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Bethlehem is a city of 75,000 people in eastern Pennsylvania - a city known for its rich colonial and industrial history. Today Bethlehem is experiencing an economic and cultural renaissance promising a future as bright as the city's past.

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Arbor Day in Bethlehem

Friday, April 24, 2015 is Arbor Day! The City of Bethlehem is proud to announce the continuation of its traditional distribution of tree seedlings in celebration of Arbor Day. The trees are free - one per person - to Bethlehem residents on a first come basis starting at 8:30 a.m. The City will be offering Sweet Crabapple, Black Gum, Common Persimmon, and American Witchhazel.


Notice of Real Estate Auction

The City of Bethlehem is offering a number of land parcels for auction sale. Please refer to the description of the parcels and the rules for the sale of property. All bids must be in writing and received by the City of Bethlehem Purchasing Department, Room B-305 on or before 12:00 p.m. on May 8, 2015. Submission of the highest qualified bid does not assure acceptance or create a binding contract with the City. Sale is subject to acceptance of a qualified bid by City Council which is authorized by law to reject all bids. Title to successful bidders will be by quitclaim deed subject to existing easements and covenants. All bidders upon submission of a bid are deemed to have read, understood and agreed to all the terms conditions and rules applicable to the auction process and sale.

Fire Hydrant Flushing Schedule

The Fire Hydrant Flushing Schedule is available online.