Taxes & Finances

As Mayor of Downingtown, Josh is proud to have contributed to managing a healthy, sensible, and lean budget, all without compromising any of the borough’s quality of life. He believes in exercising intelligent, responsible financial judgment, and, as State Representative, will be a tireless advocate for transparency and accountability at the state level.

At a glance:

  • Under Josh's tenure as Mayor of Downingtown, borough taxes have not increased for five years—the longest stretch of any borough in Chester County.
  • To date, Downingtown maintains the highest credit rating allowed for a borough of its size.
  • At the current rate, the borough will be debt-free in just a few years.
  • As debt has decreased, Downingtown has been able to invest in emergency services, public spaces, and parks at no additional cost to taxpayers.