WELCOME TO UPPER MACUNGIE TOWNSHIP
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.
BUDGET MEETINGS (cancelled Fire Meeting): The previously scheduled special meeting of the Board of Supervisors to discuss the Fire Companies on October 9th at 7:00pm has been cancelled. The Board will still hold a public meeting at that time, the purpose of which is to discuss issues relating to the 2018 Township Budget; to consider any other business that may come before the Board; and, if appropriate, to take any necessary related action. This meeting is in place of the Budget meeting previously scheduled for Tuesday, October 10th; No special meetings will take place on October 10th.
Further Budget Meetings are scheduled for Tuesday, October 24th at 6:30pm in the Township Building at 8330 Schantz Road, Breinigsville, PA 18031; and Tuesday, October 31st at 6:30pm at a location to be determined.
COMPREHENSIVE PLAN MEETING: Notice is hereby given that the Upper Macungie Township Planning Commission (PC) will hold a public meeting on Thursday October 12th, 2017 at 7:00 PM in the Township Building at 8330 Schantz Road, Breinigsville, PA 18031. The purpose of this meeting will be for Township staff and consultants to discuss and update the PC with regard to the progressing Comprehensive Plan; and, if appropriate, to take any necessary related action.
SPOTTED LANTERNFLY: If you are seeing Spotted Lanternflies, please review the important information below from our 2016 Newsletter. You can also visit PA.Gov’s Spotted Lanternfly webpage.
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.
Thank you for your participation in the Community Center Survey. The results are in and posted on the UMT Recreational Community Center Development Page
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
POSTPONED to Friday, September 1, 2017
Moana (PG): will play Friday, September 1, 2017 at Grange Park. Pre-movie activities begin at 7:00pm, the movie starts at nightfall.
An author studying fantastic beasts arrives in 1926 NYC, and gets caught up in a larger conflict when some of the creatures in his care are accidentally released. Click here to watch the trailer!
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Check out all of our Recreation Programs and Events at UMT RECREATION!
RESIDENTS- DO YOU WANT PUBLIC SAFETY ANNOUNCEMENTS FROM THE UMPD RIGHT TO YOUR MOBILE DEVICE?
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.
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.
PAVILION RENTAL & INDEPENDENT PARK RENTAL
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!