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
ALLEN TOWNSHIP TRASH AND RECYCLING COLLECTION
Please note that as of April 1, 2014, Allen Township will have a new trash hauler, ADVANCED DISPOSAL. Trash collection will continue every Thursday but recycling weeks may change. You will be notified by Advanced Disposal regarding recycling. Also, we will post recycling days on our Calendar of Events. If you have any questions regarding pick up after April 1, please call Advanced Disposal at 610 440-3708.
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.
NORTHAMPTON COUNTY HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE DROP OFF EVENT
Northampton County DCED has announced their 2014 drop off sites for Household Hazardous waste. Click here for information on dates and times.
DISPLAY YOUR ADDRESS PROPERLY
Allen Township is requiring all residents to properly display their address number according to Allen Township Ordinance. Please click on the following links for detailed information.
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.
Board of Supervisors Meeting, Tuesday February 25, 2014
Garage Wall Report and Recommendations
Zoning Ordinance Amendment Billboards, review of LVPC comments & authorization to advertise final draft
Estimate of Actuary to review conversion of Defined Benefit Pension to Defined Contribution Pension Plan
Willow Green - request to meet with Supervisors
COSTARS Road Salt Contract for 2014-2015
Personnel Issues-follow-up executive session
Stone Ridge Phase 1B, extension of time to meet conditions to April 24, 2014
Rockefeller Group, Preliminary/Final Plan Submission for Allen Township Industrial Subdivision, extension of time for review to June 17, 2014
Preliminary/Final Land Development Plans, FedEx Ground Package System, Inc., extension of time for review to June 17, 2014
Open Space Plan - Grant Application
Ratification of PEMA Salt Storage Resource Request and Declaration Disaster
Board of Supervisors Meeting, Thursday March 13, 2014 7:00 PM
Planning Commission Meeting, Monday March 17, 2014 7:00 PM (to be held at the Allen Township Fire Company, 3530 Howertown Road, Northampton)
Board of Supervisors Meeting, Tuesday, March 25, 2014 7:00 PM
TOWNSHIPS TODAY Newsletter: Summer 2012 (Make the Community Safe for Kids)
TOWNSHIPS TODAY Newsletter Winter 2013 (Yellow Dot Program)
TOWNSHIPS TODAY Newsletter Summer 2013 (Summer Safety)
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.
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