Civil Service Commission*


Meeting Time: as needed (meeting times are set at the 1st meeting in January)              

Membership: 3 Members*                       

Length of Membership: 6 Year Terms

*Membership Requirements: Members must be residents who possess professional experience

Location in the General Code: Chapter 4, Article X (link)



The Civil Service Commission enforces the rules and regulations pertaining to Civil Service Employees, and certifies the eligibility of qualified applicants for positions and promotions within the Norristown Police and Fire Departments. The Commission can hear the appeal of any person suspended, reduced in rank, or removed from the Norristown Police or Fire Department in accordance to the Civil Service Rules and Regulations adopted by the Municipal Council of Norristown.



None, althoughinterested residents are more than welcome to apply in case of a vacancy by emaling your letter of interest and resume to Catherine Iwanowicz, Executive Assistant to the Municipal Administrator, at


Boards and Committees

Municipality of Norristown
235 East Airy Street
Norristown, PA 19401

Phone: 610-272-8080
Fax: 610-275-0687

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Norristown Council Meeting held on November 8, 2017
Norristown Council Meeting held on October 3, 2017
Norristown Municipal Council Meeting held on Sept. 5th
Listening Tour 3

2017 CLA Graduates
From the gallery Citizens' Leadership Academy

From the gallery 2017 Clean Up Day

From the gallery 2017 Clean Up Day