, Dec. 13.
Please note, Public Safety Committee discontinued the meetings until further notice (vote occurred on 1/19/2021).
AIRPORT TASK FORCE MEETING:
Airport Task Force Objective – Responsible for finding ways to generate revenue. Sub-Committee must be aware of budgeting and funds for suggested changes and recommendations. Not a voting committee. Group was formed through Council on August 10, 2020.
6:00 p.m. on the following dates: Jan. 6, Feb. 3, March 3, April 7, May 5, June 2, July 14, Aug. 4, Sept. 1, Oct. 6, Nov. 3, Dec. 1.
HUMAN RELATIONS COMMISSION MEETING:
First Thursday of each month at 6 p.m.