At Bellmawr Council’s September 28, 2017 meeting, Borough Clerk, Chuck Sauter, announced his retirement effective October 1, 2017 after 40 years of service to the Borough of Bellmawr.
He said: “After 40 years, I believe it is time to move on and begin a new chapter of my life called ‘retirement.’ Over the past 40 years, it has been my honor to work for such a great town. I have been Borough Clerk for 21 years and for the past 17 years, it has been my pleasure to work for Mayor Filipek and I thank him for the support he has given to me over the years. And to the members of Council, it has also been my pleasure to work for each one of you. Thank you.”
Sauter said he is not leaving Bellmawr. “I am sure I will see everyone at one time or another at Bellmawr events. Once again, thank you for 40 years of employment. It has been great.”
Following his announcement, Sauter received a standing ovation.
Many members of the community reacted to Sauter’s retirement by posting comments on Facebook: