Indiana, PA - Indiana County

Shelocta Borough

Information

Settled: 1784

Land area: 0.1 square miles

Population (2010 census): 137

Elevation: 988 feet

Namesake: An Indian chief named “Shalocta”

Mayor: Rita Schreckengost

Council members: Larry Konieczny, president; Gary Redinger, vice president; Nellie Lewandowski; Matt Schreckengost; Karen Redinger; Allan McConnell; Jeff Smith

Meetings: Second Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. in the borough building

Office: 446 Main St., Shelocta Mailing address: P.O. Box 29

Budget: $40,000

State representation: Rep. Dave Reed, R; Sen. Don White, R

Congressman: U.S. Rep. Bill Shuster, R

Did you know Shelocta went by Sharp’s Mills until 1836, named after Capt. Andrew Sharp?