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Voter Referendum May 18th

By |2021-05-14T10:47:54-04:00May 10th, 2021|

We're Asking for Your 'YES' Vote on Tuesday, May 18th! On May 18th, you’ll see a Voter Referendum from the Municipality of Bethel Park at the bottom of the ballot asking for your “Yes” vote. Bethel Park’s existing Home Rule Charter requires that the Municipal Planner live within the Municipality

April 2021

Bethel Park Police Department K-9 Lends his Paws to Help the Homeless

By |2021-04-09T12:28:57-04:00April 9th, 2021|

Sock Drive Running April 11 - 25 The Bethel Park Police Department’s K-9 unit, otherwise known as ‘K9 Jeez,’ is partnering with a local charity to bring some relief to the greater Pittsburgh area homeless. The 6-year-old Belgian Malinois, handled by Officer Drew Jacobs, is helping ‘Socks With A Mission’ to collect socks for those

March 2021

Bethel Park Farmers’ Market Opens May 4!

By |2021-03-30T16:27:24-04:00March 30th, 2021|

New Market Coordinator and a Variety of New Vendors Part of the Upcoming Season! New Market Coordinator Miranda Wayne The Bethel Park Farmers’ Market will be opening shop this season on Tuesday, May 4 from 3-7 p.m. at the VIP Parking Lot in South Park off of Corrigan Drive (next to the ice

An Update on Park Improvements and Road Paving

By |2021-03-26T11:27:06-04:00March 26th, 2021|

The Municipality has a goal of upgrading and improving its community parks.  In fact, many residents expressed extremely positive feedback about the playground makeover at Miner’s Park resulting in a variety of new equipment for children of all ages to enjoy! Following are exciting plans for two additional parks as well as an update on

Kindness Card Project…Learn How You Can Participate!

By |2021-03-10T11:20:11-05:00March 10th, 2021|

If you’d like to spread some cheer to members of our community who are in nursing facilities or senior living centers where they cannot receive visitors, consider participating in the Bethel Park Kindness Card Project. Simply purchase or make a card that can offer local seniors encouragement or well wishes; you can even write a

Miner’s Park Playground Renovations  

By |2021-03-10T11:07:48-05:00March 4th, 2021|

Last September – October (2020), the playground at Miner’s Park received a complete makeover resulting in a variety of new, exciting equipment for children to enjoy!  And, the best part is that local children made the final vendor selection. The $175,000 project cost included removing all existing equipment and replacing it with: A custom Synergy

Wastewater Treatment Plant Handles Unprecedented Amount of Clogs

By |2021-03-04T15:40:13-05:00March 4th, 2021|

Since the start of COVID, the Bethel Park/South Park Wastewater Treatment Plant has experienced weekly clogs in its system, something that hasn’t happened for at least the past 35 years according to Treatment Plant Superintendent Scott Dunn. "I’ve worked here over 35 years and haven’t experienced anything like this before,” said Dunn.  “Since COVID, we

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