Township Elections & Appointments

Elected Officials
Board of Supervisors (3 members) (“Township Supervisors Handbook)
Board of Auditors (“Auditors Guide)
Township Real Estate Tax Collector (Act 48 of 2015) (Tax Collectors Manual)

Appointed Officials
Zoning Hearing Board (3 members) (vacancy for an alternate member) (“The Zoning Hearing Board)
Zoning Officer (The Zoning Officer)

Appointed Members/Representatives/Delegates
Chester County Tax Collection Committee (1 delegate plus an alternate; vacancy for alternate delegate) (Act 32 of 2008)
Historic Commission (not less than 3 nor more than 14 members) (vacancy for additional members)
Open Space Committee (not less than 3 nor more than 7 members) (vacancy for additional members)
Oxford Area Recreation Authority (1 representative)
Planning Commission (not less than 3 nor more than 9 members) (vacancy for additional members) (“The Planning Commission)

If you are interested in filling any of the above vacancies, please feel free to call or e-mail the Township at 610-255-0634 or elktownship@comcast.net.   

The terms and requirements for the above positions, along with the setting of compensation if applicable, are in accordance with the “PA Municipal Planning Code, the “2nd Class Township Code, and any other applicable state or federal laws.  The duties and responsibilities for the above positions are explained in publications available on the PA Department of Community and Economic Development website.