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Public Works

Mission Statement To provide the highest quality Public Works services to residents through rapid response and enhanced communications with an emphasis on excellence in all aspects of service delivery. Office Hours The Public Works Office is open Monday through Friday from 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Public Works Department South Whitehall Township 4444 Walbert Avenue…

Emergency Services

Emergency Notifications The Township and Township Authority maintain an emergency notification system. This system is available to notify you in the event of an emergency. If you would like to receive emergency notifications from the Township, please complete the Reverse 911 Update Form. Print and mail the form to the Township. To ensure the most…

Parks & Recreation

 Mission Statement: The South Whitehall Township Parks and Recreation Department strives to enhance the quality of life to all citizens and visitors by providing quality facilities, open space and diverse recreation programs for people of all ages and abilities. South Whitehall Township provides our residents with year-round opportunities for leisure and recreational activities. We have…

Water & Sewer

The South Whitehall Township Authority is authorized to acquire, construct, finance, improve and maintain the Township’s Water and Sanitary Sewer Systems. The five-member Board is appointed by the South Whitehall Township Board of Commissioners. All members are residents of the Township. Under the provisions of the Pennsylvania Municipal Authorities Act of 1945 and per agreement…

Road Work Projects

The Public Works Department would like to thank the residents of the Township for their understanding and patience during our roadway maintenance projects this year. It is our goal to deliver the best possible service using the most cost efficient solutions for our residents. So thank you again, we could not do it without your…

Storm Water

Reporting Illegal Discharge or Dumping If you observe suspicious discharge, dumping of materials into any storm water system, severe erosion or mud being tracked on the roads, please contact Jeff Clapper at 610-398-0401 and we will investigate the report. The Storm Sewer System The protection of life, land, and property from damage by excess water,…

Permits & Licensing

When do I need (or not need) a building permit? A building permit is required in so many situations that it may be easier to list those situations when a building permit is NOT required. The list below applies to residential building permits. Commercial construction generally requires building permits for any alteration or addition to…

Billing & Finance

The Finance Department is responsible for all Township and Authority financial activities including purchasing, sales to the Township, collection of all revenues due to the Township and Authority, preparation of the annual budget as approved by the Board of Commissioners and Board of Authority, respectively, and the maintenance of all fiscal and accounting functions.  The Finance Department is…