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    Gun Buyback Scheduled for August 23

    August 07 2014
    Residents of the City of Allentown can turn-in their unwanted firearms and get a gift card in return. The city will conduct a Gun Buyback Program on Saturday, August 23 from 10am-2pm at The Armory at 15th & Allen streets.
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    Text 911 Expands to Four Major Carriers

    August 01 2014
    The City of Allentown has successfully completed its TEXT to 9-1-1 deployment for all major wireless carriers.
  • Homepage, Recycling & Solid Waste

    Trash & Recycling Collection Night Changes

    July 29 2014
    The trash and recycling collection schedule is changing for center city and the east and south sides of Allentown. Beginning August 10, 2014, the current trash collection zones in the city on a Sunday/Wednesday schedule will be switched to a Tuesday/Frida...
  • Homepage, Parks & Recreation

    Cedar Beach Pool Closed for Repairs

    July 22 2014
    Cedar Beach Pool in the city of Allentown is closed today for repairs.
  • Homepage, Parks & Recreation

    Band Concerts Rescheduled

    July 14 2014
    Three events in the City of Allentown’s 2014 Summer Concert Series have been rescheduled. Each was postponed due to inclement weather.
  • Homepage, Public Works, Streets

    Line Painting on Allentown Streets

    July 14 2014
    Motorists in the city of Allentown may come across a line painting project later this week weather permitting. The work will not require any street closings or parking restrictions, but drivers will see traffic cones in work areas.
  • Homepage, Police

    Mountainville Crime Watch Donates Police Bike

    July 10 2014
    There is a brand new police bicycle on the streets of Allentown! Members of the Mountainville #30 Crime Watch presented the bike to police department representatives today at a 12 noon ceremony at Valley Farm Market on Emaus Avenue.
  • Homepage, Parks & Recreation

    Court Improvements Near Completion

    June 26 2014
    Basketball players of all ages are finding resurfaced courts at facilities throughout the City of Allentown. The Department of Parks & Recreation is completing more than $165,000 in improvements to basketball and other courts at nine city facilities.
  • Homepage, Mayor's Office

    Pawlowski Elected to USCM Advisory Board

    June 24 2014
    Allentown Mayor Ed Pawlowski has been elected to the U.S. Conference of Mayors’ Advisory Board.
  • Homepage, Parks & Recreation

    July 4th Pet Parade

    June 23 2014
    The City of Allentown is partnering with the Lehigh County Humane Society to invite owners to bring their pet, dressed to impress, to the July 4th Red, White and Blue Street Festival along Linden Street at J. Birney Crum Stadium for a Pet Parade.
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