TAKING THEIR OATHS OF OFFICE – As the Lower Pottsgrove Board of Commissioners’ meeting opened Monday night (Jan. 6, 2014) in the municipal building, 2199 Buchert Rd., Magisterial District Justice Edward C. Kropp Sr. (at left in both photos) was on hand to officiate at the swearing-in ceremonies of Commissioner Shawn Watson (right, top) and Tax Collector Jennifer Marsteller (center, below). Both pledged their oaths of office on Bibles held by their children. Marsteller later also was appointed by the board as township treasurer. Commissioner James Kaiser was away on business when the meeting began; before leaving, he took his oath of office Monday morning at 10 a.m., according to township Manager Edward Wagner.
Related (to the Lower Pottsgrove Board of Commissioners’ Jan. 6 meeting):