7TH STREET OVERVIEW
Long considered the gateway to the city of Allentown, 7th Street is a thriving, vibrant commercial and residential district. With the many changes in the past few years, 7th Street is fast becoming a Lehigh Valley destination. The street is lined with restaurants and shops that reflect the diversity of a community that has been growing by leaps and bounds. With the Main Street Program’s award-winning historical facade restoration on many of the beautiful old buildings, 7th Street has been attracting new businesses at a rapidly increasing rate.
The life on 7th Street is a busy one. There is always activity with local business owners serving their customers.
7th Street is a vibrant community with various events throughout the year. The Rodale Farmer’s Market is a local favorite.
Walking through our diverse community, you will see smiling faces and a host of places to visit and eat.
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The culture, the community, the opportunity.
Gateway To Allentown
People and Culture
Diversity abounds in the 7th Street District. You cannot drive or walk down 7th Street and not feel like you stepped into a blend of different countries. The shops, restaurants and businesses are all part of the cultural experience. The people of 7th Street is the greatest asset to the community. Everyone works hard and supports one another, it is a great community to be a part of.
Investment and Opportunity
Significant investment has gone into 7th Street over the years and the rewards are being to bear fruit. The facade grant program has been a huge success and has helped many of the 7th Street business owners. If you are an entrepreneur 7th Street is the place to be and if you are an investor 7th Street is a great opportunity!