Commissioners’ Meeting Announcements:

Beginning August 11, 2021, the public is invited to attend our Board of Commissioner meetings in person (MASKS REQUIRED) or virtually via ZOOM.

The Board of Commissioners will have their next meeting on Wednesday, October 27, 2021 at 7:30 p.m.

Instructions will be posted soon.


The Courts & Corrections Committee will hold their next meeting on Wednesday, November 3, 2021 at 6:30 p.m. via ZOOM only.

Instructions will be posted soon.



  • District Commissioners:
Terms expire January, 2022


Terms expire January, 2024


Board of Commissioners

Government Center - Rm 408
(Public Hearing Room 111)
17 South Seventh Street
Allentown, PA. 18101-2400
Phone: 610-782-3050     Fax: 610-871-2886

 The Board of Commissioners is the legislative branch of County government and has all the legislative powers that may be exercised by the County under the Constitution, the laws of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the Lehigh County Home Rule Charter.

Some of the Board's powers are:
To enact, amend or repeal ordinances, resolutions, and motions; to make appropriations; to incur indebtedness; to adopt the budget; to levy taxes, assessments and service charges; and to adopt the Administrative Code and the Personnel Code. 

 Map of Commissioners Districts

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*Hours by appointment only. Please call 610-782-3050 to schedule.*


County Commissioners

 Marc J Grammes
 Marc Grammes
 District 1 
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Percy H. Dougherty
District 2
 Amy Zanelli
Amy L. Zanelli
District 3
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Geoff Brace
District 4
 Nathan Brown
Jeffrey Dutt
District 5
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Bob Elbich
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Dave Harrington
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Dan Hartzell
Zakiya Smalls
Zakiya Smalls