STEAC was created by township resolution in 1977, in accordance with Act 148 of the Pennsylvania Legislature.
How STEAC members are appointed
There are nine (9) voting members authorized for the committee, one for each ward and two at-large. Voting members are recommended by the Commissioner of their Ward, and approved by vote at the public Board of Commissioners meeting. Appointment terms are for three years. STEAC elects a Chairman, Vice-Chairman, and Secretary annually at the January meeting