Business in Sussex County

Date Posted: Wednesday, March 14th, 2018 Please join Sussex County Council, Sussex County Office of Economic Development, Discover Bank and the National Development Council for the launch of the new ExciteSussex Loan Program and the new ExciteSussex Economic Development Zones. Nanticoke Zone ● Broadkill Zone ● Indian River Zone $4 million in low-interest loans available for existing businesses to expand and grow jobs in the […]


Our Town is Turning 225 Years Old

Date Posted: Wednesday, February 7th, 2018 2020 will be a great year for the Town of Bethel as it celebrates its 225th year of incorporation. The Town would like to invite any residents who wish to participate in planning for this occasion to join in the fun! Please call the Town office or let any council member know you are interested.


Notice of Solicitation of Candidates

Date Posted: Wednesday, December 6th, 2017 THE TOWN OF BETHEL IS SOLICITING CANDIDATES FOR THE FEBRUARY 17, 2018 MUNICIPAL ELECTION  THE OFFICES UP FOR ELECTION ARE AS FOLLOWS: ONE SEAT ON THE TOWN COUNCIL FOR A THREE (3) YEAR TERM Please click on the link below for  more information regarding filing to be considered for candidacy. Notice of Elections 2018


Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony

Date Posted: Wednesday, November 1st, 2017 Join us on Thursday, November 30, for our annual Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony; we will have carols, cocoa, and cookies! Make family memories and connect with community members while celebrating the holiday season. We will meet at the gazebo at the Town Park at 6:30 PM. Christmas Tree Lighting 2017


Call 8-1-1 Before You Dig

Date Posted: Wednesday, October 11th, 2017 Delmarva Power reports: Over the last few years, we have seen a rise in the number of third party dig-ins, striking underground electrical lines which is an obvious safety and reliability issue.  To solve this issue, call 8-1-1 before you dig. Refer to this document when you are getting ready to dig for more information: DPL_811_Factsheet […]


Coming Soon to a Street Near You

Date Posted: Thursday, July 27th, 2017 Council members have been planning new street signs for a long time and their hard work is about to show. New street signs will be coming soon to a street near you. Here’s a quick preview of what’s coming! Click on the link to see! Street Sign (1)


Movie Night at the Bethel Museum

Date Posted: Thursday, July 27th, 2017 Join the Bethel Historical Society and local community friends on the green in front of the museum for movie night this Saturday, July 29 at 8:30 PM. Click on the link for more information about this movie: Movie Night July 29    


Special Thanks

Date Posted: Wednesday, May 24th, 2017 We appreciate our volunteers! Thank you so much to those who helped make our Community Clean Up Day a success.    


Historic Preservation Tax Credit: Would This Program Help YOU?

Date Posted: Wednesday, May 24th, 2017 The Historical Preservation Tax Credit Meeting was very informative. If you were unable to attend, please review the attached documents for more information. This tax credit does not apply to only historical preservation of the town’s homes but also items like roofs, heating and cooling systems, and restoration of character such as porch add-ons! There […]


Community Clean Up Day

Date Posted: Wednesday, April 19th, 2017 The Town of Bethel is hosting a Community Clean Up Day to assist residents with yard clean up to give our town a healthy environment and pleasing atmosphere. We will pick up your yard waste, appliances, mattresses, tires and even vehicles that have a clear title. There are a couple exceptions: No paint No chemicals Volunteers […]