People Above Politics
My Monthly Blog on the Lebanon Daily News
YouTube posts of Commissioner's and other
Action, Getting Results.
Lebanon PA 17046
If you demand open government, appreciate
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.
County Municipal Building and Court System
The Municipal Building was built in 1963 and is located at 400 South 8th
Street, Lebanon, PA 17042. Phone (717)274-2801.
Handicap access is available at the rear of the building where six
parking spaces are reserved. For assistance call the Commissioner's office.
Hours of operation are: Monday - Friday
8:30-4:30 Evening Meetings may be scheduled Monday and Thursday
6:30-9:30pm. Use of County meeting rooms shall be limited to government
affiliated or supported agencies and organizations (March 29, 1988).
Reservation for meeting rooms will be reviewed in the County Commissioners
Office. Approval dates for meetings will be on a first come basis. No
signs may be erected, and no loud speakers are allowed in the lobby.
Be prepared to go through a security check. Items like knives and guns
must be checked before entering the courthouse. Further,
no cell phones are allowed on the third floor.
If you need to get in touch with any one at the court house, please dial
717-274-2801 or fax 717-274-8094. When you have a concern about
procedure, protocol is to contact the commissioner assigned to represent a
specific department. Commissioner liaison assignments are found on the
commissioner's page. Also, the courts are under Judge Tylwalk, marked with a
Lebanon The City of
Lebanon Zoning regulation pertaining to political signs is found in Section
1323.04(E)(1)(1) of the Zoning Code. Signs shall only be displayed in a
yard or from a structure and in no case shall the display area exceed
sixteen (16) square feet. Additionally, all signs shall not be displayed
more than sixty (60) days prior to an election and removed within two (2)
weeks after an election. No signs of any type are allowed on utility poles,
traffic signal poles.... Likewise, signs may not be erected in any portion
of the City right-of-way, including sidewalks, planting strips, shrub areas
along streets, and islands between streets. Call William Logan,
building/zoning officer with questions at 273-6711 between 8AM and 4 PM
Monday through Friday.
Earned Income Tax
Bureau does not fall under the supervision of the county
commissioners. Rather, the Lebanon EIT Bureau board of directors is
comprised of two school board members from each of Lebanon County's School
Districts: Annville Cleona, Cornwall Lebanon, Easter Lebanon, Lebanon,
Palmyra, and Northern Lebanon. Likewise, tax collected by the Lebanon EIT
Bureau supports public schools, not the County of Lebanon.