Borough of Sussex

Settled in 1742

Community and Cultural Events Advisory Committee

The Sussex Borough Community and Cultural Events Advisory Committee assumes a role in developing a sense of community and enhancing the quality of life by providing recreational and social programs for the residents and visitors by organizing and hosting special events.

Committee Secretary

Melissa Felix

Committee Members

Name Email Term Expires
Mario Poggi Council Representative 12/31/24
Melissa Felix Full Member (3-yr) 12/31/25
Linda McGee Full Member (3-yr) 12/31/24
Dianna Morrison Full Member (3-yr) 12/31/25
Open Alternate Member I 12/31/25
Steve Scott Alternate Member II 12/31/24


Meetings are scheduled for the first Wednesday of the month, beginning at 7:00 p.m. and are held at the Sussex Borough Hall Building, 2 Main Street, Sussex. Meeting dates are subject to change - please refer to the Meetings page for the latest meeting information, agendas, and minutes.


2024 Events

Event Date Time Location
Sussex Royals June 22 1 to 3 PM Municipal Building
Ice Cream Social August 23 6 PM Deckertown Commons
Halloween Event October 27
1 to 4 PM Main St
Holiday Tree Lighting December 7 4 to 7:30 PM Deckertown Commons
Holiday Lights Contest December 16 through 20 Register by 12/13 Winner announced 12/23

Volunteer — Become Involved

Members of the Committee are volunteers appointed by the Mayor in January. If you are interested in serving on this committee, please download the volunteer form, complete, and return to Boro Hall. You do not need to commit as full member — we are always looking for volunteers for special events! Email for more information about project volunteers.

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