3400 Brookside Rd., Macungie 18062 | 610-966-4343

Additional waste collection services to include Household Hazardous Wastes and Electronic Wastes for LMT residents!

Residents will be receiving a flyer directly from WM detailing the new door to door HHW program that is starting this week (11/11/19).

**2 important things to remember when using this service:

The scheduling for collection of the HHW/E-waste is a totally separate service from your normal trash & recycling collection and your scheduled pick up bulk items. 

HHW/E-waste cannot be placed curbside ever!

We were lucky to have the same rate of $72 per quarter for the last 15 years, but unfortunately, we could no longer keep at that low rate. There is an increase to $90 per quarter due to rising costs for trash, recycling and other sanitation related expenditures such as the cost to bill and administer refuse services, curbside leaf collection, and yard waste recycling site services, plus related equipment expenses, etc.


 Click on the link below to view how easy it will be for residents to have these items collected! 



Township News
Macungie News


  • 2019 Fire Department Santa Run - Click here for details!

  • Tax Collector: Anyone interested to complete the Tax Collector's current term, should express their interest in writing to the Township Manager, Bruce Beitel, 3400 Brookside Road, Macungie, PA 18062. All interests must be received by 9 a.m. on Monday, December 16, 2019. 

  • LEAF COLLECTION: The week of December 2nd was the last week for curbside collection. The Yard Waste Center is open year round for you to take your leaves and other yard waste.  Please click here for hours of operation, permit application form and click here for complete details of leaf collection regulations.

  • "PPL Wescosville-Breinigsville Transmission Rebuild"

  • Street Trees – Property owners are responsible for trimming of street trees planted in the Right-of-Way.  Chapter 21, Part 4 of the LMT Code of Ordinances states, Owners shall maintain all street trees within or abutting their property to ensure that they are free of damage and disease, and shall not create a risk of harm to passerby. This is a reminder to trim the low hanging branches so pedestrians can travel safely on the sidewalks in our communities.  Property owners who do not maintain the trees along the sidewalk may be subject to fines and penalties.  Please do your part for the community!
  • Door to Door Sales: Permits are required for door to door sales in LMT. Please read this article for complete details.

  • PennDOT now has an easy online Customer Care page to report concerns on state maintained roadways. Click here to learn more!

  • Lehigh County Conservation District presented an informational mosquito, tick, and SLF control meeting to the public on May 30th at the Township building.  Please click here to view the meeting.

  • Sign up for online bill pay and never worry about missing or late payments on your utility bill.  It's easy, fast and free!  Click here on complete details and sign up today!

  • Volunteers needed!  Consider making a difference in our Township.  Click here for complete details.

  • Yard Waste Recycling Center -  as of 11/1 - Seasonal change of hours of operation.  Please click here to view.  A permit is now required for entrance.  Click here for form.  Just complete and bring to Township Bldg. or mail in. 

  • Spotted Lantern Fly -   Click here for some helpful information from the Department of Agriculture and PennState Extension.   The PA Department of Ag created an e-newsletter called “The Spotted Lanternflyer” to keep everyone informed on spotted lanternfly updates. If you would like to receive the e-newsletter, click here to sign up!

  • Some helpful hints from Waste Management:  Click here "Recycling Right, Recycling Often"

  • Welcome to the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Official Website - Click here to see helpful information.

Township Media

Budget Workshops

October 7, 2019
October 21, 2019
November 11, 2019

Board of Commissioners Meetings are held the 1st and 3rd Thurs. of the month at 7:00PM.  All meetings are held at the Township Building, 3400 Brookside Rd., Macungie.  

RCN Subscribers - Live broadcasts of all Board of Commissioners meetings can be viewed on Channel 66. The Board meets on the 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month at 7 p.m.

Service Electric Subscribers - A recorded version of all Board of Commissioners meetings is aired on Channel 50. LMT is allotted a maximum of 2 hours for each showing. SECTV considers the first week to be the week starting with a Monday. The airing schedule is as follows:
10 am on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month and,
6 pm on the 2nd and 4th Thursday of the month

Spotted Lanternfly Information Session, March 28, 2019
Mosquito Public Information Session, May 30, 2019
Stormwater Maintenance Information Session, June 3, 2019

  • Township Meeting Schedules

Unless noted otherwise, all meetings are held at the Township Building, 3400 Brookside Rd., Macungie

Committees of the Board of Commissioners
General Administration Committee,  3rd Thurs. of month at 6:15 PM. Click here for Agenda.
Public Works - Roads & Sewers Committee,  4th Mon. of the month at 6:00 PMClick here for Agenda.    **Please note NEW meeting time.
Public Works - Parks & Facilities Committee, 3rd Mon. of the month at 6:00 P.M. Click here for Agenda.   **Please note NEW meeting time. 
Budget and Finance Committee, 1st Thurs. of month at 6:15 PM.  Click here for Agenda. 
Planning and Zoning Committee, 1st Wed. of month at 4:30 PM.  Click here for Agenda. **Please note NEW meeting time.

Boards and Commissions (click group name for agenda/minutes)
Board of Commissioners - 1st & 3rd Thurs. of month at 7:00PM.   
Audit Advisory Committee - 3rd Thurs. of month at 6:00PM.    **Note new day of month and time. Meetings will be held in Apr., June, Aug., Oct., & Dec.  
Environmental Advisory Council - 2nd Mon. of month at 7:00PM.
Emergency Management Organization - Last Monday of month in Jan., Apr., July, Oct. at 7PM at the Public Works Annex, 5536 Indian Creek Rd. Macungie.
Library Board - last Thurs. of month at 5:00PM.  Meetings are held at the Library.  ***Nov. & Dec. mtgs. combined & rescheduled for Dec. 5th.
Park and Recreation Meetings - last Wed. of month at 7:00PM.   **Nov. & Dec. meetings will be combined on Dec. 11th. 
Planning Commission Meetings - 2nd Tues. of month at 7:00PM.  
Planning Commission Workshops - 3rd Tues. of month at 7:00PM, as needed. 
Public Safety Commission Meetings -  3rd Tues. of month at 7:00PM.   **No December meeting.
Traffic Impact Fee Advisory Committee - Held and advertise as needed.
Zoning Hearing Board Meetings - 4th Tues. of month at 7:00PM, as needed.  (**except the Dec. 2019 meeting will be the 3rd Tues. if needed).


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