John C. Gross, Treasurer

Responsibilities
Some of the major activities of the Treasurer include:
  • Receiving and depositing all monies daily for operational accounts / funds of the County
  • Investing County operational funds
  • Maintaining all cash balances daily for County Accounts
  • Preparing checks for payroll, general expenses, and indirect costs
  • Serving as a member of the County Retirement Board
  • Serving as a licensing agent for the PA Department of Agriculture, PA State Police, PA Fish and Boat Commission, and PA Game Commission
  • Collecting and disbursing the County Hotel Tax, which is presently set at 3.0%
  • Agent for issuing Bingo & Small Games of Chance Licenses to certain non-profit organizations
  • This office is not involved in the collection of delinquent property taxes, or are we involved in mortgage foreclosures.  We do not report or maintain listing for for unclaimed property (escheats)
About the Treasurer
TREASURER'S STAFF:

John C. Gross, Elected Treasurer
Tom L. Morrow, Deputy Treasurer
Andrew G. Ott, Second Deputy
Brenda H. Sheaffer, Clerk
Wayne M. Pecht, Solicitor