Allen Township Municipal Building

We have put together this Web site to provide useful information and services to Allen Township residents.

The links on the left will take you to all the key areas of the site.

 

 




ALLEN TOWNSHIP NEWS

 

MEETING AGENDA                                                                                                                     
                 

          Planning Commission Meeting, Monday, September 15, 2014  7:00 PM 

 

Old Business

  • High Meadow Estates Subdivision - no additional submissions or information

Ordinance Changes

  • Potential ordinance revisions/review

Next meeting:

  • Township Supervisors Meeting, Tuesday, September 23, 2014  7:00 PM

 

FREE ELECTRONICS RECYCLING DAY

 

Allen Township will be conducting a Free Electronics Recycling Day to be held on Saturday, September 27, 2014 from 9am to 1pm.  Please check our flyer for detailed information.

 

NORTHAMPTON COUNTY HAZARDOUS WASTE DROP-OFF EVENT

Northampton County is conducting their semi-annual hazardous waste drop-off event on Saturday, October 11, 2014 from 8:30 am to 2:00 pm.  The event is being held at the Northampton Community College Main Campus, Bethlehem, Pa.  For detailed information check their flyer or call Tom Ditmar, Environmental Conservation Coordinator at 610 559-3200 ext. 4.

 

TRASH AND RECYCLING CALENDAR AND INFORMATION

For information regarding trash and recycling collection from Advanced Disposal please click here.

 

FREE ELECTRONIC RECYCLING DROP OFF CENTER

Northampton County has opened a free drop off center for electronics.  The center is at 1120 S. 25th Street, Easton with hours Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday 9:30 AM  to 4:00 PM and the first Saturday of every month from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM.  Electronics are accepted free of charge.  For a list of items accepted, click here.  There is a charge of $20 for refrigerators, air conditioners, freezers, and dehumidifiers. There is also a charge of $10 for monitors, and $20 to $50 for televisions.

If you do not know where to dispose of an item not accepted in the regular trash collection, try the website www.earth911.com.  They may be able to help you.

 

DISPLAY YOUR ADDRESS PROPERLY

Allen Township is requiring all residents to properly display their address number according to Allen Township Ordinance. All addresses will remain the same.  Please click on the following links for detailed information.  The green plates and white numbers can be purchased at most hardware stores and some department stores.

 

CODE ENFORCEMENT

     All Ordinance enforcement issues and complaints will be handled by Mr. Walt Diefenderfer.  Please call 610 262-7012 ext. 104.

 

 ZONING

    ZONING PERMIT PROCESS.  A zoning permit is necessary if you intend to add a deck, fence, pool, shed or other addition to your property.  Please check our Zoning page for permit requirements and fees.  It may take AT LEAST 3 WEEKS to acquire a zoning permit AND a building permit, so please allow ample time for the process.  The inspection agency may take up to 15 working days to process a building permit. 

DISPOSE OF EXPIRED MEDICATIONS

Turn in your unused or expired medications for safe disposal Saturday, September 27, from 10:00 am until 2:00 pm.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              

 

FRCA

 For information on disposal of yard waste and brush, check out the First Regional Compost Authority's website at frcaweb.org. 

New FRCA Summer Hours beginning Monday March 24th, 2014:  Monday 8:00 am to 4:00 pm, Tuesday closed, Wednesday closed, Thursday 12:00 pm to 6:00 pm, Friday 8:00 am to 4:00 pm, Saturday 8:00 am to 3:00 pm, Sunday closed.

PENNDOT ROADS

Please call PennDot for problems on all state roads - Kreidersville Road, Indian Trail Road, Seemsville Road, Old Carriage Road, Cherryville Road, Howertown Road, Weaversville Road, and Rt. 329.

ALLEN TOWNSHIP ROADS

To report a  roadway concern on an Allen Township road, call the Public Works Department at (610 ) 262-7012 extension 4 and leave a message.

ALLEN TOWNSHIP YOUTH ASSOCIATION

For information on sports activities for children, log on to the Allen Township Youth Association website: www.eteamz.com\atya

NORTHAMPTON AREA PUBLIC LIBRARY

For information on the Library log on to their website www.northamptonapl.org

 

Township Holidays (2014):
Martin Luther King Jr (Jan 20)
President's Day (Feb 17)
Good Friday (April 18)
Memorial Day (May 26)
Independence Day (July 4)
Labor Day (Sep 1)
Columbus Day (Oct 13)
Veterans Day (Nov 11)
Thanksgiving  (Nov 27 &28)
Christmas (Dec 24 & 25)