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Entries for January 2017

  • Homepage, Mayor's Office

    Pawlowski Delivers State of the City Address

    January 26 2017
    Allentown Mayor Ed Pawlowski put the city through a complete physical during his 40-minute 2017 State of the City address and determined that it is in excellent health.
  • Homepage, Streets

    Sixth Street Closure for Utility Work

    January 24 2017
    Sixth Street in the City of Allentown from Hamilton Street to Linden Street will be closed on Thursday, January 26 for utility work.
  • Homepage, Community and Economic Development

    Cultural Groups Coming to Alliance Hall

    January 20 2017
    Seven Allentown cultural groups will be taking-up residency in Alliance Hall.
  • Homepage, Streets

    Downtown Traffic Restrictions Scheduled

    January 17 2017
    Traffic restrictions will be in effect in downtown Allentown to facilitate a pair of large construction projects.
  • Nominate an Outstanding Youth

    January 09 2017
    The City of Allentown is looking to honor outstanding young persons in the community.
  • Homepage, Health

    Highmark Awards Near $100k Grant to AHB

    January 06 2017
    Mayor Ed Pawlowski and Allentown Health Bureau Director Vicky Kistler were presented with a $97,400 from the Highmark Foundation this afternoon.
  • Homepage, Recycling & Solid Waste

    Christmas Tree Collection Beginning

    January 05 2017
    Christmas trees and other yard waste will be collected in the City of Allentown the weeks of January 9 and January 22.
  • Homepage, Community and Economic Development

    Nominations Being Sought for Arts Ovation

    January 04 2017
    Jane Heft and Susan Rutt, Co-Chairs of Arts Ovation, announce that nominations are now being requested for awards to be presented at the Allentown Arts Commission’s Annual Celebration.
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    Council to Introduce Budget Ordinance

    January 03 2017
    Allentown City Council is expected to introduce an ordinance tomorrow night to implement the terms of a 2017 budget agreement reached with Mayor Ed Pawlowski on December 22.
  • Homepage, Streets

    Downtown Lane Restriction Scheduled

    January 03 2017
    Sixth Street in the city of Allentown from Hamilton Street to Linden Street will be reduced to one lane of traffic on Wednesday, January 4, 2017 from 9am to 3pm for work on the Strata II Project.