112 Township Drive, Tannersville, Pa. 18372

The Civil Service Commission is a six member body that has three regular members and three alternative members. As part of the First Class Township Code, Pocono Township is required to have a Civil Service Commission. The Commission has the following duties and responsibilities:

  • Examine and interview all applicants for the Pocono Township Police Department and make hiring recommendations to the Board of Commissioners
  • Propose changes to the department Standard Operating Procedures to the Board of Commissioners
  • Make decisions on grievances brought to the Commission by the Police Union
John Burns
Chairman / Term Expires: 12/31/2019
Roland Cheesman
Member / Term Expires: 12/31/2021
Donald Simpson
Member / Term Expires: 12/31/2023
Joseph Moloughney
Alternate / Term Expires: 12/31/2019
Peter Nish
Alternate / Term Expires: 12/31/2021
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