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Entries for December 2021

  • Homepage, Police

    APD Command Staff Sworn-in

    December 29 2021
    Allentown Mayor Ray O’Connell administered the oath of office today to Police Chief Charles Roca and Assistant Chiefs Michael Becker and James Gress during a ceremony in City Council Chambers.
  • Homepage, Community and Economic Development

    City Celebrates New Year's Eve

    December 27 2021
    The City of Allentown and the Downtown Allentown Business Alliance will ring-in the new year starting at 9 p.m. this Friday, December 31 in the 700 block of Hamilton Street.
  • Homepage, Streets

    Portion of Front Street Reopens

    December 27 2021
    Front Street in the City of Allentown from Hamilton Street to Linden Street is now fully open. 
  • Homepage, Public Works, Recycling & Solid Waste

    Holiday Trash Collection Schedule

    December 15 2021
    The Bureau of Recycling and Solid Waste is announcing its Christmas and New Year’s holiday trash and recycling collection schedule for the city.
  • Homepage, Community and Economic Development

    Three Projects Awarded RACP Grants

    December 07 2021
    The Da Vinci Science Center, Coca-Cola Park and the Allentown Housing Authority are recipients of the latest round of Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program Grants from the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
  • Homepage, Police

    APD Assistant Chief Promotions

    December 03 2021
    Allentown Chief of Police Charles Roca today announced the promotion of two department captains to the rank of assistant chief.
  • Homepage, Parks & Recreation, Streets, Community and Economic Development

    Street Closures for Tree Lighting

    December 02 2021
    The following street closures and traffic restrictions will be in effect on Saturday, December 4 from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. for the Tree Lighting Ceremony at The Arts Park at 20 N Fifth Street…
  • Homepage, Parks & Recreation, Community and Economic Development

    Tree Lighting Ceremony Saturday

    December 01 2021
    The public is invited to the city’s Tree Lighting Ceremony from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Saturday, December 4 in the Arts Park at 20 N. Fifth Street.