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: $744,210,880
Liquid Fuels Allocation: $431,872


Chamber of Commerce:
Allegheny Valley Chamber of Commerce


County Council District: 3 - Anita Prizio

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 Griffith, McCague, and W.
Police Chief Jonathan Lape


Council Board

Meeting Date

3rd Wednesday of every Month

Shawn Maudhuit  
Richard "Doc" DiSanti  Vice Chairman
Arlind Karpuzi  (COG Delegate)
Shirley Hollibaugh Chairman
Beverly Jordan  
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 Amy Gazzo 4th Wednesday

Taxes $4,198,478
Licenses & Permits $256,400
Fines $23,100
Interest $500
Intergovernmental $435,302
Charges for Service $245,347
Miscellaneous $133,352
Other $528,350

General Government $622,615
Public Safety $1,970,290
Public Works $2,386,067
Parks & Recreation $187,560
Miscellaneous $643,798
Refunds $10,500
Debt Services $0