Catasauqua Press

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Coplay: Two more days for tree pickup

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 by The Press in Columns

The last days for borough tree collection will be Jan. 12 and 19.


A cash bingo will be held Jan. 14 at Commitment to Family and Community, 165 Cherry St. Doors open 1 p.m., and calling starts 2 p.m.

Food and baked goods will be available for purchase.

All proceeds will benefit Whitehall Area Hunger Initiative.

For more details and cost, call Shari Noctor at 610-266-5241.


On Jan. 17, Whitehall Area Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with Samuel Owens Restaurant and Bar, 128 Chestnut St., will host a mixer with complimentary appetizers to benefit Coplay Food Pantry. A canned food or donation at the door will be your entry to the event, which runs 5:30-7:30 p.m.

For more information, call 610-739-5120.


The Coplay 150th anniversary committee will meet 7 p.m. Jan. 18 at borough council chambers, 98 S. Fourth St. All interested residents, businesses and organizations need to attend this meeting or send a representative to be a part of this once-in-a-lifetime event.


Coplay Borough is looking for an individual to be appointed as emergency management coordinator.

For more details on the position and other information, call the borough office at 610-262-6088.


A reminder from borough public works supervisor Paul Boyle that garbage cans in excess of 35 gallons will not be collected. The borough also will no longer pick up electronics.


Convalescent equipment, such as wheelchairs, crutches and walkers, are available through Coplay Recreation and Welfare Association. Requests require a 48-hour notice.

If needed, call Carol at 610-262-1571.


Have a great week, and remember, if your civic group or organization would like to inform our readers of any upcoming events or fundraisers, contact TinaMarie Martin at 484-896-0514 or heaven-