Bethlehem Landfill


PA DEP Approves IESI Bethlehem Landfill’s Southeastern Realignment Permit

September 18, 2017 | News

BETHLEHEM, Pa. – The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection has approved IESI Bethlehem Landfill’s permit for a Southeastern Realignment, which will expand the existing disposal area by 6 acres and extend the life of the facility by five years. “We’re extremely pleased with the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection’s decision to approve the expansion. Our…

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Bethlehem Landfill announces community hotline for Lower Saucon Township residents

August 24, 2016 | News

BETHLEHEM, Pa. – Bethlehem Landfill now has a community hotline for Lower Saucon Township residents. If you have any landfill-related questions, concerns or nuisance issues, please call us after-hours (5 p.m. to 7 a.m.) and on weekends at (610) 317-3200, Option #4. You will then receive a call back from Bethlehem Landfill management. MEDIA CONTACT Matthew…

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Waste Connections, Inc. and Progressive Waste Solutions Ltd. Announce Successful Completion of Combination

June 1, 2016 | News

TORONTO – Waste Connections, Inc. (TSX/NYSE: WCN) (“New Waste Connections”) today announced the completion of the merger transaction involving New Waste Connections (formerly Progressive Waste Solutions Ltd. (“Progressive Waste”)) and Waste Connections US, Inc. (formerly Waste Connections, Inc. (“Old Waste Connections”)). As of the close of trading on May 31, 2016, shares of Old Waste Connections…

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Bethlehem Landfill donates $4,000 in support of Lower Saucon Twsp. Police

May 23, 2016 | News

BETHLEHEM, Pa. – Bethlehem Landfill has donated $4,000 to the Lower Saucon Township Police Department for the purchase of two ballistic shields, which are designed to protect police from firearms and other threats. “Thank you to Bethlehem Landfill, who provided the funds to purchase additional ballistic shields, allowing us to equip each of our patrol…

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Giving thanks to our partners

November 16, 2015 | News

BETHLEHEM, Pa. – Bethlehem Landfill is thankful to partner with charitable and service organizations in our community. Organizations like the Saucon Valley Foundation for Educational Innovation, the Lower Saucon Township Police Department and the Little Panthers all help to make our community the best it can be. It takes great volunteers to make a charity work.…

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Poll: 61% of Lower Saucon voters support Bethlehem Landfill expansion

October 28, 2015 | News

BETHLEHEM, Pa. – Poll results released by Bethlehem Landfill reveal an overwhelming majority of Lower Saucon Township voters would prefer allowing the landfill to expand over the alternatives of raising township taxes or cutting emergency services, should the landfill have to close its doors. The landfill provides approximately $2 million per year in host benefit…

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Hurricane Joaquin brings gift to Lehigh Valley soup kitchens

October 8, 2015 | News

BETHLEHEM, Pa.  – Bethlehem Landfill and 4 Bandits BBQ announced today that the companies had the unexpected opportunity to donate $6,000 worth of prepared food to local soup kitchens this past weekend due to Hurricane Joaquin. Bethlehem Landfill had scheduled an open house at their facility on Applebutter Road for Saturday, Oct. 3. Due to…

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Bethlehem Landfill cancels open house

October 2, 2015 | News

BETHLEHEM, Pa. – Bethlehem Landfill announced today it is canceling its community open house event, scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 3, due to the expected inclement weather. High winds and rain in the forecast are the reason behind the cancellation, Bethlehem Landfill officials said. There are no plans at this time to reschedule the event. MEDIA…

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Education and fun at Bethlehem Landfill open house

September 16, 2015 | News

BETHLEHEM, Pa. – Bethlehem Landfill will host an open house event on Saturday, Oct. 3 at its Applebutter Road facility in Lower Saucon Township. The free community event, which will run from noon to 4 p.m., will be hosted rain or shine, and is scheduled to include: • Chartered bus tours of the landfill •…

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