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Spring/Summer 2016 Edition of the Township News
ATTENTION: Board of Supervisor’s Workshop is scheduled for Thurs. June 2nd at 7:30pm
Click Here for the October 22, 2015 DEP Deficiency Notice to Geryville Materials, Inc.
The Board of Supervisor Meetings are now held on the third Wednesday of every month
Lower Milford has a Fire Prevention Ordinance
This Ordinance regulates the days, times and distances from structures and wooded areas you may conduct burning. Open burning of yard debris also requires notification to the Lehigh County Dispatch Center at 610-437-5252 The Ordinance is available on the Documents page.
Be considerate of your neighbors and use common sense during windy or dry conditions.
Lower Milford Twp has recently received the first notices from The PA Turnpike Commission concerning the widening of the Turnpike (I-476) through Lower Milford
1) The finished Turnpike will have 12ft inside shoulders with concrete median barrier, three 12 ft travel lanes and 12 ft outside shoulders. (Now it has 1ft wide inside shoulders and 2 lanes with 8-10ft shoulders)
2) The upgrade includes replacement and widening of the Chestnut Hill Church Rd, Limeport Pike, and Cassel Rd bridges along with several creek crossings
3) All adjacent property owners should watch their mailbox for an “Intent to Enter” letter from the Turnpike Commission so they can survey and site investigate for the project SOME PROPERTIES WILL BE STRONGLY IMPACTED
4) The Turnpike Commission will hold public meetings for the project to discuss the right-of-way impacts, etc.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION WILL BE POSTED AS SOON AS IT BECOMES AVAILABLE
Any Questions? Do not call Lower Milford’s Office, call:
717-831-7576- or email MBurd@paturnpike.com and speak to Matthew Burd, Sr Project Manager for the Turnpike Commission.
Do you need home repairs but can’t afford them?
Do you have, for example, 4 members in your household and make less than $56,950 per year? Then you may qualify for assistance. Check out the link below or pick up a flier at the Township Office for more information.
Adopted 2016 Budget
The Budget was adopted at the Dec. 17th 2015 meeting with no changes
Pot Hole Hotline!
Contact the Township Public Works Director to place on the list
For a list of PennDOT (State) roads in Lower Milford which are maintained by PennDOT along with phone number, please go to the “Departments” page and click on “Public Works”