Public Survey Purpose

The City of Allentown Park and Recreation is developing a Master Plan for Percy Ruhe Park located in southern part of the City along Oxford Drive and bordered by Interstate 78. The 27.5-acre community recreation complex is a popular site location for both youth and adult sports leagues and often holds baseball/softball tournaments through the spring and summer.

In the following survey, please share how you currently use and experience this area. Your responses will help create a vision for the future of this highly valued park. The survey should only take 10-15 minutes.

The survey will be available from April 29, 2021 until approximately November 1, 2021. Survey responses are not identified by name and your response will be anonymous. All responses will be compiled and be part of the Percy Ruhe Park Master Plan report.

This survey is being conducted by the City of Allentown Parks and Recreation with planning consultants Simone Collins Landscape Architecture. For more information, please contact Emma Haley of Simone Collins at (610) 239-7601 or  For general information about the master plan, please contact Karen El-Chaar, Director, City of Allentown Parks & Recreation at (610) 437-7757 or