When it comes to community service, there are few jobs more challenging or more
thankless than being mayor of...well...anyplace. But, former Allentown Borough Mayor, Robert O'Hare points
out, there are few jobs more gratifying or more rewarding.
“I loved helping people solve problems,” O'Hare said from his home office this week. “When you're
a mayor, an elected official—or really any kind of person in a position to help others—it's that daily
interaction that has the greatest positive impact. For me, it was that persontoperson problemsolving that was