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Entries for April 2016

  • Homepage, Community and Economic Development

    ULI Praises Downtown Development

    April 28 2016
    Allentown is one of six communities praised in an Urban Land Institute report entitled “Reaching for the Future: Creative Finance for Smaller Communities.”
  • Homepage, Fire

    Students Rewarded with Fire Engine Ride

    April 25 2016
    The City of Allentown along with the Allentown Fire Department in partnership with the Allentown School District is rewarding the hard work of some elementary school students with a ride to school in a fire engine.
  • Homepage, Streets, Community and Economic Development

    Bridge Reconstruction Public Meeting Scheduled

    April 22 2016
    A public meeting to discuss the planned 2017 reconstruction of the Hamilton Street Bridge over Cedar Creek in the city of Allentown will be held on Thursday, April 28 from 6pm to 8pm in Allentown City Council Chambers.
  • Homepage, Recycling & Solid Waste

    City Marks Recycling Anniversary

    April 22 2016
    Today, April 22, is Earth Day, and it has a special meaning in Allentown. The city began its successful and award winning curbside recycling program on Earth Day 1990.
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    Dougherty Submits Resignation

    April 18 2016
    City of Allentown Managing Director Fran Dougherty submitted his resignation today.
  • Homepage, Recycling & Solid Waste

    Cleanup Volunteers Sought

    April 14 2016
    Volunteers from all sections of the city are encouraged to sign-up now to participate in Mayor Ed Pawlowski’s 10th Annual Great Allentown Cleanups.
  • Homepage, Health, Police

    Get Rid of Old Medicines Safely

    April 12 2016
    Residents can safely get rid of expired or unused prescription and over-the counter medicines in their homes at a National Take Back Day drug collection event in Allentown on Saturday, April 30.
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    Everyone Matters Day

    April 11 2016
    Mayor Ed Pawlowski is proclaiming Tuesday, April 12, 2016 Everyone Matters Day in the city of Allentown.
  • Homepage, Streets

    Traffic Delays Scheduled

    April 08 2016
    The Eighth Street Bridge in the city of Allentown will be closed to traffic from 9am to 3pm on Monday, April 11, Wednesday, April 13 and Friday, April 15, weather permitting, to accommodate bridge reconstruction.
  • Homepage, Health, Parks & Recreation

    Million Clicks for Million Hearts

    April 07 2016
    Allentown is encouraging walkers to join its Million Clicks for Million Hearts campaign!
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