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    Updated Snow Removal Schedule

    March 15 2017
    The City of Allentown has completed snow removal operations for the areas listed below: 15th Street from Jonathan Street to Elm Street Tilghman Street from Front Street to N. 30th Street Chew Street from Julie Street to N. 17th Street Seventh Stre...
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    Snow Emergency Effective 6pm March 13

    March 13 2017
    Mayor Ed Pawlowski is declaring a Snow Emergency in the City of Allentown effective at 6 o’clock this evening.
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    City Garners State Transportation Grant

    February 21 2017
    The City of Allentown has been awarded a nearly $300,000 Transportation Alternatives Program (TAP) Grant for pedestrian safety improvements adjacent to the Allentown School District’s Building 21.
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    Street Closings for New Year's Eve Celebration

    December 29 2016
    Seventh Street in the City of Allentown will be closed from Linden Street to Walnut Street from 9pm on Saturday, December 31 until shortly after midnight for a New Year’s Eve Celebration.
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    Allentown Launches Recyclebank Program

    November 15 2016
    Rewards for recycling are coming to the city of Allentown!
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    City in Spotted Lanternfly Quarantine Area

    October 10 2016
    An isolated pocket of Spotted Lanternfly found in Allentown is cause for vigilance, not alarm, said Pennsylvania Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding.
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    Pawlowski Makes Cabinet Nominations

    September 16 2016
    Mayor Ed Pawlowski is submitting the names of Craig Messinger and Michael A. Walker, Esq. to City Council to become Director of Public Works and Director of Community & Economic Development respectively.
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    Lane Closure Scheduled

    November 12 2015
    A lane closure is scheduled for Monday, November 16 on North Front Street between Linden Street and Chew Street in Allentown for installation of electrical conduit associated with a PPL Allentown Substation project. Lane closure will alternate sides durin...
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    7th & Linden Restrictions

    November 12 2015
    One west bound lane of Linden Street from Church Street to Seventh Street and one south bound lane of Seventh Street from Linden Street to Hamilton Street will be closed from Tuesday, November 17 to Thursday, November 19 from 7:30am to 4:30pm each day. No...
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    Water Line Work for Bridge Project

    October 12 2015
    The general contractor for the American Parkway Bridge project, New Enterprise Stone and Lime, Co., Inc., and their subcontractor Wexcon, Inc. will be performing waterline tie-in work at the intersection of Front Street and Furnace Street during the night...
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