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
NOTICE: TRASH AND RECYCLING COLLECTION
Because of the holiday on Monday May 25th, trash and recycling will be collected on Friday May 29th instead of Thursday that week.
Please have your trash and recycling out Thursday evening (May 28) for collection on Friday.
Map Decisions Presentation
Farm Hill Road, speed limit: draft Ordinance 2015-04, review and authorization to advertise
Towpath Estates - security
Willow Ridge - final paving
Personnel Policy Manual - update job descriptions
Public Works Crew Leader - ratify appointment of Tom Gogle to position
Property Acquisition Matter - request for executive session
Pre-bid Meeting RFP for Allen Township Open Space and Recreation Plan - Monday, June 1, 2015 at 1 PM
Board of Supervisors Meeting, Thursday, June 11, 2015 7:00 PM
Planning Commission Meeting Monday, June 15, 2015 7:00 PM
Board of Supervisors Meeting Tuesday, June 23, 2015 7:00 PM
Allen Township will be holding an ELECTRONICS RECYCLING DAY on June 13, 2015 from 9AM to 1PM at the Township Fire Company, 3530 Howertown Road, Northampton.
Open to Township residents ONLY, proof of residency required.
HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE DROP-OFF EVENTS - NORTHAMPTON COUNTY
Northampton County will be sponsoring Hazardous Waste drop off events at the Northampton County Community College Main Campus, Bethlehem, on Saturday, May 30, 2015 and Saturday, October 10, 2015 from 8:30 AM to 2:00 PM.
They will be accepting pesticides, household cleaners, oil based paints, antifreeze and other hazardous items. For a complete listing click here.
ELECTRONIC RECYCLING DROP OFF CENTERS
The following are regular Electronic Recycling centers. It is best to call ahead or check their websites for detailed information.
Free Cycle, 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.
Free Cycle, 795 Roble Road, Allentown with hours Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 9:30 AM to 4:00 PM and every third Saturday of the month from 9 AM to 12 PM. Phone 484 866-0927, www.freecyclellc.com
DRC Technologies, 121 Chestnut St., Coplay 610 502-0854, www.drc-tech.net (call for hours of operation)
AERC, 2591 Mitchell Avenue, Allentown, Pa. 18103, Phone 610 797-7608, www.aerc.com
Most electronics are accepted free of charge. There is a charge for monitors and televisions. For a list of items accepted, click here.
If you do not know where to dispose of an item not accepted in the regular trash collection and it is not accepted at the recycling centers, try the website www.earth911.com. They may be able to help you.
All Ordinance enforcement issues and complaints will be handled by Mr. Walt Diefenderfer. Please call 610 262-7012 ext. 104.
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.
COMMUNITY AWARENESS BULLETIN (Pennsylvania State Police): Social Engineering, phishing attacks, and online scams.
For information on disposal of yard waste and brush, check out the First Regional Compost Authority's website at frcaweb.org.
FRCA Summer Hours from April thru November: 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, closed Sunday.
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 105 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