Allen Township is a Second Class Township as classified in the Second Class Township Code Act of May 1, 1933. The Township is governed by a Board of Supervisors composed of five members. Each is elected by the registered voters of Allen Township and serves a term of six years. Some of the responsibilities of the Board include budgeting and appropriating funds, adopting ordinances and resolutions to establish rules and regulations, and working collectively with other Township organizations for the benefit of Allen Township residents.


Planning Commission

  • William Holmes, Chairman
  • W. Eugene Clater
  • David Irons
  • Louis Tepes
  • Alfred Pierce

Zoning Hearing Board

  • Paul Mauser
  • David Austin
  • Paul Link
  • Anthony Czonstka

Tax Collector

  • Carolyn Davis  610 262-7842

Township Manager

  • Ilene Eckhart

Township Engineer

  • Hanover Engineering

Township Solicitor

  • B. Lincoln Treadwell

Township Open-Records Officer: Ilene M. Eckhart

Phone: 610-262-7012
Fax: 610 262-7364
Email: (This e-mail address is being protected from spambots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it)
Address: 4714 Indian Trail Road, Northampton, Pa. 18067

All requests must be made in writing (if the requester wishes to pursue relief and remedies under the Right to Know Law), submitted to the Open Records Officer of the Township at the Township address on a form  to be provided.

Pennsylvania Open Records
Terry Mutchler, Executive Director
Phone: 717-346-9903
Fax: 717-425-5343
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Address: Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
Office of Open Records
Commonwealth Keystone Building
400 North Street, Plaza Level
Harrisburg, PA 17120-0225

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)