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

Christmas Tree Collection

Week of Jan. 7th & Jan. 14th on your normal trash collection day. Click here for details.

Volunteers Needed!

Make a difference in our Township ~ volunteer opportunities on various boards. Click here to view details.

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Township News
Macungie News


  • Christmas trees will be picked up by Waste Management on your normal trash collection day (by separate truck) during the weeks of January 7th and January 14th 2019.  Trees will not be accepted if they are in plastic bags, bound with twine and/or have any ornamentation on them, including lights.  Trees can also be taken to the Yard Waste Recycling Center at 5536 Indian Creek Road.  The same rules regarding ornamentation apply.  Please click here regarding the Yard Waste Center for hours of operation. Christmas wreaths cannot be placed out with your tree or brought to the Yard Waste Center.  Wreaths should be placed in with your trash.

  • Lower Macungie Fire Department 2018 Statistics

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

  • Pennsylvania State Police - Community Awareness - "Federal Shutdown Scams" - Click here for information.

  • Community Center Walking Trail Closure - Click here to view 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. 

  • Lehigh County Conservation District Spotted Lanternfly Informational Public Meetings:  December 20th 5:30 p.m. at South Whitehall Township 4444 Walbert Ave.Allentown, PA 18104

    Spotted Lantern Fly - Click here for some helpful information from the Department of Agriculture and PennState Extension.

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

  • Interested in volunteering? Volunteers are needed on the Audit Advisory Committee and the Emergency Management Organization. Click here to view more details. Please complete and submit a Statement of Interest Form, and return to the Township by mail, fax or email. 

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

Township Media

Budget Workshop Recordings

October 15, 2018
October 22, 2018

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


  • 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. **Jan. mtg CANCELLED.
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 4:00 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. **NO meeting July 4, 2019.  
Audit Advisory Committee - 2nd Thurs. of month at 6:30PM.   **No Jan. meeting.
Environmental Advisory Council - 2nd Mon. of month at 7:00PM. (**except there is NO meeting August 2019)
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.  
Park and Recreation Meetings - last Wed. of month at 7:00PM.    (**except there is NO meeting in Dec. 2019). 
Planning Commission Meetings - 2nd Tues. of month at 7:00PM. **The 2019 Jan. meeting will be on Jan. 15th.
Planning Commission Workshops - 3rd Tues. of month at 7:00PM, as needed. **The 2019 Jan. meeting will be on Jan. 22nd. 
Add'l Planning Commission Workshops -  1st Tues. of month at 7:00PM, as needed (Feb. thru Dec.)  
Public Safety Commission Meetings -  3rd Tues. of month at 7:00PM. **No Jan. meeting.
Traffic Impact Fee Advisory Committee - Held and advertise as needed.
Zoning Hearing Board Meetings - 4th Tues. of month at 7:00PM, as needed.  **NO Jan. 2019 meeting. (**except the Dec. 2019 meeting will be the 3rd Tues. if needed).


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