Important Phone Numbers
(Police, Fire, Ambulance) -
Colonial Regional Police Department (non-emergency) - 610.330.2200 and 610.317.0808
MET-ED (Electrical Outage Reporting) - 1.888.544.4877
PPL (Electrical Outage Reporting) - 1.800.342.5775
UGI – Natural Gas (Gas Leak)- 1.800.609.4844
Lower Nazareth Elementary School - 610.759.7311
Nazareth Area Middle School - 610.759.2101
Lower Nazareth Township - 610.330.2200
U. S. Post Office
Lower Nazareth -
CALL 911 AND WHEN NOT TO CALL 911
phone number to dial to report a police, fire or medical emergency or any
situation requiring the immediate presence of police officers, firefighters or
emergency medical personnel. In a crisis, seconds count. They can mean the
difference between life and death.
There is one easy to remember number to call for police, fire and medical
No coin is
required if calling from a pay phone. But please remember, 911 is an emergency
When you reach the
emergency 911 phone dispatcher, you will be asked to verify the location from
which you are calling and describe the nature of the emergency. Stay calm. Do
not hang up. Stay on the telephone until directed otherwise by the 911
dispatcher. If you hang up, you must redial.
call from a cellular phone, your call will be routed to the appropriate agency.
Cellular calls go to many "cell sites" and your call might not be answered
near where you are located. You must describe to the dispatcher the location of
the emergency you are reporting.
TO CALL 911:
breaking into your home now or breaking into a neighbor's home
accident involving injury
A fight or
display of weapons
is any situation that to preserve life or property requires immediate response
by police, fire or emergency medical agencies.
WHEN NOT TO CALL 911:
Report telephone, power
or cable television outages
Report an abandoned
vehicle, a loud party, a pet-related problem or vandalism
Request legal advice
Request or provide any
information that does NOT need immediate attention.
phone number is 610.317.0808.
911 is an emergency number and should not be used for non-emergency purposes.