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  1. Town buildings closed - Update

    Town facilities are closed to help stem the spread of COVID-19 but we are adjusting the way we work to continue delivering services. Visit the web pages of each department/service for more information. Read on...
  2. Both Spring Recycle Fest and Garden Day, scheduled for 4/4, have been CANCELLED

    CANCELLED due to Covid-19 concerns: Spring Recycle Fest and Garden Day that had been scheduled for Saturday, April 4. Read on...
  3. 2020 Census is underway

    You may have received a letter in the mailing notifying you the 2020 Census is underway. The results are used to determine how much funding local communities receive for key public services and how many seats each state gets in Congress. Read on...
  4. Public Comments Welcome on April 7 Planning Board Agenda

    Should a member of the public wish to provide comments on agenda items, comments must be submitted via email by 3PM April 7, 2020 and the comment will be read aloud during the public comment period of the agenda by a Board member. Read on...
  5. Bethlehem Boards holding meetings via video conference; as always, the public can watch online

    In accordance with the Governor's Executive Order suspending the Open Meetings Law, all meetings of Bethlehem boards (Town, Planning, Appeals, & IDA) will be held electronically via video conference. These can be watched on the town's meeting portal. Read on...
  6. Spring Cleanup will start April 6 with Greatly Reduced Staffing due to CDC and NYS Guidelines

    NO Loose Leaf Collection this year. With minimal staffing this will be a much slower process and we will not be adhering to a normal weekly brush pickup schedule. Compost facility is open. There is a BURNING BAN which prohibits outdoor burning. Read on...
  7. Water Main Flushing Program 4/6 - 5/15; some discoloration may appear

    4/6 to 4/24 - Slingerlands, N Bethlehem, Town of New Scotland; 4/15 to 5/8 - Delmar, Elsmere; 4/27 to 5/15 - Glenmont, Selkirk; Some discoloration may be seen which could result in staining of laundry. Run water until it clears before doing laundry Read on...
  8. Business Impact Survey

    The Bethlehem Chamber of Commerce in conjunction with the Town of Bethlehem is surveying businesses to assess the damage the current pandemic is having on the business community. Read on...
  9. Information on SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loan Program and Unemployment Insurance

    Links for small businesses and individuals; learn more about available programs Read on...
  10. Planning and Building Divisions - Temporary Policy Updates during COVID-19 Pandemic

    As a result of altered work environments brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic, the Bethlehem Department of Economic Development and Planning has temporarily changed its polices. Read on...
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