Elected Officials

mayor_of_Swissvale deneen swartzwelderOur Mayor

Deneen Swartzwelder

First elected in 2005, Deneen Swartzwelder is serving her third term as Mayor of Swissvale. The Mayor is a life-long resident and brings a love and passion for our community to her office. Her work has included the organization of countless family-friendly events including the Night of Lights, Easter Egg Hunt, Community Days and Halloween Parade, as well as many beautification projects such as flower planting and cleans up days throughout the borough.


Michele K Stanton, President

David Petrarca, Vice President

Martin Busch

Patricia L. Gionta

Julie A. Grose

Darrell Rapp

Tim Ward

Borough of Swissvale Council is made up of seven elected members, with each member serving a four year term. Council elections are held in November every other year with newly elected officials sworn in the following January. Your elected Borough of Swissvale council members are excited to be working together with the community as we pursue excellence together!

Pictured Above: (L->R Rear) Darrell Rapp, Tim Ward, Martin Busch, David Petrarca (L->R Front) Patricia Gionta, Pres. Michele Stanton, Julie Grose

Tax Office

Tax Collector
Thomas S. Barr, Jr.
Phone: 412-351-3342
Fax:  412-351-2707

Office Hours: 
9:30am - 12:30pm, Monday thru Thursday; Friday by Appointment Only

Real Estate Tax Office for Borough of Swissvale
7447 Washington Street
Swissvale, PA  15218

Contact Us: Call the Borough Office or use our online form to send an email.

Local Government

Congressman Mike Doyle, 14th District

Senator Jay Costa, 43rd Senatorial District

Representative Paul Costa, 34th District

Councilman Charles Martoni, 8th District