Bethlehem Landfill


September 16, 2015 | News

Education and fun at Bethlehem Landfill open house

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:

Comedian Ventriloquist John Pizzi

Comedian Ventriloquist John Pizzi, a former contestant on NBC’s “America’s Got Talent,” will perform two shows at Bethlehem Landfill, 2335 Applebutter Road, on Saturday, Oct. 3. The waste-management facility is hosting a free open house. (Image: John Pizzi)

• Chartered bus tours of the landfill
• Entertainment from comedian/ventriloquist John Pizzi
(a former contestant on NBC’s hit show
“America’s Got Talent”)
• Complimentary barbeque from 4 Bandits BBQ
• Children’s games and prizes
• Exhibits from environmental engineers and experts

“This is a great opportunity for our community to see the technology that protects our environment,” said Bethlehem Landfill District Manager Al Schleyer. “Visitors are always surprised to learn all that’s involved with operating a waste-management facility.”

Open house attendees will have an opportunity to speak one-on-one with engineers and other environmental firms that design and manage the landfill’s environmental controls. A children’s tent and cafeteria tent will also be available. Pizzi will perform at 12:30 p.m and 2:30 p.m.

Limited parking will be available at the landfill on the day of the event. Overflow parking and a shuttle service will be available at Steel City Mennonite Church, 2137 Mixsell Avenue (Google Map).

WHAT: Bethlehem Landfill Open House
WHEN: Noon to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 3
WHERE: Bethlehem Landfill, 2335 Applebutter Road, Bethlehem, PA 18015
COST: Free
INFO: (610) 317-3200

Matthew Brannon – (484) 264-3979