The Township's Computer Software provider, Dallas Data Systems, is running a Commitment to Community Competition for area charitable or community projects that help to improve and serve their communities.


PLEASE VOTE FOR OUR NEW AND IMPROVED PALMER POOL PROJECT BY CLICKING HERE.  Dallas Data Systems will be awarding the following grants to the most vote getters:  1st prize - $2,500, 2nd prize - $1,500, 3rd prize - $1,000.


Individuals can vote once per day from each of your electronic devices now through October 15, 2017.

Palmer Municipal Fire Department  - Fire Prevention Open House

The Palmer Municipal Fire Department will hold their annual Fire Prevention Open House on October 14th from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.  There will be food, vehicle rescue demonstrations, a smoke house, a bounce house for kids... and more.


Township Leaf Collection

The Township will begin leaf collection in the Old Orchard area of the township on October 16th.  They will begin leaf collection throughout the remainder of the township the week of October 23rd.  Collection begins in the south end of the township and they move north.  Once a rotation is completed they repeat the process from south to north.


Tomorrow's Palmer - Comprehensive Plan Update

For anyone who missed the Community Meeting on March 15, click here to download the full presentation from that night.


Thank You Palmer Community Weekend Sponsors

We would like to thank all the businesses and individuals who generously donate towards our Palmer Township Community Weekend event.  With their donations we are able to have a very successful event that is enjoyed by many!


Platinum Level Sponsors:  Palmer Township Board of Supervisors, City Entertainment Systems, Embassy Bank


Gold Level Sponsors:  Charles Chrin Companies, Lafayette Ambassador Bank, Lehigh Valley Health Network, Millennia Salon & Spa


Silver Level Sponsors:  Giant Food Store, Palmer Park Mall, The Pidcock Company, Walgreens


Bronze Level Sponsors:  Amato Chiropractic Group, Antonio's Pizzeria, And The Sign Says, Balloons The Clown, City of Easton, Coca Cola Company, Stokes Electric, Tacos and Tequila Restaurant, The Crivellaro Family, Waste Management.



















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Coming Events


Latex Paint Recycling

Drop-off Collection

9 AM to Noon on the

following dates:

Oct. 7 - Tatamy Borough

240 S. 8th Street

Tatamy, PA

Click here for details

Yard Waste Collection

Week of October 30

Place curbside with your trash carts

2017 Household Hazardous

Waste Collection Dates

October 14

8:30 AM - 2:00 PM

Northampton Community College

Main Campus

Bethlehem Township

Click here for details

Trick or Treat

October 31

6:00 to 8:00 p.m.

Palmer Pool Ribbon  Cutting Ceremony


The official Ribbon Cutting Ceremony of the new Palmer Township Pool took place on Sunday, June 25th.  Members of the Palmer Township Board of Supervisors along with Lions Club Members participated in cutting the ribbon.




Palmer Environmental Steering Committee Looking for New Members

Palmer’s Environmental Steering Committee (ESC) currently has openings for new members. This long-standing and very successful group has been involved in recycling, Earth Day Litter Clean-ups, household hazardous waste and electronics collection events, along with numerous other projects.  Monthly meetings are held at the Palmer Library, 7:00 p.m., the fourth Thursday of every month except November and December.  If you’d like more information, feel free to stop by one of these meetings or contact Cindy Oatis, Recycling Coordinator, at


New Pickleball Courts Ready for Action at Fairview Park

Check out our new Pickleball Courts at Fairview Park.  Pickleball is a racquet sport that combines elements of badminton, tennis and table tennis.  Come out and try it out.



Community Center Project Underway

As you drive by the Charles Chrin Community Center of Palmer Township you will see significant work being done to the land around the community center.  Site work has begun to add a one-mile walking path, a turf field, grass fields and additional parking around the center.


Township Metering Study

Please be advised that beginning on Monday, March 13, 2017, Flow Assessment Services will begin a metering study for Palmer Township.  This metering study will last approximately one year and Flow Assessment Service employees will be seen throughout Palmer Township during this time.  Flow Assessment Service employees may need access to manholes within Palmer Township right-of -ways and easements.  If they must access a manhole at the rear yard of property owners, they will be accompanied by Palmer Township employees.  If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact the Municipal Building at 610-253-7191.

Palmer Township Partners with Nixle to Bring Alerts to its Residents

Palmer Township residents can now receive real time public safety messages and community announcements through Nixle.  There are several ways to register to receive alerts:

  • Text PALMER to 888777 from your mobile device
  • Click "sign-up" at the bottom of the notification box on the right, or
  • Click the QR Scan below on your mobile device

Click here to read the complete press release on the new Community Notification System.

3 Weller Place - Palmer, PA 18045 - Telephone - (610) 253-7191 - Fax (610) 253-9957 - email - The Administration Office - Office hours - 8:30 am to 4:30 pm Monday to Friday

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