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Mount Penn mayor resigns; former councilman takes his place

By Kevin Fitzsimmons, Web Producer
Published On: May 15 2013 03:57:26 PM CDT
Updated On: May 15 2013 05:21:18 PM CDT

The mayor of Mount Penn has resigned.

MOUNT PENN, Pa. -

The mayor of Mount Penn has resigned.  

Josh Nowotarski told 69 News he decided to step down because he is now involved with his fifth business.

Nowotarski served as mayor of the borough for the past seven-and-a-half years.

Former Councilman Peter Heizmann has been appointed to be mayor. His term ends at the end of the year.