Rochester Borough Officials
The Borough of Rochester is governed by an eight person council. Council members serve four year staggered terms in office. The Mayor is elected to a four year term and is responsible for providing feedback from the community, providing administrative overview of the Police Department, and participating in Council meetings where he/she may vote in the event of a tie.
Rochester Borough Council meets once a month on the third Monday of the month at 6:30 PM. Meetings are held in the Rochester Borough Municipal Building, 350 Adams Street.
Council members and the mayor may be reached by calling the Rochester Borough Municipal Building at (724) 775-1200.
Mayor Keith Jackson (Term expires 12/31/2021)
Council President Ben Rader (Term expires 12/31/2023)
Council Vice President Marjorie White (Term expires 12/31/2021)
Donna Short (Term expires 12/31/2021)
Don Brothers (Term expires 12/31/2023)
Martin Knafelc (Term expires 12/31/2023)
Brandy Dietrich (Term expires 12/31/2023)
Howard Howe (Term expires 12/31/2021)
Ron Becker (Term expires 12/31/2021)
Solicitor: Bernard Rabik
Manager: John Barrett
Police Chief: Frank Mercier (724) 775-1100
Engineer: Widmer Engineering, 806 Lincoln Place, Beaver Falls (724) 847-1696
Real Estate Tax Collector: Donna Robson, 415 Vermont Ave, Rochester (724) 774-1509