Cedarbrook Senior Care & Rehabilitation Groundbreaking Ceremony - Friday, October 22, 2021

A groundbreaking ceremony to publicly commemorate the beginning of Cedarbrook’s upgrade project was held on Friday, October 22, 2021, at 10:30 a.m. The event  officially kicks off the construction phase for Cedarbrook Senior Care and Rehabilitation’s Allentown campus that will provide much needed facility improvements for resident care and quality of life.    

October Community Outreach Day News Conference - Tuesday, September 28, 2021

On Tuesday, September 28th, 2021, Lehigh County Executive Phil Armstrong and Lehigh County Public Defender Kimberly Makoul, Esq. announce Lehigh County's second Community Outreach Day. The event will be held on October 30th, 2021, and will provide residents with multiple social services and resources. 

Lehigh County Sheriff Awarded State Accreditation - Monday, September 20, 2021

On Friday, September 17th, 2021, the Lehigh County Sheriff’s Office was officially awarded State Accreditation following an unanimous vote from PLEAC (Pennsylvania Law Enforcement Accreditation Commission) at a formal meeting held on July 20, 2021 at the Pennsylvania Chiefs of Police Annual Conference.

Sustainable Energy Fund's New Net-Zero Building - Thursday, September 16, 2021

On September 16, 2021, Lehigh County Executive Phil Armstrong attended the ribbon cutting ceremony for Lehigh County’s first Net-Zero building, an achievement made possible thanks to Sustainable Energy Fund (SEF). Sustainable Energy Fund is a 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to breaking down financial, educational, and regulatory barriers to a sustainable energy future.

2022 Lehigh County Budget Presentation - Thursday, August 26, 2021

Lehigh County Executive Phil Armstrong delivers his 2022 Budget Proposal to the Board of Commissioners and to Cedarbrook staff members.

2021 Unsung Heroes Group Awards - Wednesday, August 25, 2021

Lehigh County Executive Phil Armstrong joins the Office of Aging and Adult Services in commemorating the 2021 Unsung Heroes Group Award. 

Commissioner Dougherty wins CCAP President's Award - Wednesday, August 04, 2021

On August 3, 2021, Lehigh County Commissioner Percy Dougherty was awarded by the County Commissioners Association of Pennsylvania with the President’s Award for outstanding service.

Angelo Scarselletti Amphitheater Dedication Ceremony at Slatington's Victory Park - Tuesday, July 27, 2021
Valley Youth House Camp Fowler Renovations - Wednesday, July 21, 2021

County Executive Phil Armstrong speaks at Camp Fowler as Valley Youth House unveils its brand new cabin and camp renovations for today's youth. 

Lehigh County Community Outreach Day - Saturday, June 05, 2021

On June 5th, the Office of the Public Defender gathered for their first Community Outreach Day event.

Community Outreach Day News Conference - Wednesday, June 02, 2021

Chief Public Defender Kimberly Makoul (left) and Lehigh County Executive Phil Armstrong (right) announce Lehigh County's upcoming Community Outreach Day and its holistic initiative for residents. 

Cedarbrook Senior Care & Rehabilitation Fishing Tournament - Friday, May 28, 2021

Lehigh County Executive Phil Armstrong joins Cedarbrook Director Jason Cumello and residents for Cedarbrook's annual fishing tournament. 

Lehigh Valley International Airport Ground Breaking for Airport Expansion - Thursday, May 27, 2021

Lehigh County Executive Phil Armstrong joins the Lehigh Valley International Airport for the ceremonial ground breaking of its new Security Checkpoint Terminal Connector.

Toys For Tots 2020 - Friday, December 18, 2020

County Executive Phil Armstrong joins the United States Marine Corp and the Lehigh County Sheriff's Office for this year's Toys for Tots distribution. 

Parkland C.A.R.E.S. Food Collection "Heroes Fighting Hunger" - Wednesday, November 18, 2020

Lehigh County Executive Phil Armstrong joins the Parkland C.A.R.E.S Food Pantry as they raise donations for Heroes Fighting Hunger. 

Breaking ground on the Northwestern Lehigh Veterans Memorial - Thursday, November 12, 2020

Lehigh County Executive Armstrong is present alongside the Northwestern Lehigh Veterans Memorial Committee as they break ground on the Northwestern Lehigh Veterans Memorial.

New Hex Sign Presented To Lehigh County Board of Commissioners - Thursday, November 12, 2020

On Monday, November 9th, 2020, the Pennsylvania Music Preservation Society and Historic Benner Mansion Inn presented a new hex sign to the Lehigh County Board of Commissioners. Madam Chair Amy Zanelli was present to receive the sign from coordinator, Siobhan “Sam” Bennett. 

