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Northampton County Council

The Northampton County Council is the governing body of the County which exercises the legislative power of the County, including the power to make laws and to exercise any residual powers of a County and any powers conferred on a County or County official by the laws of Pennsylvania, subject to the provisions of the Northampton County Home Rule Charter. County Council is empowered to levy taxes, set salaries, adopt budgets, ordinances and resolutions. This branch of County government works in conjunction with the administrative and judicial branches to provide effective, efficient and responsive representation to the residents of Northampton County. County Council members are elected to terms of four years. County Council consists of nine elected members, four of which represent specific districts, and five which are elected at-large throughout the entire County.

Council Members
Margaret (Peg) Ferraro
Glenn A. Geissinger Vice-President
Mathew M. Benol
Hayden Phillips
Seth Vaughn
District 1
District 2
Lamont G.
McClure Jr.
District 3
Scott Parsons
District 4

County Council Solicitor
Philip D. Lauer, Esq.

Clerk to Council
Linda M. Zembo 

Council Address
Northampton County Council
Northampton County Courthouse
669 Washington Street
Easton, PA 18042-7475

(610) 829-6596 (phone) 
Previous number (610) 559-3195 - calls will be routed
to our new number for a short period of time.
(610) 559-3106 (fax)


County Council Meetings - STREAM Live Video

More Council Information
Council Committees
Council Districts

County Council Meeting Agenda - November 19, 2015 6:30 PM
County Commissioner's Association of Pennsylvania (CCAP)