The Board of Supervisors is the governing body of Ferguson Township and comprises five elected officials who each serve four-year terms: two elected at large and three elected by ward. The Board of Supervisors is the policy-making body and is responsible for setting tax rates, approving an annual budget, and enacting ordinances to carry out policy. The Board of Supervisors appoints the Township Solicitor, Auditor and Township Manager.
The Board of Supervisors meets on the first and third Monday of each month. Meetings are open to the public and residents are encouraged to attend. Board meeting minutes are also archived on the Township website for residents who are interested in reading about past meetings. View Board of Supervisors meeting minutes online. C-NET broadcasts Ferguson Township Board of Supervisors (BOS) and Planning Commission meetings. Meetings are available to watch, free of charge, online. You can find videos of past Board meetings on C-NET. Programs are posted online within 72 hours and remain available for approximately one year.
Centre Region Council of Governments
The Board of Supervisors represents the Township as members of the Centre Region Council of Governments (COG). Each board member serves in various capacities on committees of the COG dealing with regional issues such as transportation, code enforcement, public services, finance, and personnel.