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Co-Chair: Public Safety
The Mayor is elected at large to a four-year term with the primary responsibility of overseeing and supervising the Police Department and Public Safety. The Mayor is the official spokesperson for the community and represents the Borough in various civic and social activities. The Mayor also has the ability to officiate at weddings, administer oaths and affirmations.
The voters of Yeadon give legislative and executive authority to the Borough Council. The Council is comprised of seven (7) members, of which each serves four-year terms that are staggered. The chief responsibility of the Council includes supervising borough operations, adopting an annual budget, levying borough taxes, approving contracts and bids, and passing necessary policy and regulatory ordinances. Additionally, Council appoints officials to run the daily affairs of the borough, along with members of various municipal boards and commissions.