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State Rep. Mary Jo Daley Public Service Citation for Bob Weisbord

At last night’s Work Session Meeting, State Representative Mary Jo Daley presented a Public Service Citation to Bob Weisbord for his many years of pubic service to Narberth Borough.

State Rep. Mary Jo Daley with Bob Weisbord, in the background Council members, left to right, Jean Burock, Cyndi Rickards, Bob Weisbord, Ira Winston, State Rep. Mary Jo Daley, Rob McGreevey, Fred Bush, and Mayor Andrea Deutsch.

The January 12, 2023 Police Advisory Committee Meeting – CANCELED

The January 12, 2023 Police Advisory Committee Meeting has been CANCELED.

The next meeting of the Police Advisory Committee is scheduled to take place on February 9, 2023, at 7:30am.

Narberth Borough Police Advisory Committee shall meet at the Narberth Borough Municipal Building, located at 100 Conway Avenue, Narberth, PA. Meeting details are available at www.narberthpa.gov. If you require assistance in attending a meeting, please contact the Borough Office at least 24 hours in advance at (610) 664-2840.

For meeting materials information please click here.

Assistant Manager Job Advertisement

Narberth Borough Assistant Manager Job Opening

Narberth Borough, Montgomery County is currently seeking applications for the position of Assistant Manager.  The Borough is located on the Philadelphia Main Line and surrounded by Lower Merion Township. The Borough has a population of 4,492 with approximately 0.50 square miles and a police budget of approximately $1.9 million. Staffing includes 3 FTEs in Administration, 5FTEs in Public Works, 4 FTEs in Fire, and 8 FTEs in Police.  The position is responsible for supporting the Borough Manager in advancing the goals of Borough Council to better the lives of Borough residents as well as to lead the Borough in the absence of the Manager.   

The job duties can accommodate a variety of interests, backgrounds and skill sets, but education and experience showcasing competence and interest in municipal management is required.  Participation in meetings and community events outside of Borough office hours (8am to 4pm M-F with one hour lunch) will be expected.

The salary range is $95,000 to $115,000 with a benefit package including but not limited to a defined benefit pension, health insurance (with the Borough paying 95% of the cost), $1,000 HRA, and life insurance (100% of the cost paid by the Borough).  Career development and support, including membership in organizations such as ICMA, training/webinars, is supported, encouraged, and paid for by the Borough.

Proof of vaccination for Covid-19 is required unless otherwise provided under local, state, or federal law.  Must also not use tobacco or nicotine products.

The Borough of Narberth is an equal employment opportunity employer. The Borough is adamantly opposed to and will not tolerate any discrimination based on race, gender, color, disability, ancestry, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual preference, citizenship or authorized alien status, veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, or any other basis prohibited by law. All personnel actions and decisions including, but not limited to, recruiting, hiring, compensation, benefits, training, promotion, transfer or termination will be predicated solely on job performance. All employees are expected to honor this policy in their interaction with other employees and citizens. Employees are expected to take an active role in keeping harassment and discrimination out of the workplace by bringing issues to the attention of their supervisors in a timely manner and working to eradicate this behavior.

Deadline for applications is noon on January 27, 2023. Applicants should send cover letter and resume, including salary history/expectations all in one attachment to sbryant@narberthpa.gov.

Full Assistant Manager Job Description

To view all open positions click here

Earned Income Tax (EIT) Letter

As previously announced and advertised, Borough Council adopted a 0.5% Earned Income tax starting in 2023 to fund property tax relief (through a municipal homestead exemption) and capital improvements in the Borough.  More detailed information about the EIT reasoning can be found at this page.  

In addition, meeting minutes and recordings of Borough Council and the Finance and Administration Committee can be found for their meetings in August, September, October, November, and December where the EIT was discussed.

You may have or will receive a letter from the Montgomery County Earned Income Tax Collector, Berkheimer.  This is a legitimate letter and is not a scam.  If any of the information on the letter is incorrect, if you are not a Narberth resident, or do not have earned income, please contact Berkheimer at wecare@palocaltax.com or call 610-599-3139, to let them know, or for questions and concerns.

If you have any additional questions or run into any problems working with Berkheimer, please contact the Borough Manager Samantha Bryant directly at sbryant@narberthpa.gov or 610-206-3341.  Please note the Borough property tax collector, Regina Watson, is not involved in the collection of the Earned Income Tax.

Narberth Borough Council Vacancy for 2023

Due to the recent resignation of a member of Council, the remaining members will take action to fill the seat for the term expiring December 31, 2023 and accept applications for this vacancy until January 11, 2023. If you are interested in being considered, please fill out a Citizen Board Appointment Application and email it to appointments@narberthpa.gov prior to the Wednesday, January 11, 2023, deadline. Please note, any applicant would be required to have lived in the Borough for at least one year prior.