WIRTHS, VETRANO TO LEAD SUSSEX COUNTY FREEHOLDER BOARD FOR 2008
The Sussex County Board of Chosen Freeholders has unanimously elected Harold
(Hal) J. Wirths and Glen Vetrano to serve as Director and Deputy Director,
respectively, of the Board in 2008. Director Wirths has served as County
Freeholder since November, 2000, while Deputy Director Vetrano served from
March, 2000 to November, 2000, resuming as County Freeholder in February, 2002
to the present.
The actions took place during the Freeholder Board’s Annual Re-Organization
Meeting held at the Sussex County Judicial Complex on January 4, 2008, before a
large crowd of family, friends, and well-wishers.
Newly-elected Freeholder Jeffrey A. Parrott, a resident of Wantage Township,
took his oath of office for the first time at the Re-Organization Meeting.
Sussex County Sheriff Robert E. Untig also took his oath of office on January 4
to begin his seventh term as County Sheriff. Also taking her oath of office was
Sussex County Clerk Erma Gormley who will begin her third term in that position.
Regular meetings of the Board of Chosen Freeholders are held on the second and
fourth Wednesdays (unless otherwise noticed) at 5:00 p.m., at the Sussex County
Administrative Center, One Spring Street, Newton, New Jersey. The public is
invited to attend.