The Economic Development Commission is made up of volubnteers from the community.

Economic Development Advisory Commission

The Economic Development Commission shall have the following powers and duties:

a. Create and foster a business-friendly atmosphere that attracts and retains appropriate retail, professional and service firms.

b. Develop and promote an image of Allentown Borough as a good place for shopping, dining, recreation and doing business while maintaining the Borough's historic image; all of which makes Allentown Borough a desirable place to live, work, play and raise a family.

c. Facilitate communication, partnership, and collaboration between businesses in retail areas and encourage and support strategies to increase patronage to these areas. 

d. Maintain a close working relationship with the Allentown Business Community Association (ABCA), the Monmouth County Office of Economic Development and various State agencies. 

All meetings take place at 7:00PM on the dates indicated at Borough Hall.

To view the Allentown Business Community Association's website, click here