DUE TO THE PASSING OF BOARD OF SUPERVISORS VICE CHAIRMAN SAMIR P. ASHMAR THE UPPER MACUNGIE TOWNSHIP MUNICIPAL BUILDING AND PUBLIC WORKS WILL BE CLOSED ON TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 25TH.
Upper Macungie Township’s Samir “Sam” P. Ashmar, Vice Chairman of the Board of Supervisors died suddenly Thursday evening, November 20, 2014. Administration and staff wish to extend their deepest condolences and heartfelt sympathy.
Sam Ashmar was a great leader, an exceptional man, a devoted husband and father, a dedicated Fire Marshal and a true friend to many. Our prayers are with the family, his beloved wife Sharon, cherished children, Makala and Joshua as well Station 56 and the entire Upper Macungie Township community. Our admiration for his many accomplishments is enduring. We all will miss you dearly and thank you for your service to our Township. Rest well our friend.
Welcome to Upper Macungie Township, Pennsylvania
Our community is one of the fastest growing townships in Pennsylvania for many good reasons. Strategic location. Great schools. Exciting recreational assets. And a responsive township government intent of making life here in 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 making living and working in Upper Macungie a uniquely engaging experience. Visit here often for updated information on what’s happening in our community. Thank you! –Upper Macungie Township Supervisors, Managers & Staff
Located in the beautiful Lehigh Valley* region of Eastern Pennsylvania, Upper Macungie Township provides a healthy, stimulating environment in which to live, work and grow.
The Township is a harmonious blend of rolling countryside, fertile farmlands, neighborly residential communities and modern commercial parks. Geographically positioned less than two hours drive from New York City and one hour from Philadelphia, Upper Macungie Township ranks among the fastest growing municipalities in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Explore this website further and you will understand why. Better yet, plan a visit soon and experience everything that Upper Macungie has to offer you, your family, your business…and your future.
*The Lehigh Valley is the fastest growing and third most populous region in the state of Pennsylvania with a population of 821,623 residents as of the 2010 U.S. Census. Upper Macungie Township’s population is 20,063 as of 2010 census. According to the 2012 U.S. Census our population grew to 21,549, which was the largest growth in all Pennsylvania townships!