2175 Seipstown Road
Fogelsville, PA 18051
610.285.6660
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Weisenberg News

Weisenberg Volunteer Fire Department has issued a burn ban in effect until further notice.
THERE IS AN INCREASED RISK OF WILDFIRES DURING THE SPRING. THERE WILL BE A TOWNSHIP WIDE BURN BAN IN EFFECT DURING ALL “ENHANCED THREAT”, “ELEVATED RISK” AND “RED FLAG” WARNINGS ISSUED BY THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE. FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE CALL THE TOWNSHIP OFFICE.
Thank you!
SMOKEY THE BEAR



Weisenberg Township is once again holding a ELECTRONIC RECYCLING DAY!!! Please look for our flyer in the Northwestern Press shortly.
RECYCLE

Please click HERE to see print out or see the FLYER

Polling Location to remain @ Hope Church for Spring Primary Election.

We received notification from the Lehigh County Election Board that the Weisenberg Township Polling Location will remain at Hope Church (7974 Claussville Rd.) for the Spring 2018 Primary Election. The Election Board was previously looking to move the Polling Place for Weisenberg Township to the Weisenberg Fire Station however decided to keep it at Hope Church due to parking concerns.


PUBLIC NOTICE
March 6, 2018
Re: Weisenberg Township Zoning Hearing Board
2501 Golden Key Road - Appeal of Golden Key Developers, LLC

Dear Residents/Property Owner,

At the request of the Developer, The Weisenberg Twp. Zoning Hearing Board Appeals (Weisenberg Twp ZHB / Golden Key Developers, LLC Case 2017-3/Appeal 298 & Case 2018-1/Appeal 299) scheduled for March 14, 2018 at 7PM have been indefinitely extended.

Please note that there will NOT be a meeting of the Weisenberg Township Zoning Hearing Board on March 14th, 2018. In the event that the developer decides to revoke the time extension, they will be required to provide 60 days’ notice and Hearings will be re-advertised.

The Developer has requested to be removed from the March 12th Board of Supervisors Agenda and will not be in attendance.

All interested parties should periodically check the website for future meeting notices regarding this property.

Brian C. Carl
Township Administrator




There's no predicting when the Lehigh Valley will see the kind of damaging floods it saw in 2006, or the punishing winds that Superstorm Sandy brought in 2012, but being prepared requires planning now - and your help is needed.

The first public meeting to help update the Regional Hazard Mitigation Plan is scheduled for 7 p.m. February 20, at Pine Brook Family Answers, 402 N. Fulton Street, Allentown

"We want people to tell us about the experiences they've had during these times of emergency," said Lehigh Valley Planning Commission Environmetal Planning Director Geoff Reese, who is project manager for the Hazard Mitigation Plan update. "What do they think we need to know to do this plan right?"

With help from a federal grant, the Lehigh Valley Planning Commission, in partnership with the state and Lehigh and Northampton Counties, last September launched a more than yearlong effort to update a two-county plan that will spell out how each of the Valley's 62 municipalities and both counties should prepare and respond to both natural and manmade disasters. The process includes input from comumunity leaders and emergency management officials, and people get their chance to weigh in later this month during the first of three public meetings.

The plan is designed not only to provide a roadmap of how to prepare for disaster before it happens, but to make the region's municipalities eligible for Federal Emergency Management Agency disaster relief funding.

A second public meeting will be held at 7 p.m., April 25, at the Nurture Nature Center in Easton.

The new plan is scheduled to be in place in October.


Weisenberg Township is now in the Quarantine Area for Spotted Lanternfly. Attached is a map supplied to us from Lehigh County. HERE

Would you like to learn more about this invasive insect?
*Why should you be concerned?
*What is the biology and life cycle?
*How does the quarantine order affect residents?
*What can you do to help?
For more information please click HERE

Welcome To Weisenberg Township

Located in beautiful Northwestern Lehigh County, Pennsylvania, Weisenberg Township is 26.8 square miles of mostly rural, rolling hills. Established in 1753, Weisenberg is now home to some 5,000 residents. The Township is bordered by Upper Macungie to the South, Lowhill to the East, Lynn to the North and Berks County to the West. More than 25% of the Township is comprised of preserved farmland and open space. Except for the homes near the Southeastern corner of the Township, most homes are on lots of 1 acre or greater with on-lot well & septic. The Township also has a growing number of businesses that operate manufacturing and distribution facilities along its I-78 corridor.

We invite you to browse our website to learn more about the Township and hope that you find the content helpful and informative. If you have any questions or require additional assistance please contact us during normal business hours, M-F, between 8:30 am & 4:30 pm or attend a public meeting.

Sincerely,
The Supervisors & Staff of Weisenberg Township

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