The History of Every Seat on Allegheny County Council

Year Seat
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 At-Large
Original Ron Francis Jr. Jan Rea Tom Shumaker Eileen Wagner Vince Gastgeb Mike Crossey Rick Schwartz Charles Martoni Richard Olasz James Simms Rich Fitzgerald Wayne Fontana Tom Foerster John P. DeFazio Dave Fawcett
2000 Ron Francis Jr. Jan Rea Tom Shumaker Eileen Wagner Vince Gastgeb Mike Crossey Rick Schwartz Charles Martoni Richard Olasz James Simms Rich Fitzgerald Wayne Fontana Joe Natoli John P. DeFazio Dave Fawcett
2001
2002 Ron Francis Jr. Tom Shumaker Doug Price James Fenton Charles Martoni Jay Jabbour Wayne Fontana Brenda L. Frazier
2003 Louis Kendrick
2004 Jan Rea Vince Gastgeb Joan Cleary Eileen Watt Bill Robinson Rich Fitzgerald Brenda L. Frazier John P. DeFazio Dave Fawcett
2005 Ed Kress Rich Nerone
2006 Matt Drozd James Burn, Jr. Michael J. Finnerty Susan Caldwell Charles Martoni Bob Macey Rich Nerone
2007 Bill Lestitian
2008 Jan Rea Vince Gastgeb Joan Cleary Nick Futules Bob Macey Bill Robinson Rich Fitzgerald Jim Ellenbogen Amanda Green Hawkins John P. DeFazio Chuck McCullough
2009
2010 Matt Drozd James Burn, Jr. Michael J. Finnerty Charles Martoni Bob Macey Jim Ellenbogen Amanda Green Hawkins
2011 John F. Palmiere Barbara Daly Danko Ed Kress
2012 Jan Rea Vince Gastgeb John F. Palmiere Nick Futules Bill Robinson Barbara Daly Danko Amanda Green Hawkins John P. DeFazio Heather Heidelbaugh
2013 Krista Harris
2014 Tom Baker Ed Kress Michael J. Finnerty Sue Means Charles Martoni Bob Macey Jim Ellenbogen
2015 Terri Klein
2016 Cindy Kirk Sue Means John F. Palmiere Nick Futules DeWitt Walton Paul Klein Denise Ranalli-Russell John P. DeFazio Samuel DeMarco III
2017 Patrick Catena
2018 Tom Baker Anita Prizio Patrick Catena Charles Martoni Bob Macey Robert J. Palmosina
2019 Paul Zavarella
2020 Cindy Kirk Tom Duerr John F. Palmiere Nick Futules Paul Zavarella DeWitt Walton Paul Klein Olivia Bennett Bethany Hallam Samuel DeMarco III
2021
Current Tom Baker Cindy Kirk Anita Prizio Patrick Catena Tom Duerr John F. Palmiere Nick Futules Paul Zavarella Bob Macey DeWitt Walton Paul Klein Robert J. Palmosina Olivia Bennett Bethany Hallam Samuel DeMarco III

References

1. Minutes of Allegheny County Council, 5 Mar. 2013
2. Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, 15 Dec. 2016, "Allegheny County Councilman Finnerty to resign post"
3. Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, 30 Apr. 2013, "Allegheny County Councilwoman Harris challenged by Means in Republican primary"
4. Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, 17 Jan. 2017, "Former Carnegie councilman appointed to Allegheny County Council"
5. Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 24 Dec. 2010, "Democrat Cleary resigns seat on county council"
6. Minutes of Allegheny County Council, 18 Jan. 2011
7. Minutes of Allegheny County Council, 7 Mar. 2006
8. Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, 8 Dec. 2006, "Watt leaves council to run for House"
9. Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 1 Nov. 2007, "Election 2007/East: Futules, Caldwell square off for seat"
10. 90.5 WESA, 19 Jun. 2019, "Allegheny County Council Names Plum Attorney To Interim Post"
11. Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, 24 Feb. 2011, "Allegheny County Council president formally announces resignation"
12. Minutes of Allegheny County Council, 5 Apr. 2011
13. Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, 2 Jun. 2015, "Allegheny County Council approves Klein as replacement for Danko"
14. Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, 8 Nov. 2006, "Allegheny County councilman resigns"
15. Rothman Gordon, 19 Dec. 2006, "Council Appoints Lestitian as District 12 Representative"
16. Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 15 Apr. 2007, "District 12 County Council candidates wage battle of nice guys"
17. Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, 9 Mar. 2005, "Fontana to resign after property-cap vote"
18. Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, 5 Apr. 2005, "Nerone likely for seat"
19. Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 3 Jan. 2000, "A new day for Allegheny"
20. Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, 26 Feb. 2021, "John DeFazio, former Allegheny County Council president and pro wrestler, dies"
21. Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 12 Jan. 2000, "Tom Foerster, 1928-2000: A dominant political force"
22. Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 9 Feb. 2000, "Allegheny County Council picks Natoli to fill Foerster's seat"
23. Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 14 Feb. 2008, "Questions raised over County Council resignation"
24. Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 10 Mar. 2008, "Dems select replacement for County Councilwoman Frazier"
25. Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, 18 Sep. 2001, "Solicitor calls for councilman's resignation"
26. Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, 10 Oct. 2001, "Jabbour announces council resignation"
27. Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 27 Dec. 2014, "Obituary: Caleem L. 'Jay' Jabbour / Local political figure from Mon Valley"
28. Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, 2 Feb. 2011, "Fitzgerald giving up county council post to run for executive"
29. Minutes of Allegheny County Council, 17 May 2006
30. Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, 4 May 2005, "Shumaker says he will resign"
31. Minutes of Allegheny County Council, 18 May 2005
32. Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 9 May 2011, "Two candidates aim to be Allegheny County Council's GOP voice"
33. Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, 8 Dec. 2001, "Colleagues express praise for Simms"
34. Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, 10 Apr. 2003, "County Council selects replacement for Simms"
35. Minutes of Allegheny County Council, 23 Sep. 2003
36. Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, 13 Sep. 2003, "Allegheny Councilman Kendrick resigns seat"
37. 90.5 WESA, 1 May 2017, "How Democrats Came To Dominate And Strengthen The Role Of Allegheny County Council"
38. Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, 26 Apr. 2015, "Allegheny County Council will have new look"
39. Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 19 Jan. 2000, "County Council picks DeFazio as president"
40. Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 19 Jan. 2000, "PG Online graphic: County Council presidency vote"
41. Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, 20 Nov. 2003, "Watt's win over Schwartz could derail train"
42. Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 4 May 2003, "Primary races shape up for Allegheny County row offices"
43. Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 8 May 2005, "Incumbent running write-in campaign for Allegheny County Council"
44. Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, 24 Oct. 2002, "Familiar opponents vie for state House seat, offer tax ideas"
45. Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 8 Apr. 2002, "Newsmaker: James Fenton / Political rookie takes one for team"
46. Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, 17 Aug. 2003, "SEIU-backed candidate wins bid for ballot spot"