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Portage Borough
 

 Form of Government

Portage Borough is governed by the Home Rule Charter that sets the guidelines for Council Members. 
 
The Portage Borough Council consists of six members plus a Mayor elected at-large. 
 
The Borough  is divided into three (3) wards with two members representing each ward. 
 
One member from each ward serves a four (4) year term and one member serves a two (2) year term.
 
Voting Polls:
   Ward 1-Portage Public Library
   Ward 2-Senior Citizen Building
   Ward 3-Portage Area Historical Society
 

 

 

 Ward Representatives

Officials representing each ward with terms of service are:
 
James Kissell-Mayor
Ward 1   (4 year term)   
2014-2017
 
Sharon McCarthy, Council President
Ward 1   (4 year term)
2016-2019
 
John Morgan
Vice President
Ward 1  (2 year term)                                                                         
2016-2017
 
 
George Wozniak
Ward 2 (2 year term)
2016-2017
 
 
Jerome Yetsko               
Ward 2  (4 year term)    
2014-2017
 
Todd Learn
Ward 3 (2 year term )
2016-2017
 
David Hayes
Ward 3  (2 Year Term)
2016-2017