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Entries for November 2015

  • Homepage, Streets, Community and Economic Development

    American Pkwy Bridge Opening

    November 24 2015
    The American Parkway Bridge opens to traffic late this afternoon.
  • Homepage, Streets

    Temporary Street Closure

    November 19 2015
    Linden Street from Sixth Street to Seventh Street in the city of Allentown will be closed on Saturday, November 21 from 6am to 1pm to set up a crane for HVAC work at 4 City Center.
  • Homepage, Parks & Recreation

    Allentown Lights Set to Sparkle

    November 18 2015
    Allentown will welcome holiday season visitors to the city with “Allentown Lights” events from November 28 – December 31, 2015.
  • Homepage

    New Parking Deck Opens

    November 18 2015
    City officials helped cut the ribbon Tuesday opening a more than 950 space Allentown Parking Authority facility at Sixth and Walnut streets.
  • Homepage, Recycling & Solid Waste

    Thanksgiving Schedule Changes

    November 17 2015
    There will be NO trash or recycling collection on Thanksgiving night, Thursday, November 26.
  • Homepage, Health

    AHB Offers Flu Shots to Homebound

    November 16 2015
    Allentown Health Bureau nurses will deliver flu shots to city of Allentown residents who are homebound and cannot travel to their physician offices.
  • Homepage, Public Works, Streets

    Lane Closure Scheduled

    November 12 2015
    A lane closure is scheduled for Monday, November 16 on North Front Street between Linden Street and Chew Street in Allentown for installation of electrical conduit associated with a PPL Allentown Substation project. Lane closure will alternate sides durin...
  • Homepage, Public Works, Streets

    7th & Linden Restrictions

    November 12 2015
    One west bound lane of Linden Street from Church Street to Seventh Street and one south bound lane of Seventh Street from Linden Street to Hamilton Street will be closed from Tuesday, November 17 to Thursday, November 19 from 7:30am to 4:30pm each day. No...
  • Homepage, Health

    Amato Honored by NLC

    November 06 2015
    Allentown Health Bureau Nutrition & Physical Activity Manager Tina Amato was honored by the National League of Cities (NLC) Thursday in Nashville, Tennessee for building partnerships to make Allentown a healthier place.
  • Homepage, Finance

    Property Tax Steady for 11th Straight Year

    November 03 2015
    Allentown Mayor Ed Pawlowski delivered his proposed 2016 city budget to City Council Monday. The budget calls for nearly $99.9MM in spending and holds the property tax rate steady for an eleventh consecutive year!