Department Contacts

Mayor

The Mayor holds a four-year term of office and serves as the chief executive officer and the head of the administrative branch of the town government. The Mayor also serves as president of the Town Council. Although the Mayor does not vote, he or she does hold veto power. The Mayor appoints the heads of all offices and departments, who serve at the Mayor’s pleasure.

Contact

Neal Roop
Term of Office: 05/2013 – 05/2017
nroop@newwindsormd.org
410-635-6575

Front Office

Clerk / Treasurer
Donna Alban

Roles & Responsibilities

The Town Clerk/Treasurer is responsible for the overall collection and disbursement of funds including maintaining all the financial and public records. The Clerk maintains the minutes of the Town Council as well as the various Boards and Commissions. The Clerk is responsible for providing and keeping up-to-date information regarding voter registration, elections, polling places and meeting schedules. As Treasurer, he/she is responsible for generating the Town’s water and sewer billing and recording payments. The Clerk/Treasurer shall be appointed by the Mayor with approval by the Council.

Contact

Donna Alban
Dalban@newwindsormd.org
410-635-6575

Town Manager
Frank Schaeffer

Roles & Responsibilities

The Town Manager is hired to service the Mayor, Council and the community and to bring benefits in administering local government projects and programs on behalf of the governing body. The Town Manager is also responsible for the day-to-day operations of the Town, including but not limited to seeing that all ordinances, resolutions, rules and regulations adopted by the Town are faithfully executed.

Contact

Frank Schaeffer
Fschaeffer@newwindsormd.org
410-635-6575

Secretary / Receptionist
Kalena Bartoszak

Contact

Kalena Bartoszak
kbartoszak@newwindsormd.org
410-635-6575

Town Council

All legislative powers of the town are vested in the Town Council consisting of five elected members. Council members four-year terms of office are staggered as not to have each member being up for election simultaneously. The Town Council meets regularly the first Wednesday of every month in the “Community Meeting Room” of the recently renovated Carroll County Library Administration Headquarters at 1100 Green Valley Road in New Windsor. The Council has the power to hold public hearings and adopt new ordinances.

Members & Contact

Dave Hoffman dhoffman@newwindsormd.org 05/2015 – 05/2019 410-635-6575
Ed Palsgrove epalsgrove@newwindsormd.org 05/2017 – 05/2021 410-596-0862
Edward Smith efsmith4newwindsor@yahoo.com 05/2013 – 05/2017 410-635-6575
Kimberlee C Schultz kschultz@newwindsormd.org 05/2017 – 05/2021 443-340-8056
Sandee Custen sgwilkof@gmail.com 04/2016 – 05/2019 410-635-6575

Planning Commission

The Town Planning Commission is a seven-member commission created with powers and duties as set out in Article 66B, Zoning and Planning, of the Annotated Code of Maryland. Commission members are appointed by the Mayor and Council for terms of five years each, one member is a council member to serve in an ex officio capacity. The Commission meets on the fourth Monday of every month in the “Community Meeting Room” of the recently renovated Carroll County Library Administration Headquarters at 1100 Green Valley Road in New Windsor.

Members & Contact

Bill Schneeman 04/2014 – 07/2018 410-635-6560
Drew Strine 04/2016 – 03/2021 410-635-6575
Glenn Monroe 04/2014 – 03/2019 443-463-2207
Dwight Ricker 06/2016 – 05/2021 410-635-6342
Mark Schultz 11/2014 – 10/2019 410-635-8960
Robert Dixon 02/2012 – 03/2017 410 635-6575

Public Works

The Public Works Department operates equipment and performs various maintenance duties to maintain Town roads, storm drains, utilities and parks. In addition, they perform snow removal duties and respond to various emergencies. The Public Works department currently has 2 full time and 1 part time employees.

Members & Contact

Wayne Myers 410-635-6575
Larry Bennett 410-635-6575
Jack Coe 410-635-6575
Dave Valentine 410-635-6575

Sheriff

Contact

Carroll County Sheriff’s

Master Deputy Brian Colussy 410-386-2900 or e-mail bcolussy@ccg.carr.org

Zoning Administrator

The duty of Zoning Administrator is to process all zoning applications in accordance with town zoning codes.

Members & Contact

Dale Gray 410-635-6575

Board of Zoning Appeals

The Board of Zoning Appeals consist of three members appointed by the mayor for terms of three years each.In general the Board hears and decides on issues pertaining to special exceptions, and variances. The powers of the Board are defined in the Code of the Town of New Windsor.

Members & Contact

Charlotte Hollenbeck 06/2016-06/2019 410-635-6575
Dale Lowman 06/2016-06/2019 410-635-6575
K. Marcell Munshar 06/2016-06/2019 410-635-6575