A View of Rising Sun
 

Meet the Town Administrator

Calvin Bonenberger Jr
Calvin A. Bonenberger, Jr.

Town Administrator
Phone: 410-658-5353
Email: TABonenberger@RisingSunMD.org

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Biography

Calvin joined the Town of Rising Sun in May of 2007.  With over 26 years of supervisory management experience, serving as Town Administrator, Borough Manager, Director of Code Enforcement, Fire Chief, Deputy Fire Marshal & Emergency Management, Calvin has a broad base of municipal experience that continues to be a valuable resource to our town.

 

PROFESSIONAL SUMMARY:

Over 30 years of broad based municipal government expertise, to include 26 years of supervisory management experience, serving as Town Administrator, Borough Manager, Director of Code Enforcement, Fire Chief, Deputy Fire Marshal & Emergency Management.

 

  • Over 3500 hours of certified training and education in various municipal government disciplines. (ICMA, ICC, MML, PBA & PSATS)
  • 7 International Code Council Certifications in Building Construction
  • 9 Certifications in the Pennsylvania State Wide Building Code.

 

 

OTHER EXPERIENCES:

Licensed Sewage Treatment Plant Operator of a 2.5 mgd Class C Trickling Filter Plant with belt filter press & sludge disposal system possessing a Class C Type 3 Wastewater Treatment & Waterworks Operators License with the PA Dept. of Environmental Protection.

Deputy Fire Marshal, serving as part of a fire investigation team charged with investigation of fires, electrocutions, mitigation of bomb scares and related incidents to include the collection, tagging, processing, and the documentation of evidence and eyewitness accounts.  Conducted building inspections, review and process code enforcement issues, and conduct fire prevention and educational programs for school age children and other general fire prevention activities of the Fire Marshal's office.

Consultant - Instructor, providing instruction, training, and educational classes on various code enforcement, building construction and fire protection issues, providing services to the Barren Hill Fire Company, Pennsylvania Association of Code Officials, Delaware County Community College, and the Pennsylvania Association of Arson Investigators

Author of 3 trade articles to include "What is Code Enforcement", "Community View of Code Enforcement", and the "History of Code Enforcement."

 

AFFILIATIONS:

 

  • International City/County Management Association
  • International Code Council
  • Maryland City/County Management Association
  • Maryland Code Officials Association
  • Maryland Planning Commissioners Association
  • American Planning Association
  • American Code Officials Association
  • Pennsylvania Association of Building Code Officials
  • Pennsylvania Association of Code Officials
  • Pennsylvania Association of Arson Investigators