Upper Milford Township encompasses the villages of Powder Valley, Shimerville, Vera Cruz, Old Zionsville, and Zionsville in the southern most portion of Lehigh County. Nestled within rolling hills and scenic valleys, the Township has a rural aura with picturesque churches and barns, many vintage houses, fields for farming, and small family businesses. Expanded consumer services and shopping opportunities are readily available via the Routes 29/100 highway. Nearby areas include immediate neighbors, Emmaus and Macungie; Allentown and Bethlehem, 15-20 minutes north; and the Upper Perkiomen Valley, 15 minutes south. Philadelphia is a 45 minute drive south. Upper Milford Township was the first township organized in Lehigh County.
The Perkiomen Watershed Conservancy has provided some helpful tips on how you can help your lawn best manage stormwater. (Click for full details)...
The American Red Cross has launched a Home Fire Preparedness Campaign. The American Red Cross partners with local fire departments to provide tools and resources to assist local families, enabling the...
The Upper Milford Township Board of Supervisors are progressing through the process of creating an Open Space Program to acquire/preserve available open space throughout the Township. This is being do...
PA Department of Agriculture is conducting searches and research to help eliminate the Lantern Fly in PA. There will be inspectors traveling around Upper Milford Township and surrounding areas from now until November. They have yellow vests and Identification cards. They will happily answer any questions. Read more