Term of Office: 6 Years
Appointment Process: Elected in
Meetings: 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month, 6:30 PM at
the Township Building
West Whiteland Township is a Second Class Township governed by a three-member
Board of Supervisors. The Supervisors are elected at large for staggered
six year terms and at the annual reorganization meeting in January select a
Chairman and Vice Chairman. The Board is empowered to set policy, to enact
legislative (ordinances), and to levy taxes. It is also the Executive
Board to administer the policy, codes, and taxes of the Township.
The Board of Supervisors set annual budgets and control the expenditure of
funds. The Board is responsible for the appointment of the Township
Manager and volunteers to the various Boards and Commissions of the Township.
The Board also appoints professionals to provide legal and technical counsel.