2020 Unsung Heroes Recipients - Tuesday, October 13, 2020

Debra Mackin

Frank Schlosser

John Teufel

William & Christine Hankee

Shirley Hendricks

Gregory Williams

Robert H. Youst

John F. Mizgerd, Jr.

Barbara Ann Moyer

Timothy S. Gilbert

(Not Pictured: Myrna I. Rivera) 

2021 Budget Proposal - Thursday, August 27, 2020

Ribbon Cutting For Hangar 11- LVIA - Monday, July 27, 2020
County Executive Armstrong Address Crowd for State of Emergency Declaration - Monday, March 16, 2020
Penn State Lehigh Valley Campus Expansion Groundbreaking - Wednesday, March 04, 2020
Let's Talk Census 2020! - Tuesday, March 03, 2020

County Executive Armstrong teamed up with Desales University to talk about the 2020 Census on PBS39 NCR Radio. 

Census 2020 Pep Rally at PSU Lehigh Valley! - Monday, March 02, 2020

County Executive Phil Armstrong delivers a rallying speech to get students involved with the upcoming 2020 Census. 

2020 State of the County Address - Thursday, February 27, 2020

County Executive Phillips M. Armstrong delivers his 2020 State of the County Address. 

Allentown YMCA Ribbon Cutting - Thursday, February 13, 2020

County Executive Phil Armstrong, along with Allentown Mayor Ray O' Connell, cut the ribbon for a new all-inclusive Weight Facility at the YMCA. 

Allegiant Air Ribbon Cutting at LVIA, Allegiant Air Finds Home Base at Lehigh Valley International - Thursday, February 13, 2020

Allegiant Air Ribbon Cutting at LVIA

Allegiant Airline finds homebase with Lehigh Valley International Airport

Cedarbrook Holds First Ever Celebrating Excellence Awards - Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Cedarbrook holds first ever Celebrating Excellence Awards to honor its staff.

County Executive Armstrong and Cedarbrook Veterans - Thursday, September 26, 2019

County Executive Armstrong honors the Veterans of Cedarbrook at the local VFW Post 7923.

County Executive Armstrong Kicks-Off Allentown Fair - Wednesday, August 28, 2019

County Executive Armstrong and Allentown Mayor Ray O'Connell kick of the Allentown Fair.

Lehigh County Replaces Bittner's Corner Bridge - Thursday, August 01, 2019

Bittner's Corner Bridge replaced by Lehigh County, one of the many county-owned bridges.

Executive Armstrong and Commissioner Zanelli Congraulate Girls in Stem Education - Friday, July 19, 2019

Executive Armstrong and Commissioner Amy Zanelli greeted young women interested in the STEM Field at the Workforce Investment Board. 

County Executive Armstrong Interviewed on WDIY 88.1 - Monday, June 03, 2019

County Executive Armstrong was a guest of Alan Jennings this evening, where he discussed the work he's doing and developments that are occurring in Lehigh County.

Cedarbrook Celebrates Its 175h Anniversary - Thursday, May 16, 2019

Lehigh County's Cedarbrook Senior Care and Rehabilitation Center celebrates its 175th Anniversary.

Lehigh County Executive Presents Police Crusier to Whitehall Township - Monday, May 13, 2019

Lehigh County Executive Phillips Armstrong presents the keys to a new police car for Whitehall Township, Friday, May 10th, 2019.

County Executive Armstrong at the Envirothon - Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Lehigh County Executive Phillips Armstrong attends the Envirothon at the Lehigh County Conservation District to celebrate agriculture and the environment on April 23rd, 2019.

Governor Tom Wolf, County Executive Armstrong, Allentown Superintendent Thomas Parker - Friday, April 12, 2019

County Executive Phillips Armstrong, Governor Tom Wolf, and Allentown Superintendent Thomas Parker discuss Restore Pennsylvania which will target lead remediation in schools. - Date: April 11th, 2019- Dodd Elementary

Phillips Armstrong Celebrates National Libraries Week - Tuesday, April 09, 2019

Phillips Armstrong celebrates National Libraries Week with a proclamation dedicated to the libraries of the county on April, 8, 2019.

Trexler Nature Preserve Environmental Education Programming - Friday, March 15, 2019


The Trexler Nature Preserve and Wildlands Conservancy held their Pre-K Pathfinders Program teaching children about local wildlife and birding.