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Our next City Council meeting — the “face” of Bethlehem City government — occurs tomorrow tonight Tuesday, August 18, at 7PM.
The meeting documents are located at the following link:
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PUBLIC COMMENT PHONE INSTRUCTIONS
REMOTE PUBLIC COMMENT PHONE INSTRUCTIONS. If you would like to speak during the City Council August 18, 2020 Meeting, please sign up per the instructions below or call into the meeting when the Council President announces he will take public comment calls. If you would like to sign up to speak, email the following information to the Bethlehem City Clerk’s office (email@example.com) no later than 12:00 PM on August 18, 2020 (a) name; (b) address; (c) phone number; and (d) topic of comments. If you are signed up to speak, the City Council President will call you from (610) 997-7963. After all signed-up speakers talk, the Council President will ask whether anyone else would like to make public comments. If you want to speak at that time, call the Bethlehem City Council public comment phone line at (610) 997-7963. NOTES. Calls to the public comment phone number will only be accepted during the designated public comment period with a 5 minute time limit. If you call and the line is busy, please call back when the current speaker is finished. As soon as your call begins, please turn off all speakers, computer speakers, televisions, or radios. At the start of your call, please state your name and address. A five minute time limit will apply to any public comments.
Find the Council agenda and supporting documents here.
Gadfly’s not sure he sees anything “hot” on the agenda.
General interest for us will probably be in reports by the Mayor, Council President, and the Public Safety Committee chair — and in new business.
Gadfly would hope for some sense of plan of future developments following up the Public Safety Committee meeting on August 11 as well as some Council feedback on that meeting.
But there’s always the unexpected.
As long as he has flutter in his wings, Gadfly urges “attending” City Council.
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