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  1. Albany County Redistricting - 1st public hearing on 5/26

    The Albany County Redistricting Commission will be holding a public hearing on proposed district lines for county legislators on 5/26, with an additional hearing planned for late June. Visit the Albany County website for more information. Read on...
  2. RFP for a Street Safety Education Program, respond by 5/27/2022

    The Town, partnering with the Bicycle and Pedestrian Committee, invites proposals from qualified independent consultants to create a Street Safety Education Program to design and launch a safety campaign to make our streets safe for all road users. Read on...
  3. Memorial Day Parade, Monday, May 30 kicking off at 11:00 AM

    As in the past, the parade will step off at 11:00 am from the American Legion, proceeding to the Memorial Park by the Rail Trail bridge. Read on...
  4. PaintCare: FREE, Easy drop-off program for paint in New York State!

    Consumers and small businesses now have access to convenient postconsumer paint drop-off sites for the collection, reuse and recycling of paint products. Read on...
  5. Help Wanted - Seasonal Laborers in Highway Department

    The Town of Bethlehem Highway Department is seeking Seasonal Laborers who are at least 18 years of age to perform manual tasks based on the season. Work hours will be Monday – Friday from 7:00 AM to 3:30 PM (8 hour day). Read on...
  6. Reducing Human-Bear Conflicts

    Remove bird feeders between April 1 - November 30. Bear nuisance complaint records reveal that bird feeders are involved in over 80% of the bear problems around homes. Take responsibility for your safety & encourage your neighbors to do the same! Read on...
  7. Know What´s Below Before You Dig, call for FREE underground utilities markings, it's the law

    Planning a home improvement job? Planting a tree? Installing a fence or deck? WAIT! Here´s what you need to know first. Read on...
  8. Temporary Signs Information

    While the town code provides legal authorization for temporary sign use, we have put together the following plain language rules to help organizations, individuals, and candidates for public office understand the rules for their use within the Town. Read on...
  9. Use, sale or distribution of any forms of fireworks illegal in Albany County

    In 2020, the Albany County legislature voted to ban both the sale and use of any form of fireworks in the county. In addition to previous restrictions, sparkling devices were re-added to the ban, violators subject to fines and/or jail time. Read on...
  10. Deer in Spring Information and Avoid Bear Conflict

    The Town's Animal Control officer received a newsletter from the NYS DEC containing information he would like shared with residents and businesses regarding bear and deer both of which are seen in many areas of town. Follow precautions noted. Read on...
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