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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
District 3
Seth Vaughn Vice-President
Glenn Geissinger
Mathew M. Benol
District 1
District 2
Matthew H. Dietz
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) 
(610) 559-3106 (fax)


County Council Meetings - STREAM Live Video

More Council Information
Council Committees
Council Districts

County Council Meeting Agenda -  October 20, 2016 6:30 PM

Please NOTE: Agendas are subject to change

County Commissioner's Association of Pennsylvania (CCAP)