MusikFest Office Hours
The BPA offices will be closing at 1pm on Friday August 2nd and closing at 2pm Monday 8/5-Friday 8/9.
Q&A Responses to Purchase and Development of a Certain Condominium Unit 1 located a E 2nd Street and E. 3rd Streets, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania 18015
Updated and Clarification on Questions
3. We noticed there is currently a 10’ front yard setback shown on the site plan in addition to the 7.72’ sidewalk. None of the other surrounding buildings have the setback. Would you be able to shed any light on this condition?
a. The approved plans have a 16″ setback, please check with the City of Bethlehem for any zoning questions. Please find attached the approved plans. The BPA does not represent that the lot is zoned for any particular use.
6. Timing of work. The foundations for the garage need to be installed before the retail building can start.
a. We currently plan to have the foundation work completed by June 1, 2020. However, this is subject to change due to local and state approvals or any other unforeseen delays.
Request for Proposals
Purchase and Development of a Certain Condominium Unit 1 located a E 2nd Street and E. 3rd Streets, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania 18015
Approximately 10,000 Square Feet
(“Polk Street Retail Unit 1”)
The Bethlehem Parking Authority is soliciting proposals for the purchase and development of the Polk Street Retail Unit. Please visit https://bethpark.org/news beginning May 9th, 2019 to download a complete copy of the RFP.
On site meeting will be held Friday, May 17th at 10am. Any questions and/or clarifications shall be directed to the person noted below, on or before 2:00 P.M., May 30th ,2019. Questions raised after this cut-off will remain unanswered.
One (1) Clearly marked original, two (2) clearly marked complete copies (including all proposer provided attachments), and an electronic copy of each proposal shall be submitted and delivered to Kevin Livingston, Executive Director of Bethlehem Parking Authority, 85 West North Street, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania 18018. Envelopes shall be closed, sealed and marked, “Proposal – Polk Street Retail Unit”, according to RFP, prior to 2:00 P.M., Local Time, June 7th, 2019.
Parking Meter Rate Increase
Beginning 1/1/2019, the hourly rate for on street meter parking will be $1.50.
For customers utilizing the MobileNow app, the hourly rate for on street meter parking will be $1.00 per hour until 7/1/2019.
Click the link to get the app for Android phone, Get the app for Android phones
Click the link to get the app for Apple phones, Get the App for Apple Phones
Electric Vehicle Charging Station
The Bethlehem Parking Authority has installed one ChargePoint and one Tesla charging station at the North St, New St Garages and Walnut St. Garages. The Commons Parking Garage has one ChargePoint station. Each ChargePoint Station can charge two vehicles at one time and the Tesla Charging Station can charge one vehicle at a time. The Charging Stations are on the lower level of NOrth St, Walnut St and New St and Level 2 of the Commons Parking Garage. The areas are marked by signage and brightly colored green paint.
There is also a Tesla Charging Station located at our Broad St. Lot at 55 W Broad St. The space is marked by signage and is the first spot on the right as you enter from Long St.
Final Presentation & Parking Study
Here is the Final Presentation and Parking Study. For any further questions or concerns, please contact the Executive Director of the Bethlehem Parking Authority at 610-865-7123.