Planning Commission Meeting Canceled

The December 10, 2019 Planning Commission meeting is canceled.  Next meeting will be January 14, 2020.


Leaf Collection Notice

Final rotation for leaf collection will begin Monday, December 16th.  All leaves must be curbside by 7:00 AM on December 16th.


Curbside Trash and Recycling Delay and Bulk Item Delay

Due to inclement weather on Monday, December 2, 2019, curbside trash, recycling and bulk item pickup will be on a one day delay the remainder of the week.


Easton Suburban Water Authority Project

The Easton Suburban Water Authority will begin a water system replacement/improvement project Tuesday, October 15, 2019 on Fischer Road, Prince Street, Duke Court and Queen Street.   Detours can be expected during this project.  The work is expected to last until November 30, 2019.


 Hartley Avenue Recycling Center New Hours - Effective May 1, 2019

Palmer Township residents have asked and we are now able to expand the hours at the Hartley Avenue Recycling Center.  The new hours are as follows:


Monday, Wednesday and Friday - 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Saturday - 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Sunday - 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM


Click here for additional facility information.


Berks Street Yard Waste Facility Expanding Hours Effective June 1st

The Yard Waste Facility is expanding hours on Saturdays effective June 1, 2019.  New Saturday hours will be 10 AM to 4 PM.  The facility will now also be open on Wednesday's from 9 AM to 3 PM.  All other hours remain the same.


Click here for additional facility information.


A Message from Police Chief Palmer

The Palmer Township Police Department recently joined the Crimewatch Network to align our communication strategy with surrounding police agencies.


The process means we have switched to a new website and social media practices.  We encourage you to visit our Crimewatch Portal and subscribe to receive notifications or download the Crimewatch Mobile Application for Apple or Android devices.  The service is free.  Click here to get to the Palmer Police Department Crimewatch page.


If you are interested in learning more about Crimewatch, visit:


We thank you in advance for your continued support in keeping our local community safe.


Larry Palmer, Chief of Police

Palmer Township Police Department


Spotted Lanternfly Information for Businesses

To prevent the spread of spotted lanternfly, the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture (PDA) issued a quarantine for counties where the presence of this pest has been confirmed. Businesses and organizations conducting business in the quarantine zone must have permits from PDA to move vehicles, equipment and goods within and out of the zone.  For more information click here.


2019 Curbside Collection Information

The 2019 Curbside Trash and Recycling Collection information is now available and has been mailed to residents homes.  Click here for details.


Xpress Bill Pay Is Here!

Palmer Township residents... are you weary of writing checks?  Tired of wasting money buying stamps?  Palmer Township has teamed up with Xpress Bill Pay to offer residents the ability to pay their bills online.  This new service is in response to customer requests for faster and more convenient online payment options.


The new service will give residents the ability to view, track, and pay their Palmer Township Utility Bills through the secure Xpress Bill Pay website.  Various payment options are available including credit and debit cards and electronic fund transfers.  Customers can also setup automatic monthly payments, and once a history is established, view up to two years' history of their accounts.


You can click here or on the "Utility & Trash Payments button to the right to get started!






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Coming Events


Palmer Holiday Fest and

Tree Lighting

Charles Chrin Community Center

December 14th - 6:15 PM


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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