City Mayors

Dates of Service Mayor Name
1925 to 1931 Gus C. Edwards
1931 to 1934 James A. Haisten, Sr
1934 to 1950 Frank J.G. Pulsipher
1950 to 1956 Herbert LaRoche
1956 Harold R. Kistler, Jr.
1956 to 1960 Sidney P. Fisher
1960 to 1967 Thomas S. Kenney
1963 to 1972 Robert P. Murkshe
1971 to 1975 John Lee Caron
1975 to 1978 John M. Moore, Jr
1978 to 1984 David R. Brown
1984 to 1993 Robert E. Lawton
1993 to 1999 Joseph R. Morgan
1999 to 2002 Janice G. Scott
2002 to 2012 Leon "Skip" Beeler
2012 to 2015 Dave Netterstrom
2016 to 2016 Tim Timulty
2016 to 2020 Ben Malik

Harold Kistler was appointed mayor in 1956 but resigned to pursue business opportunities outside the City. Sidney Fischer was selected to fulfill his term.

Sidney Fisher became the last appointed mayor when he took over for Kistler. He was also the first elected mayor, winning the March 1957 mayor election. Prior to 1957, mayors were elected as commissioners and then appointed by a majority commission vote.