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

Current Snow Operations

January 27, 2015 -

We are currently working on clearing the secondary roads and alleys. We will revisit the main roads, salting and plowing as necessary.

Snow Emergency Information


The Snow Emergency in the city of Allentown has been lifted as of 6:00 am on Tuesday January 27, 2014. Parking will once again be permitted where legal on snow emergency routes after 6:00 am.

* Residents who utilized the parking decks listed below during the snow emergency are urged to move their vehicles no later than 9:00 am; 
Any questions should be directed to the Allentown Parking Authority at (610) 841-9090 :
Walnut & 9th Sts. (behind Holiday Inn at 9th & Hamilton)
Spiral Deck (on Linden between 8th & 9th Sts)
Allentown Transportation Center - "ATC" (6th & Linden Sts)
Government Deck (4th & Hamilton Sts)

Snow Removal Information

There is no removal scheduled at this time


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.