The Bureau of Housing Inpections is responsible for enforcing the housing codes in the City of Bethlehem. These codes cover the minumum standards required for occupancy of all residental structures in the City. The City of Bethlehem follows the 2009 Internation Property Maintenance Code (amendments 00 Ordinance 2010-27) Phone - 610-865-7091 Fax - 610-865-7330 The recent rise of COVID-19 has put a temporary stop to all Housing Rental and Sale inspections in the City of Bethlehem. Separate Orders by both Governor Tom Wolf and Mayor Robert Donchez have put a halt to all residential inspections unless they are deemed an emergency. For more information regarding the suspension of Housing and Sale Inspections. Due to the recent rise of COVID-19, Governor Tom Wolf has issued an order prohibiting all Short Term Residential Rental facilities should cease operations throughout the State of Pennsylvania, effective immediately. For more information regarding the prohibtion of Short Term Residential Rentals.