South Whitehall Township News Road Construction Hausman Rd.

Road Construction: Flagging operation No Detour County: Lehigh Municipality: South Whitehall Township Street Name: Hausman Road Cross Streets: Tilghman Street / Broadway Start Date & Time: Monday 04/23/2018 9 pm Reopen Date & Time: Tuesday 04/24/2018 6 am Start Date & Time: Tuesday 04/24/2018 9 pm Reopen D… Read More…

South Whitehall Township News OVER 1000 FISH!

YOUTH FISHING DERBY: OVER 1000 FISH STOCKED INTO JORDAN CREEK South Whitehall Township builds community through a successful annual youth event at Covered Bridge Park on Earth Day Weekend; Cedarbrook Co-Op Nursery donated the fish in order to make this a successful event. The local youth, 15 and under, will gather at Covered Bridge Park this Saturday to compete in the 2nd Annual Youth Fishing Derby at Covered Bridge Park. Last year there were 121 entered to fish, some kiddos fishing for th… Read More…

South Whitehall Township News Hydrant Flushing

Yearly maintenance of the South Whitehall Township Authority’s water system requires water line flushing of the entire system.  The Utility Department will begin flushing fire hydrants throughout the Township starting Thursday, April 5th and continuing until the end of July.  This work will be completed between the hours of 8am and 3pm, Monday through Friday. South Whitehall Township will be flushing hydrants involving the following streets: Thursd… Read More…

South Whitehall Township News April 11, 2018 Development Process Presentation

Board of Commissioners Workshop meeting April 11, 2018 "Development Process Presentation": SWT_Presentation20180411_DevelopmentProcess Read More…

South Whitehall Township News Township Seeking Bids for Jordan Creek Greenway Construction

Notice is hereby given that sealed bids will be received by South Whitehall Township, 4444 Walbert Ave., Allentown, Pennsylvania, until 2:00 P.M., prevailing time on May 03, 2018 for all clearing and grubbing, tree clearing, construction access, site improvement and trail construction, landscape preparation and Post Construction Storm Water Management measures indicated from Station 7+15.67 to 21+48 associated with the Jordan Creek Trail, Segment 48. Sealed bids will be opened at the South Wh… Read More…

South Whitehall Township News Zoning Hearing Board Meeting April 25, 2018

PUBLIC NOTICE  Notice is hereby given that the Zoning Hearing Board of South Whitehall Township will conduct a public hearing on WEDNESDAY, APRIL 25, 2018, at 7:30 p.m., in the South Whitehall Township Municipal Building located at 4444 Walbert Ave, Allentown, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania, for the following zoning appeals: ZHB-2018-01:  The appeal of Stonecrest Swim Club located at 1300 Main Street, wishes … Read More…

South Whitehall Township News Summer Playground Program Registration!

The 2018 Summer Playground Program Registration has begun! The fun never stops at South Whitehall Township’s Summer Playground Program!  Kids will enjoy sports, games, team building, arts & crafts, drama, fitness and nature-based programs!  All locations are staffed by First-Aid and CPR certified college aged instructors who have just as much fun as the kids!  The 2018 program will be an eight week program with hours 9:00am – 3:00pm. You’re onetime fee wil… Read More…

South Whitehall Township News TRASH PICKUP IS ON NORMAL SCHEDULE

J P MASCARO IS PICKING UP TRASH ON THE SCHEDULED DAY Read More…

South Whitehall Township News Valley Road closing

Street Name: Valley Road Cross Streets: Apple Valley Estates Drive and Haasadahl Road Start Date & Time: March 1, 2018 8:00am Reopen Date - Closed until further notice Type of Work/Information: Bridge Maintenance   Read More…

South Whitehall Township News Community Preference Survey 2017

National Association of realtors survey of preferences regarding community amenities and services. To read this story, click here http://southwhitehall.com/wp-content/forms/NRA%20Preference%20Survey%202017-1513950426.pdf Read More…

South Whitehall Township News Police Department Receives Accreditation

The South Whitehall Township Police Department has received accreditation from the Pennsylvania Law Enforcement Accreditation Commission (PLEAC). PLEAC’s evaluation of the South Whitehall Township Police Department included a thorough review of the physical facility and an examination of proofs of compliance with 132 standards. PLEAC interviewed our officers and staff and conducted a review of organizational documents, including records, reports and certifications. The Pennsylvania Chie… Read More…

South Whitehall Township News South Whitehall Receives Prestigious Award

On October 4, the Lehigh Valley Planning Commission awarded South Whitehall Township the 2016 Community of Distinction Award for Excellence in Community Planning. Over the past decade, South Whitehall Township has consistently distinguished itself through its comprehensive planning, land use regulations, and plans for enhancing community facilities and transportation corridors.  "The South Whitehall Township Comprehensive Plan: A Balanced Path Forward", adopted in 2009, articulates the Towns… Read More…

South Whitehall Township News PEST ALERT! – Spotted Lanternfly

If you discover a Spotted Lanternfly, you should try to capture it and put it into a vial filled with alcohol to kill and preserve it, or at least take a good picture of it. Report it to the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture (PDA) by emailing to: badbug@pa.gov or call the Invasive Species Hotline at 1-866-253-7189. Your discovery could add additional municipalities to the quarantined area. … Read More…