Castle Shannon mayor wins Mayor of the Year award


CASTLE SHANNON, Pa. - Donald Baumgarten, Mayor for the Borough of Castle Shannon since 2001, was elected by his peers as the 2014 Pennsylvania Mayor of the Year at the 43rd Annual Conference of the Pennsylvania State Mayors' Association.

On an annual basis, the Pennsylvania State Mayors’ Association (PSMA) invites officials of the municipalities of its member Mayors to consider whether their Mayors have had a significant impact upon their communities and are worthy of the title Mayor of the Year.

Nominees are expected to be leaders in their municipalities and have accomplishments which are extraordinary.