A Member of Lansdale Borough Council is Stepping Down.

Jason Van Dame is resigning his seat effective this Sunday to take A job with the Borough on Monday as a Code Enforcement Officer.

In that role, Van Dame will issue building permits, inspect new construction and enforce Borough zoning ordinances. Van Dame says he is prepared for his new job.

“I have over 30 years of experience in the construction industry, across a lot of different forms of construction. I have over the past year obtained certifications in commercial plan review, commercial building inspection, commercial plumbing, commercial mechanical as well as energy. There are more to go but I fell I have a good start and all of those commercial certifications also cover residential.”

Van Dame is serving his sixth year on Council and is the Chair of the Borough Administration and Finance Committee.