South Whitehall Township News Leaf Collection

Leaf Collection will continue through mid-December unless we encounter winter weather.  Residents are again reminded do not mix branches, grass or shrubbery in with your leaves.Please place your leaves along the edge of the road and keep all vehicles away from the area where leaves are piled.  Check back frequently as we will post collection areas daily.December 13, 2017 - Grandview Terrace, Penn Crest Gardens, Spr… Read More…

South Whitehall Township News Planning Commission Meeting Cancelled

The December 21, 2017 Planning Commission meeting has been cancelled due to lack of agenda items.  The next regularly-scheduled Planning Commission meeting is Thursday January 18, 2018. Read More…

South Whitehall Township News Crackersport Road closure

South Whitehall Township advises you to avoid Crackersport Road between Blue Barn Road and Hausman Road beginning Monday, February 20 through Friday, December 15th (tentatively-weather permitting) due to road construction.Crackersport Road will be closed during the above listed time period due to construction in the area of the Pennsylvania Turnpike Northeast Extension (Interstate 476) overpass.South Whitehall Township residents who utilize… Read More…

South Whitehall Township News Master Watershed Steward Program

2018 Classes are now forming.  Master Watershed Stewards volunteer in the community to improve the health of our streams, rivers and other natural resources.2018 MWS Recruitment Flyer rev lehigh only Read More…

South Whitehall Township News BB&T Utility Payments

Effective October 13, 2017, BB&T will no longer accept our utility payments.  Please either drop them off at the Township building Monday - Friday 8am-4pm, or mail them to the Township in the return envelopes provided with the billings.  Any questions please contact us at (610)398-2730 x-353. 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…