Open Records Policy and Procedure

The purpose of this policy is to establish a clear and specific policy on how the township will respond to a request for public records and to insure the response is in accordance with all applicable laws.


The following are contacts that are in accordance with the Pennsylvania Open Records Law:


Palmer Township Open Records Officer

Robert A. Williams

Palmer Township Municipal Building

3 Weller Place

Palmer, PA 18045

Telephone: (610) 253-7191

Fax: (610) 253-9957



Pennsylvania Office of Open Records

333 Market Street, 16th Floor

Harrisburg, PA 17101-2234

Telephone: (717) 347-9903



Palmer Township Police Department Open Records Officer

Chief Lawrence Palmer

5 Weller Place

Palmer, PA 18045

Telephone Non-Emergency: (610) 253-5844


Northampton County District Attorney's Office

Northampton County Courthouse

669 Washington Street

Easton, PA 18042-7475

Telephone: (610) 559-3000


Palmer Township has established a policy on the access to public records. To review the policy click here or on the menu button above.


Also, as part of this policy a Standard Right-to-Know Request Form is included as part of this policy. Click here to access the form.

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