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 Our township is one of the fastest growing in Pennsylvania for many good reasons; strategic location, great schools, exciting recreational locations and parks, as well as a responsive and caring township government intent on making Upper Macungie Township progressively better.

We designed this website to be informative and easy to use. It contains lots of important information about the many township services, conveniences and benefits which help to make living and working in Upper Macungie a uniquely engaging experience. Visit our website often for updated information on what’s happening in our community, or come and visit us and experience everything we have to offer you, your family or your business!

Thank you! –Upper Macungie Township Supervisors, Managers & Staff.

ATTENTION RESIDENTS: LEAF COLLECTION has ended after a 2 week extension so that our Public Works trucks are ready for the snow.


Join fellow citizens to help determine the future of the Township by:

First Public Information Session: Thursday November 9th – 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Fogelsville Elementary School – 312 PA-100, Breinigsville, PA 18031

The new Comprehensive Plan will guide this Township and it’s officers for years for come. Help our consultants gather the immensely important Township demographic information to properly create a Comprehensive Plan that will steer Upper Macungie Township in the best direction possible.



Upper Macungie Township helf a public meeting on Tuesday, October 31, 2017 at Jaindl Elementary School to discuss the possible Recreational Community Center. All research and important documents can be found on the UMT Recreational Community Center Development Page.


Looking for a way to donate to Puerto Rico? Our UMTPD is participating in the below fundraiser. Click the image for details.

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Just as is done with charitable events such as the Toys for Tots campaign and our annual coat drive, the Upper Macungie Township Police Department (UMTPD) is collecting donations for the Puerto Rico Relief Fund to support communities in Puerto Rico after the devastating effects of Hurricane Maria.

All donations will be collected and delivered to United for Puerto Rico/Unidos por Puerto Rico, an organization comprised of Puerto Rican Leaders who assembled to develop a concerted, grassroots effort to support the Island of Puerto Rico’s immediate needs. The group has guaranteed that 100% of the funds will be allocated for Puerto Rico Hurricane Relief Efforts. A free concert, to benefit this event, will be held at the Levitt Pavilion at SteelStacks on Saturday November 5, 2017 from 2:00 PM until 6:00 PM.

Checks payable to: Concilio-Unidos PA’ PR can be mailed or hand delivered to the UMTPD at 37 Grim Road Breinigsville, Pa 18031.



Click here for the version of the UMT Fall 2017 Newsletter that Flips!





SPOTTED LANTERNFLIES: “If you find Spotted Lanternflies, you should kill them.” please review the important information below from our 2016 Newsletter. You can read this PDF for instructions and or visit PA.Gov’s Spotted Lanternfly webpage.


Lehigh County

Lehigh County is having a Household Hazardous Waste Event: October, 28, 2017 from 8:00am-3:00pm. All Participants MUST PRE-REGISTER online at www.lehighcounty.org.


2017 UMT SPRING NEWSLETTER & Community Center Survey:

Thank you for your participation in the Community Center Survey. The results are in and posted on the UMT Recreational Community Center Development Page




The 2017 Spring Newsletter:

Upper Macungie Township strives to foster consistent communication with all of it’s citizens and businesses. The Upper Macungie Township Newsletter is mailed twice a year to all residents with additional copies available at the Township Building on Schantz Road. Newsletters have been mailed for Fall! To see the Newsletter now Click Here!

Current and past copies of the Newsletter are available here.

Notice: Lehigh County Authority (LCA) has begun a flushing program for the summer of 2017.  They will be notifying residents the Friday before they commence flushing for the following week. Please visit the LCA website concerning the program, what to expect and a system map outlining the area they will be in that week.  The flushing program will be 7am to 5pm, Monday through Thursday and lasting for about 7 weeks, weather depending.  Please contact LCA at 610-398-2503 if you have any questions.


UMT Police Department Traffic Update: The Good Neighbor Coalition





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Check out all of our Recreation Programs and Events at UMT RECREATION!


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CLICK HERE to Register for Nixle, our public safety alert system. Nixle Alerts from the UMT Police Department can be sent via text or email.

What is Nixle?
Neighborhood-level to community-level: public safety alerts; up-to-the-minute need-to-know information; advisories, reminders, and last minute cancellations; municipal and community news, happenings, events, and any other relevant information an AIP wants to send out through the service.


Boards, Committees and Commissions

Upper Macungie Township has a number of staffed by township resident volunteers. There is often a need for new members for these positions. If you are interested in serving your community, please submit your resume and the Volunteer Application to Ashley Godshall at Upper Macungie Township
8330 Schantz Road, Breinigsville, Pa  18031.




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Looking to rent a Pavilion or Independent Park (indoor facility) for your event? Upper Macungie Township is blessed with a wealth of beautiful park lands and we welcome you to enjoy them!



Our pavilions can be reserved April through October (no restroom facilities during other months). Reservations will only be taken starting January for the current calendar year. Opening date for 2015 was Friday, January 2, 2015. Independent Park is our indoor  facility beautifully suited for any occasion. Reservations for Independent Park can be made two years in advance Check them out!