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Entries for December 2016

  • Homepage, Mayor's Office

    City 311 Feasibility Study Unveiled

    December 29 2016
    The city of Allentown is taking steps toward establishing a 311 System.
  • Homepage, Public Works, Streets

    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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    Mayor and Council Near Budget Agreement

    December 22 2016
    City Solicitor Susan Ellis Wild issued the following statement after a negotiating session on the 2017 city budget was held today under the guidance of retired Federal Judge James Cahn...
  • Homepage, Streets

    City Prepared for Snow Storm

    December 16 2016
    The city of Allentown is prepared for Saturday’s expected snow storm.
  • Homepage, Streets

    Sixth Street Traffic Restriction

    December 15 2016
    Sixth Street in the city of Allentown from Hamilton Street to Linden Street will be reduced to one lane of traffic on Friday, December 16.
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    City Council Overrides Budget Veto

    December 14 2016
    City Council voted 7-0 last night to override Mayor Ed Pawlowski's veto of the council-approved 2017 budget.
  • Pawlowski Exercises Budget Veto

    December 13 2016
    Mayor Ed Pawlowski has vetoed the proposed 2017 budget passed by City Council.
  • Homepage, Community and Economic Development

    Rental Offices Move to City Hall

    December 09 2016
    The Rental Office in the City of Allentown’s Bureau of Building Standards & Safety is moving back to City Hall and will be in operation in its new offices on Monday, December 12.
  • Homepage, Finance

    Pawlowski to Resubmit 2017 Budget

    December 06 2016
    Mayor Ed Pawlowski conducted a news conference this afternoon to release copies of a memo that he sent to City Council opposing proposed 2017budget amendments approved by council last week.
  • Homepage, Streets

    Project Brings Downtown Traffic Delays

    December 02 2016
    The following street disruptions are scheduled for a PPL Project in Downtown Allentown:
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