South Whitehall Township News PENN DOT Information HAASADAHL Rd

County--[LEHIGH]          Municipality--[SOUTH WHITEHALL TWP]Work Site--[HAASADAHL RD]     Nearest Intersection--[APPLEWOOD DR]     Second Intersection--[HICKORY LN] Location Information--     [SITE IS APPX 1000FT SOUTH OF APPLEWOOD DR.   WORKING ALONG THE BANK THAT      DROPS THE ROAD APPX 80FT TO THE CREEK.   THE BANK DROPPED AND TOOK APPX      6FT IN TO THE ROAD FROM THE WHITE LINE.      ROAD IS CLOSED. CONES ALONG THE ROAD] Read More…

South Whitehall Township News Hickory Circle Water and Service Line Replacement

South Whitehall Township will be starting water line and service line replacement work on Monday, August 13, 2018. The contractor doing the work on behalf of the Township is Bellview Pump Construction Company. They will be moving equipment and supplies on site beginning Friday, August 10, 2018. The entire project is estimated to take three weeks. Please note any disturbed areas will be replaced or reseeded. Once all water and service lines are complete, there will be permanent pavement repairs d… Read More…

South Whitehall Township News ROAD WORK NOTICE: Mauch Chunk Road

South Whitehall Township will be repaving Mauch Chunk Road from Highway 22 to 18th Street. This work is anticipated to begin mid to late August and should be completed in approximately 2 -3 weeks, weather permitting. The contractor will be required to maintain traffic control patterns which will change with each phase of the work. However, the contractor is required to keep the roadway open and maintain traffic flowing in each direction. This will be accomplished with partial lane … Read More…

South Whitehall Township News Sieger Gardens Water and Service Line replacement

South Whitehall Township will be starting water line and service line replacement work on Monday, July 30, 2018. The contractor who will be doing the work on behalf of the Township is Jaoa & Bradley Construction Company. They will be moving equipment and supplies on site on Friday, July 27, 2018. The entire project is estimated to take two and a half weeks. Please note any disturbed areas will be replaced or reseeded. Once all water lines and service lines are complete there will be temporar… Read More…

South Whitehall Township News Summer Playground Program is Closed for Registrations!

No more registrations for the summer playground program will be accepted. We have met the maximum amount of participants for the entire program. Thanks for a great group of kids! Read More…

South Whitehall Township News Summer Playground Program – Parkway Manor at Capacity

There are no more open spots for the Parkway Manor Summer Playground Program Site! The next closest site location would be Cetronia Elementary, and there are several open spots available. If you are planning on registering your child for the program please do so sooner rather than later as the locations are filling up quickly. For any questions or concerns feel free to contact Page Durflinger 610-398-0401 ext 211 or Zach Getchius at 484-408-9465 Read More…

South Whitehall Township News Mikayla’s Voice Tri for Inclusion

WHAT:                 Inclusive triathlon for children of ALL abilities WHEN:                 Saturday, June 23, 2018 at 9:00am WHERE:              Parkland High School   Next Saturday there will be no sidelines in South Whitehall Township. When the horn blows to start Mikayla’s Voice fifth annual Tri for Inclusion® children and young adults of ALL abilities from a… Read More…

South Whitehall Township News Public Safety Commission July 2, 2018 Meeting Cancellation

The July 2, 2018 Public Safety Commission meeting has been cancelled.  The next regularly-scheduled Public Safety Commission meeting is August 6, 2018. Read More…

South Whitehall Township News Notice of Scheduling Change for 2018 Road Paving Projects

The following roads were scheduled for 2018, but have been postponed until 2019: List of Roads to be postponed until 2019: Brown Street-             From Mauch Chunk Road to 21st Street Ruth Street-                From Mauch Chunk Road to 21st Street Custer Street-             From Mauch Chunk Road to 21st Street 19th Street-                  From Ruth Street… Read More…

South Whitehall Township News Cedar Crest/Broadway Bridge Work To Begin

The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) Engineering District 5 announced today work is scheduled to begin May 14 to replace the structurally deficient Cedar Crest Boulevard Bridge over Little Cedar Creek in the City of Allentown and South Whitehall Township, Lehigh County. One lane will remain open in each direction on Cedar Crest Boulevard during peak travel times. There may be off-peak times (8:30 AM – 3:30 PM or 6 PM to 6 AM) when lanes will be restricted on Cedar Crest B… Read More…

South Whitehall Township News Summer Playground Program Date UPDATE!

UPDATE: The summer playground program start date has been moved to Wednesday, the 20th of June due to the extended Parkland school year. 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 p… 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 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 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…