Council

About the Council

Meeting Times: Council meets on the first Wednesday of each month. The executive session begins at 6:30 PM followed by the regular meeting at 7:30 PM.

Always check the municipal calendar for changes to this schedule.

Council Member Responsibilities Term Expires
 
James Mengucci,
Mayor
(908) 859-3355 Ext. 225
-Exercises the Executive Powers of the Municipality
-Presides over all meetings of the Council
-Planning Board Member – Class I
-Labor Negotiations Committee
12/31/2023
 
Joseph Pryor,
Council President
(609) 462-3494
-Serves in place of the Mayor in the event of his absence, disability
or refusal to act
-Finance Committee
-Planning Board Member –  Class III
-Board of Education Liaison
 
12/31/2021
 
Louis Belcaro,
Councilman
(908) 329-4141
-Department of Public Works(DPW) Liaison
-Buildings and Grounds Liaison
-Sewer Utility Liaison
-Labor Negotiations Committee 
12/31/2021
 
William Wright,
Councilman
(908) 763-9644
 
-Police Department Liaison
-Fire Department Liaison
-Rescue Squad Liaison
 
12/31/2022
 
James Palitto,
Councilman
(908) 329-8075
 
-Recreation Committee Member
-Lopatcong Athletic Association Liaison
-Municipal Insurance & Fund Commissioner 
12/31/2022

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