The City’s stormwater system consists of approximately 240 miles of pipe, 8,800 inlets, 4,500 manholes, 21 safety grates, 280 outfalls, and many swales, detention ponds and rain gardens. These structures are routinely inspected and maintained.
Week of March 30, 2020 - April 12, 2020
Please note, the schedule is subject to change and is weather dependent.
To protect our employees and the citizens of the City of
Allentown, the City of Allentown is heightening our response to the COVID-19
Pandemic Crisis. Effective Monday, March 30, 2020 the City of Allentown is
officially sending all non-critical employees home to protect employees and the
public from the spread of COVID-19. This order will remain in force until
Monday, April 13, 2020 however it may be extended if necessary. During this
time Critical staff are required to report to work as scheduled.
View the stormwater system in your neighborhood. Follow the path of rain water to it's receiving stream, by following the pink arrows.
Stormwater System Map
Please note that street closures or traffic restrictions may be necessary during construction projects. Effected areas will be posted with signage, one or two days prior to construction.
If you have any questions, please call 610-437-7638.
City of Allentown - 435 Hamilton Street - 610-439-5999