Schuylkill County's VISION

1464B Rt. 61 S
Pottsville, PA 17901
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Monday,May 02, 2016


Did you know...

  • Small township is ‘suburb’ of Pottsville
    • East Norwegian Township
  • A "suburb" of Pottsville, East Norwegian Township was formed from Norwegian Township in 1811.
  • The earliest villages were Coquenac and Mill Creek and mining was a key early industry.
  • Today, the Saint Clair Industrial Park is located in the township, which borders parts of Pottsville, Port Carbon and Saint Clair, as well as Route 61.
  • Population: 1,010
  • Founded: 1811

Three-member board of supervisors

  • Members:
    Kenneth DePauli, Chairperson
    John L. Ketner, Vice-Chairperson
    Jo Ellen Gipe

Municipal Information

  • Address:
    Port Carbon/St. Clair Highway
    Pottsville, PA 17901
    (570) 429-2610    
    (570) 429-2645 (fax)     
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  • Office Hours:
    No set hours
  • Regular Meeting Time:
    7 p.m. on the 1st Monday of each month

School District
Part of the Pottsville Area School District

  • District Office:
    1501 West Laurel Boulevard 

    Pottsville, PA  17901
    (570) 621-2900
    (570) 621-2044 (fax) 
    Superintendent: Dr. James T. Gallagher
  • High School:
    16th Street and Elk Avenue 
    Pottsville, PA  17901    

    (570) 621-2963    

    (570) 621-2036 (fax) 
    Principal: Jacqueline Wapinsky
  • D.H.H. Lengel Middle School: 

    1541 West Laurel Boulevard 
    Pottsville, PA  17901    

    (570) 621-2924
    (570) 621-2999 (fax)   

    Principal: Tiffany Reedy
  • John S. Clarke Elementary School: 

    601 North 6th Street 
    Pottsville, Pa 17901    

    (570) 621-2945
    (570) 621-2038 (fax)   

    Principal: Jeff Zweibel

School Board Members:
John Boran, President

Scott Krater, Vice President
Cindy Petchulis, Treasurer
David Delenick, Secretary
Gary Cortese
William Davidson
Karen Rismiller
Dr. Michael Smink
Scott Thomas
Richard Thornburg

Board Meeting Date/Time:
7:30 p.m. on the 3rd Wednesday of the month; work session, 7 p.m. on the 2nd Wednesday of the month