Provided by the Federal Drug Enforcement Administration,
the National Prescription Drug Take Back Day aims to provide a safe,
convenient, and responsible means of disposing of prescription drugs,
while also educating the general public about the potential for abuse of medications.
Please check the website below after April 1, 2018 to locate collection sites near you.
1/17/18 - Waste Management has informed us that Christmas trees not collected for Wednesday, Thursday and Friday (1/17,18,19) customers will be collected next week. Trees were already collected on the Monday and Tuesday (1/15 &16) routes. The Yard Waste Recycling Center is open and trees can be brought there. Please remember a permit is now required for entrance. Click here for proper tree disposal, yard center hours of operation, and the permit form.
2018 SUMMER SEASONAL EMPLOYMENT ~ Public Works & Recreation (Playground Counselors and Lifeguards). Click here for more details and application.
Posted 12/7/17: Now and continuing for approximately 4 months, surveyors from Fisher Associates will be conducting field work regarding flood plain studies for FEMA. They may at times need to enter onto private property for a short period of time to conduct the survey but will make every attempt to contact the property owner to seek permission. Upon request, the surveyors will identify themselves by driver’s license and letter of interdiction.
- Posted 11/30/17: Now through February 2018, PennDOT will be contracting with Tristate Traffic Data, Inc. to collect traffic data in Lehigh County. The data collected will be utilized by the Department to complete a statewide network screening and prioritize locations for potential safety improvements. The traffic counters are not being set for any road project or speed trap.
- Yard Waste Recycling Center - 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.
PPL Transmission Power Replacement Project - Click for details on the project.
Some helpful hints from Waste Management: Click here "Recycling Right, Recycling Often"
- Stormwater Management Tips for Residents - Click here for more information.
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.
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 7:00 PM. Click here for Agenda. **2018 - Jan. meeting will be held on the 22nd.
Public Works - Parks & Facilities Committee, 3rd Mon. of the month at 7:00 P.M. Click here for Agenda. **2018 - Jan. 15th meeting cancelled. **Feb. mtg. date has been changed to Feb. 12th.
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.
Boards and Commissions (click group name for agenda/minutes)
Board of Commissioners - 1st & 3rd Thurs. of month at 7:00PM.
Audit Advisory Committee - 2nd Thurs. of month at 6:30PM.
Environmental Advisory Council - 2nd Mon. of month at 7:00PM.
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. 2018.
Planning Commission Meetings - 2nd Tues. of month at 7:00PM.
Planning Commission Workshops - 3rd Tues. at 7:00PM, as needed.
Public Safety Commission Meetings - 3rd Tues. of month at 7:00PM.
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. 2018 meeting will be the 3rd Tues. if needed.