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 7am. Reopen Date & Time: July 8, 2019 5pm 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 for a duration of 3-4 weeks. Signag… Read More…

South Whitehall Township News Summer Playground Program is FULL for 2019!!!

We are excited to announce that the Summer Playground Program for 2019 is officially FULL as of 6/13/19! All 450 kids that signed up are in for a fun and exciting summer and we can't wait for Monday!

Parkway Manor: 150 Kids (filled up on 6/3/2019!)

Cetronia : 150 Kids (filled up on 6/3/2019!)

Kratzer : 150 Kids (filled up on 6/13/2019!)

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South Whitehall Township News Comprehensive Plan Workshop Meeting

Notice is hereby given that a public joint meeting will be held between the South Whitehall Township Board of Commissioners and the South Whitehall Township Planning Commission.  The meeting will be held at the Parkland High School located at 2700 Cedar Crest Boulevard, Allentown, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania, on Tuesday, June 18, 2019 at 6:00 p.m.  The purpose of the meeting is to update both Boards on the status of the South Whitehall Township Comprehensive Plan Update and to… 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 Monday, April 29th and continuing until the end of August.  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: Monday, June 17th - 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 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 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 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

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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…