People Above Politics
My Monthly Blog on the Lebanon Daily News
YouTube posts of Commissioner's and other
Action, Getting Results.
Lebanon PA 17046
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written highlights within hours after a meeting, like the 24/7 access to YouTube
videos of meetings..., drop me a note to receive email
alerts that let you know how commissioners
vote on issues. Litz@mbcomp.com
Thank you for your help and support
during this campaign. Your unwavering commitment is
the wind beneath my wings.
On election day, every vote matters. You
matter! And I can't win this race without you.
past four years, it has been an honor and a privilege to represent
all of the people of Lebanon County as your commissioner.
Please consider volunteering today
Jo Ellen Litz
you for your support of my campaign, and for all that you do.
Sincerely, Jo Ellen
Honorary Chair: Lt.
Gov. Catherine Baker Knoll --a woman who broke the glass ceiling and
contributed greatly to PA politics; born
in 1930, died
November 12, 2008.
People Above Politics
Treasurer: Richelle Whitman
American Business Women's Association
League of Women Voters
Web site paid for by Jo Ellen Litz.
Past and present Commissioners serving with former Chief Clerk
Don Rhine are (l to r) Harry Fisher, Phil Feather, Ed Arnold, Bill Carpenter,
Tom Behney, Rose Marie Swanger, Jo Ellen Litz, and Dan Kreider. Past County
Commissioner John Anspach is deceased.
The Lebanon County Commissioners are dedicated to providing public service to
the community to protect, restore and improve the quality of life in Lebanon
County. Functioning as a unit of government, the County Commissioners and
their associated agencies commit themselves to the leadership and service
required in pursuing activities beneficial to the County of Lebanon.
You are welcome to attend commissioner's
meetings: each Thursday in room 207 of the Municipal Building, Lebanon,
beginning at 9:30AM and continuing until all business is transacted. If a
holiday falls on Thursday, the meeting is held the preceding Wednesday.
The third Wednesday of each month at the
Lebanon County Home (Cedar Haven) beginning at 10:30AM and continuing until
all business is transacted.
The Commissioners meet on all other
Wednesdays, beginning at 9:30AM in Room 207 of the Municipal Building and from
time to time thereafter during the day until the close of business at 4:30PM
for the purpose of work sessions dealing with County Government functions.
Individuals, committees or groups wishing
to meet with the Board of Commissioners are requested to call the office
(274-2801 ext. 2202) prior to the date of the meeting to arrange for an
Meetings arranged by appointment will be
given priority to avoid unnecessary delay.
Current Commissioners are:
|Bill Carpenter, chairman - R|
|Larry Stohler, vice-chair - R|
|Jo Ellen Litz, secretary - D|
The law requires that there is a member of the
The Commissioner's powers include enacting and enforcing
ordinances and resolutions, adopting budgets, making appropriations, levying
taxes, incurring debt and directing the administration of county government.
|Chief Clerk is Jamie Wogelmuth.|
|Solicitor is Adrienne Snelling.|
Kathy and Brenda are also ready to assist you.