Mayor's Office

John Thompson

The Mayor of Wilkinsburg is elected every four years. The primary responsibility of the Mayor is oversight of the police department. The Mayor works closely with the Police Chief to ensure that the Police Department is operating efficiently and effectively. The Mayor also attends council meetings, and votes when necessary to break a tie. Our Mayor is an important representative of the community, and often performs ceremonial duties involving the Borough government.

To reach the Mayor's Office, please call (412) 244-2920.

John Thompson

Wilkinsburg Mayor John Thompson is the Borough’s 49th mayor. He has held office since 2006.

Announcement

No Council Meeting May 20, 2015
Please note that there will not be a Council Meeting on Wednesday, May 20 as originally advertised. The next...
Posted: 05/19/2015
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April, 2015 Council Mtg. Minutes
Council Meeting Minutes for April 1, 2015 and April 8, 2015 are now on-line for reading. April 15,2015 ...
Posted: 05/15/2015
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Community Calendar

6/1/2015
Planning Commission: 6:30 pm in Council Chambers, 2nd floor Borough Building
Joint Tax Comm. on Process to Reclaim Vacant Prop: 5:30 pm in the Wilkinsburg School District Board Room, 718 Wallace Ave.
6/10/2015
Civil Sector & Constituent /Business Outreach Comm: 6:00 pm in the 1st floor Conference Room, Borough Building

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