City Council

City Council is the legislative body of Bethlehem city government. The council is composed of seven members, who are elected to four-year terms. All council seats are determined by citywide elections; there are no districted council positions.

Members of Council can be contacted by email at or at the below individual email addresses

Council CommitteeS


Rules of Council

Rules of Council Revised Feb 2017

President of Council

President of Council Annual Report - 2017

Contact City Clerks Office

ADDRESS: 10 East Church Street, Bethlehem PA 18018

2018 Council Vacancy - Applicant Answers to Questions

Carol Ritter
Clyde Thomas
Gregory Klepeis
Lynn Rothman
Paige Van Wirt

Candidates Financial Disclosures and Financial Reports