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Larry Morley

LARRY R. MORLEY is the former Manager for New Brighton Borough. He served in that position for 34 years before retiring in 2017. Larry was previously employed by Oil City and the City of Pittsburgh.

Larry earned his BA in Urban Affairs from California University of PA in 1974, then received his Master of Public Administration from GSPIA – University of Pittsburgh in 1976.

He was the chairperson of the ten member Beaver County Rivertown Partnership from 2000-2017. Larry also chaired the Beaver County Tax Collection Committee from 2012-2017.

As the Manager for New Brighton Borough, Larry oversaw the fiscal recovery of the community in the 1980’s and maintained a balanced budget every year. He helped redevelop an abandoned industrial riverfront into “Big Rock Park” and “Fish Park”. Larry funded a $3 million downtown streetscape entirely with grants in addition to making significant upgrades to the New Brighton Public Works operation and infrastructure.