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4714 Indian Trail Road
Northampton, PA 18067
Phone: 610.262.7012
Fax: 610.262.7364
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The 2017 Allen Township Comprehensive Plan: Find Out More
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At their meeting of March 22nd, 2017 the Allen Township Board of Supervisors authorized the intergovernmental review process of the final draft of the plan. All draft documents, maps and appendices are available on the website at the link below. Hardcopies are available for view at the Township Office. The Intergovernmental review timeframe will be completed on May 15th, 2017. A public meeting followed by a public hearing has been scheduled for May 24, 2017 at 6 PM to recieve additional public comments. Following the public hearing segment scheduled on this evening, the Board of Supervisors may consider formal adoption of the plan.


Click here for public notice regarding the May 24th, 2017 Public Meeting and Public Hearing Notice: Meeting/Hearing Notice.
Click here for future Agendas: Workshop Agenda.
Click here for Final Draft Documents, Maps and Appendices: Allen Township Comprehensive Plan of 2017 Final Draft, Maps and Appendices.

Please be aware of the following road projects, occuring within the Township this week:

• Old Carriage Road - PennDOT has tentatively scheduled selective base repair from Howertown Road to Old Seemsville Road for May 25th and 26th 2017. Watch for flaggers during this activity and obey all posted signage restrictions.

Please watch for the installation of temporary signs to warn of the proposed work and plan accordingly.

Motorists are urged to watch for advance warning signs and flaggers. Be prepared to stop when construction traffic and crews are entering and exiting construction zones. Motorists are advised to allow extra time when traveling through these areas and use alternate routes if possible.


Allen Township requests all residents using the yard waste drop off/pickup area at the Municipal Building (or FRCA Processing Site) be sure to secure all incoming/outgoing loads of material. Please take this matter seriously at tie down all material in accordance with the Motor Vehicle Code!
The Allen Township Board of Supervisors is soliciting bids for the application of double bituminous seal coat and associated line striping. Bids must be recieved no later than MONDAY, MAY 22ND AT 10 AM. Bid packages shall be submitted individually per the following specifications/forms packages:

BID PACKAGE FOR DOUBLE BITUMINOUS SEAL COAT - FARM HILL ROAD: Specifications, Bid and Contract Document Farm Hill Road.

BID PACKAGE FOR DOUBLE BITUMINOUS SEAL COAT - CHURCH ROAD: Specifications, Bid and Contract Document Church Road.

BID PACKAGE FOR DOUBLE BITUMINOUS SEAL COAT - KOHLS ROAD: Specifications, Bid and Contract Document Kohls Road.


Mark your calendars for the 2017 Kreidersville Covered Bridge Challenge. The annual 10K Run & 5K/10K Run/Walk will be held on Saturday, June 3rd at 9 AM. Pre-registration is required to participate and must be received before Mary 27, 2017.

Click here for registration form/event details.





Mark your calendars for the Allen Township Electronics Recycling Event. This event is scheduled for Saturday, June 10, 2017 9AM - 1PM, at the Allen Township Fire Company (rear parking lot), 3530 Howertown Road. This event is for Township residents only. Photo-identification will be required to participate.

Please see attached brochure for details.





Please be aware of the following road projects, occuring within the Township throughout December:

• Willowbrook Road - Utility Work – Beginning Wednesday, December 14th Utility Crews will be working in the area from West Bullshead Road to the Township Line. These activities will be ongoing through May 2017. There may be delays due to crossings and the mobilization of construction equipment. Watch for flaggers during this activity and obey all posted signage restrictions.

Please watch for the installation of temporary signs to warn of the proposed work and plan accordingly.

Motorists are urged to watch for advance warning signs and flaggers. Be prepared to stop when construction traffic and crews are entering and exiting construction zones. Motorists are advised to allow extra time when traveling through these areas and use alternate routes if possible.


Allen Township receives police services via the Pennsylvania State Police. Our area is served by Troop M located at the Bethlehem Station located in Hanover Township, Lehigh County. Townships officials are in contact with the State Police on a regular basis and work closely to ensure our community is kept safe. In case of an emergency always dial 911. To contact the Troop M Bethlehem Station for questions or non-emergency concerns dial 610-861-2026.

The attached brochure, entitled Accessing Your State Police provides guidance regarding appropriate information to have available when and if there is a need for a resident to contact State Police. Please keep this information as well as the emergency and non-emergency information listed available at all times.

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