Indiana, PA - Indiana County

Ernest Borough

Ernest Borough



Settled: 1903

Land area: 0.2 square miles

Population (2010 census): 462

Elevation: 1,180 feet

Mayor: Lucinda Wise

Council members: Mark Barris, Thomas Lostrick, Daniel Fleming, Kristine Mellinger and Angelina Scaramuzzo

Secretary: Patricia Yamrick

Solicitor: Wayne Kablack, Indiana

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

Office: 165 Main St., Ernest, (724) 349-7489

Budget: $92,661.00

State representation: Rep. Sam Smith, R; Sen. Don White, R

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

Did you know?   The dam at Blue Spruce Park was originally built by the railroad to provide water for the steam

locomotives that served the mines in Ernest?