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Police Civil Service Board
City of Altoona, Pennsylvania
Timothy Yingling
1631 Van Buren Avenue
Altoona, PA  16602
942-1288 (R)
January 2018
Mitch Cooper 
2516 Quail Avenue 
Altoona, PA  16602
944-8577 (R)
January 2017
Donald Belsey
1918 Juniata Gap Road
Altoona, PA  16601-5364
946-4802 (R)
January 2019


PURPOSE:  This Board shall consist of three (3) citizens, who shall be appointed by the Mayor for a term of four (4) years or until their successors are elected and qualified.  Any person who is a registered elector of the City may be appointed to one (1) or more  Civil Service Board.  No City officer, official or employee shall be eligible for appointment to any Civil Service Board, per 53 P.S. 39402, as amended.


The Civil Service Board is responsible for preparing the Eligibility List from which the City can hire.  Members of the Board will also be included in the Promotion Process for all ranks of the Altoona Police Department.




STAFF:  Janice Freehling, Chief of Police - City of Altoona - 949-2492

Anne Rito, Human Resources Department - City of Altoona - 949-2428


MEETINGSThis Board meets as needed for test purposes.