CITY OF BETHLEHEM
ALL PUBLIC MEETINGS CANCELLED
MARCH 23, 2020 THROUGH APRIL 3, 2020
Mayor Bob Donchez has announced that as of Monday, March 23, 2020, all public meetings are cancelled through Friday, April 3, 2020 at which time the situation will be reevaluated. Such reevaluation may require additional cancellations. Notice will be provided once a determination is made.
Please monitor the City’s website at and social media for additional information including closures of City facilities, postponement of public meetings and updates on COVID-19.
Thank you for your patience and cooperation.
MARCH 2020 MEETING
The regular meeting of the Redevelopment Authority scheduled for 5:00 PM on Thursday, March 26, 2020 has been cancelled.
The next regular meeting of the Authority is scheduled to be held at 5:00 PM on Thursday, April 23, 2020 in Town Hall at Bethlehem City Hall.
Any meeting of the Authority, which might be scheduled prior to that date, will be publicly advertised as required.
CORONAVIRUS CLOSURES NOTICE
The entire City of Bethlehem community has been closely monitoring the developments regarding the coronavirus and its spread.
Following the Center for Disease Control’s recommendations this weekend that organizations postpone in-person events and gatherings consisting of 50 people or more, ArtsQuest is closing the ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks and the Banana Factory to the public effective noon, March 16 through at least March 31. All programming at the buildings, including cinema screenings and comedy shows at the ArtsQuest Center and classes at the Banana Factory, have been suspended at this time.
In addition to the ArtsQuest properties, the City of Bethlehem Redevelopment Authority’s Visitor Center at SteelStacks and Hoover Mason Trestle at SteelStacks are also closed through at least March 31.
We continue to follow this situation closely and will provide additional updates as needed. For the latest updates on the Steel Stacks campus, we ask you that you please visit the ArtsQuest website at www.artsquest.org.
We thank everyone for their understanding during these uncertain times.