West Deer Township

Municipal Offices:

109 East Union Road
Cheswick, PA 15024
Phone: (724) 265-3680
Fax (724) 265-2228


2000 US Census: 11,910
Sq. Miles: 28.65
Road Miles: 125
Millage: 2.99
Assessed Valuation: $741,828,080
Liquid Fuels Allocation: $410,315


Chamber of Commerce:
Allegheny Valley Chamber of Commerce


County Council District: 3 - Ed Kress

Senatorial District: 38 - Randy Vulakovich
Legislative District: 54 - Eli Evankovich
Congressional District: 12 - Keith Rothfus

Web Site: www.westdeertownship.com

School District: Deer Lakes






Manager/Secretary Daniel Mator

Admin Assistant

Cathy Sopko

Tax Collector Dorothy Bonovitz
Road Foreman John Yourish
Building Inspector William Payne
Zoning Officer William Payne
Engineer Shoup Engineering
Solicitor Sam Happel
Police Chief Jonathan Lape


Council Board

Meeting Date

3rd Wednesday of every Month

Rick Florentine  
Richard "Doc" DiSanti  
Leonard Guerre  (COG Alternate)
Shirley Hollibaugh  
Jeff Fleming Chairman
Joyce Romig  
Gerry Vaerewyck



Other Advisory Boards


NameContact Person & PositionMeeting Date
Planning Commission Mark Schmidt

4th Thursday

Zoning Hearing Board Neil Tristani As Needed
Parks & Recreation Board Bev Jordan As Needed

Taxes $4,227,485
Licenses & Permits $236,350
Fines $26,600
Interest $200
Intergovernmental $721,979
Charges for Service $135,840
Miscellaneous $214,528
Other $549,566

General Government $1,305,375
Public Safety $1,779,540
Public Works $2,183,833
Parks & Recreation $845,141
Miscellaneous $5,000
Refunds $8,000
Debt Services $0