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Entries for March 2021

  • Homepage, Community and Economic Development

    Hometown Heroes Deadline Extended

    March 26 2021
    Allentown residents have a few more weeks to order a Hometown Hero street banner to recognize and honor past and present military veterans.
  • Homepage, Recycling & Solid Waste

    Harry Crapser Honored

    March 25 2021
    Those who frequent the city's West Park neighborhood are well familiar with Harry Crapser.
  • Homepage, Police

    Police Innovation and Community Engagement Center Created

    March 24 2021
    Building on a national movement to recognize the benefits of data-driven, research-based outcomes related to the practice of policing in our communities, the city, the police department and Cedar Crest College are entering into a new collab...
  • Homepage, Parks & Recreation

    City Launching King of the Court Program

    March 18 2021
    The Allentown Department of Parks & Recreation and East Side Youth Center will be launching a brand-new basketball program for boys called King of the Court.
  • Homepage, Police, Community and Economic Development

    Good Shepherd Presents Project Lifesaver Donation

    March 17 2021
    Project Lifesaver is getting a charge from Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Network.
  • Homepage, EMS Paramedics

    New EMS Ambulance Unveiled

    March 12 2021
    Allentown EMS is putting a new ambulance into service thanks to state funding.
  • Homepage, Parks & Recreation

    Basketball Hoops Reinstalled

    March 09 2021
    City of Allentown Department of Parks & Recreation crews, with a little assistance from Mayor Ray O’Connell, began reinstalling 51 basketball hoops at city parks and playgrounds this afternoon.
  • Homepage, Health, Community and Economic Development

    O'Connell Gives COVID-19 Update

    March 05 2021
    In nine weeks, Allentown Health Bureau COVID-19 clinics have administered first vaccinations to just more than 95-hundred people and second doses to 4,450 people.
  • Full Street Sweeping Resuming

    March 03 2021
    The City of Allentown will resume full scale street sweeping activities next week.
  • Homepage, Community and Economic Development

    Honor Your Hometown Hero

    March 02 2021
    Allentown streets will be decorated with Hometown Hero banners to recognize and honor past and present military veterans.