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To listen to updates throughout a storm, please call our Emergency Operations Hotline at 610-437-SNOW (7669) ​


How to properly clear your driveway

It is advised that you wait to clear your driveway until the plow trucks have come through your neighborhood.The illustration above shows how to properly clear/remove the snow from your driveway; this will give the snow plow a place to ‘empty’ before reaching your driveway.



Current Snow Operations

We are currently revisiting all roads throughout the city, salting and plowing as needed. 

To listen to updates throughout a storm, please call our Snow Hotline at 610-437-SNOW (7669)


Snow Emergency Information

There is no Snow Emergency in effect at this time.

Please call the Snow Hotline for updates 610-437-SNOW (7669)

 


Snow Removal Information

All scheduled snow removal has been completed

Sunday 1/24/2016 beginning at 7pm until the snow is removed:

  • Hamilton Street from 4th Street to 15th Street  / Complete
  • 15th Street from Elm Street to Tilghman Street  / Complete
  • Tilghman Street from Front Street to N 22nd Street  / Complete

Monday 1/25/2016 beginning at 7am until the snow is removed:

  • Chew Street from N 4th Street to N 17th Street / Complete
  • Turner Street from N 4th Street to N 19th Street / Complete
  • Walnut Street from S 4th Street to 19th Street / Complete

Monday 1/25/2016 beginning at 7pm until the snow is removed:

  • 7th Street from Union Street to Sumner Ave / Complete
  • 4th Street from Union Street to City Line  / Complete
  • 2nd Street from Green Street to Union Street /  Complete

Tuesday 1/26/2016 beginning at 7pm until the snow is removed:

  • 6th Street from Union Street to Sumner Ave / Complete
  • 8th Street from Union Street to Sumner Ave / Complete
  • Linden Street from N 6th Street to N 9th Street - Complete

Wednesday 1/27/2016 beginning at 7am until the snow is removed:

  • 17th Street from Walnut Street to Tilghman Street / Complete
  • Gordon Street from Front to 10th Street  / Complete
  • 12th Street from Union Street to Greenleaf Street / Complete
Wednesday 1/27/2016 beginning at 7pm until the snow is removed:
  • Linden Street from Front Street to N 6th Street - Complete
  • Linden Street from N 9th Street to N 19th Street -Complete
  • Washington Street from Meadow Street to 13th Street   / Complete
  • 13th Street from Fairview Street to Greenleaf Street  / Complete
  • St John Street from Lehigh Street to 5th Street  / Complete
  • Liberty Street from Meadow Street to 17th Street  / Complete

Thursday 1/28/2016 beginning at 7am until the snow is removed:

  • Allen Street from Brick to N 20th Street Complete
  • Ridge Avenue from Linden Street to American Parkway Complete
  • 10th Street from Union Street to Linden Street Complete

Thursday 1/28/2016 beginning at 7pm until the snow is removed:

  • Hanover Avenue from Bradford to Irving Street - Complete
  • Carlisle Street from Hamilton to Keck Park - Complete
  • Front Street from Hamilton Street North to City Line  - Complete
  • Union Street from S 12th Street to Saint George Street    Complete
  • Greenleaf Street from 4th Street to New Street  - Complete
  • Liberty Street from Brick Street to Dead-End  - Complete
  • 19th Street from Liberty - Tilghman Street  - Complete

Friday 1/29/2016 beginning at 7am until the snow is removed:

  • 5th Street from Tilghman - Union Street   - Complete
  • 9th Street from Jackson - Washington Street Complete
  • Jackson Street from 8th - 10th Street - Complete
  • 18th Street from Walnut - Chew Street - Complete
  • 19th Street from Walnut - Chew Street - Complete

Friday 1/29/2016 beginning at 7pm until the snow is removed:

  • 16th Street from Turner - Sumner Avenue Complete
  • 16th Street from Linden - Elm Street   - Complete
  • Jefferson Street from Carey - Liberty Street- Complete
  • Jefferson Street from Gordon- Union Street- Complete
  • Franklin Street from Green - Tilghman Street- Complete
  • Franklin Street from Early - Elm Street- Complete
  • Fulton Street from Washington - Turner Street- Complete
  • Fulton Street from Linden - Elm Street - Complete
  • Madison Street from Green - Utica Street- Complete
  • Madison Street from Allen - Winton Street- Complete

Monday 2/01/2016 beginning at 7am until the snow is removed:

  • 10th Street from Kurtz to Linden Street - Complete
  • 11th Street from Spring Garden - Chew Street - Complete
  • 11th Street from North - Cedar Street - Complete

Tuesday 2/02/2016 beginning at 7am until the snow is removed:

  • Coronado Street from Lehigh Parkway South - Lehigh Parkway Elementary School - Complete
  • 17th Street SW from Lehigh - Coronado Street. - Complete

Tuesday 2/02/2016 beginning at 3pm until the snow is removed:

  • 9th Street from Washington Street - Sumner Ave  - Complete
  • Turner Street from Railroad - 3rd Street  - Complete
  • Jordan Street from Gordon - Turner Street  - Complete

Wednesday 2/03/2016 beginning at 7am until the snow is removed:

  • 14th Street from Gordon - Linden Street / Complete

Thursday 2/04/2016 beginning at 7am until the snow is removed:

  • Gordon Street from N 12th - N 17th Street / Complete

NOTICES

Unshoveled Sidewalks
Questions regarding unshoveled sidewalks can be directed to the City of
Allentown’s Engineering Department at 610-437- 7596

Important Information

To receive updates regarding plowing or additional information about snow operations, please call the Snow Hotline at 610-437-SNOW (7669)

In cases of medical emergencies, CALL 9-1-1
The Communications Center will call for plowing assistance as necessary.

It is advised that you wait to clear your driveway until the plow trucks have come through your neighborhood.

Requests for missed alley’s will not be taken until 24-hrs AFTER the snow event has ended. This is to allow the crews time to complete the main and secondary areas.