South Whitehall Township News Street closing

Thursday, October 1st  - 7 AM to 3:30 PM Oxford Circle will be closed from Cedar Crest Boulevard to 33rd Street for water main work. Read More…

South Whitehall Township News Township Temporary Office Location

Due to the renovations at the 4444 Walbert Avenue campus, South Whitehall has temporarily relocated to the Roma Building at Cedar Crest and Walbert Avenue.  We can be found in Suite 410 or reached out 610-398-0401. For your safety, we kindly ask that you do not attempt to go the 4444 Walbert Avenue building.  It is an active construction zone. Temporary Address: South Whitehall Town… Read More…

South Whitehall Township News Temporary Outdoor Dining Guideline Policy

South Whitehall Township has published Guidelines for restaurants operating in the Township that  wish to create new or expand existing outdoor dining areas during the YELLOW and GREEN phases of the COVID-19 Recovery. Click here to download the SWT Temporary Outdoor Dining Guideline Policy. Read More…

South Whitehall Township News PLEASE HELP PREVENT SEWAGE BLOCKS

Please do not flush any type of wipes (bleach wipes, baby wipes, sanitizer wipes, dust wipes and even “flushable” wipes) down the toilet but to put them in the trash instead. Those wipes don’t break down in wastewater like toilet paper and human waste. They accumulate, mix up with grease, clog the pipes and cause problems for sewage treatment plants. Read More…

South Whitehall Township News National Volunteer Week

South Whitehall Township would like to thank all of the volunteers that support our numerous Boards, Fire Departments, Emergency Management Groups and those who volunteer to help keep our public spaces beautiful.  We would also like to thank the numerous organizations who provide exceptional services to residents and businesses in our community and beyond.  Your dedication is truly appreciated, and South Whitehall is a better place because of all volunteers. National Volunteer Week is about… Read More…

South Whitehall Township News Jordan Creek Greenway Section 35-45 RFP

Please be advised that the Jordan Creek Greenway Section 35-45 Request for Proposals (RFP) is available and can be found here. Read More…

South Whitehall Township News Greenwalds Fire Co. Egg Hunt – CANCELLED

The annual Greenawalds Fire Co. Egg Hunt, scheduled for April 11, has been cancelled.  We apologize for any inconvenience and hope to see you next year! Read More…

South Whitehall Township News COMING SOON- HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE RECYCLING

RESIDENTIAL USE ONLY.   No Commercial Waste will be accepted from commercial entities.  All attendees must pre-register online at http://www.lehighcounty.org   Event Date:  coming soon Event Time:  8.00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Event Location:  ???? This page will provide you with informati… Read More…

South Whitehall Township News Information on the 2020 Census

Please follow the links below for up-to-date information regarding the 2020 Census: How the Census will Invite Everyone... How Census Data Are Used Census 101 &nbs… Read More…

South Whitehall Township News Iron Bridge Road Detour

County:  Lehigh Municipality:  South Whitehall Township Street Name:  Iron Bridge Road west bound lane closed.… Read More…

South Whitehall Township News Results of Refuse/Recycling & Green Initiatives Survey

We would like to take this time to thank SWT Residents for a great response and participation in this survey. Please click below to see results.  Thanks! 2019.07.01 - Summer 2019, Refuse, Recycling, Green Initiatives Survey Read More…

South Whitehall Township News Bridge Closure

July 18, 2019 Per Lehigh County, The Lapp Road Bridge at Iron Bridge Road will be closed until further notice.  Please follow the detour. Read More…

South Whitehall Township News Cedarbrook Road Detour

County: Lehigh Municipality: South Whitehall Township Street Name: Cedarbrook Road Cross Streets: Walnut St/Dorney Park Road Start Date & Time:  June 17, 2019 7 am. Reopen Date & Time: August 9, 2019 5 pm Type of Work/Information: UGI gas main install Cedarbrook Rd between Walnut St and Dorney Park Rd will be closed to traffic during construction hours (approximately 7am to 3pm) Monday through Friday.  Signage will be posted daily… Read More…

South Whitehall Township News Zoning Portal Launch

South Whitehall Township is pleased to announce the launch of the ArcGIS Online Zoning Portal. The Portal provides online access to the Township’s Zoning Map, Zoning Ordinance and other information. This information includes Lehigh County Parcels, Zoning Use Schedules, District Schedules, Floodplains and other sections of the Township Zoning Ordinance. 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 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 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…