Ephrata Borough offices

The Ephrata Borough offices are located at 124 S. State St. 

When: Council reorganization meeting, Jan. 6.

What happened: Susan E. Rowe was reappointed president, and Thomas Reinhold was reappointed vice president. Melvin Weiler was reappointed president pro tem.

Other business: Council approved a down payment of $16,000 on a lease-to-purchase agreement of 14 new police vehicles, as recommended by the Public Safety Committee. Lt. Thomas Shumaker said the total cost of up-fitting all vehicles with necessary police equipment will be slightly over $760,000.

— Marylouise Sholly, Ephrata Review Correspondent