Mount Penn mayor resigns; former councilman takes his place

Posted: 4:57 PM EDT May 15, 2013   Updated: 6:21 PM EDT May 15, 2013
Josh Nowotarski

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.