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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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The Allen Township Planning Commission Meetings scheduled for August and September 2017 will be held at the ALlen Township Volunteer Fire Company Building, located at:

3530 Howertown Road Northampton, PA 18067

All parking is located from the Snow Hill Road driveway on east side of the property.

Click here for Planning Commission Agendas: Allen Township Planning Commission Agenda.



The Allen Township Board of Supervisors and Planning Commission have scheduled an additional public workshop meeting to discuss final comments, corrections and potential revisions to the text and maps contained within the Final Draft on Tuesday, August 22 at 6 PM. All draft documents, maps and appendices are available on the website at the link below. The link below includes documents for the Allen Township Meeting dated August 22, 2017. Hardcopies are available for view at the Township Office.


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.

July is National Parks and Recreation Month! Whether you are traveling or celebrating sweet Summertime at home please consider the attached safety tips in planning and enjoying your Summer activities. Contained in this article are also key points about the health benefits of outdoor recreation as well as information about finding places to recreate.

As always being prepared for weather emergencies as well as knowing which things are best to avoid will decrease your risk of being injured in most situations. Please take some time to review the guidance material below to develop a plan to prepare in advance of the associated risks during this fun, fulfilling season.

Click here for the ReadyPA Summer Safety Guide.


Phase 2 will continue over the next few weeks including reconstruction and utility work in the eastern portion of Willowbrook (the original travel lanes).

Be advised to expect delays due to changing traffic patterns, temporary one-lane conditions and lane shifts. 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!
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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