City of Bethel

city of bethelThe Bethel City Council may be closing in on updated water and sewer rates. The long-discussed ordinances is up again at Tuesday’s regular meeting.
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Rasmuson logoThe Rasmuson Foundation is awarding the City of Bethel $740,549 dollars to purchase furniture, fixtures and equipment for the Yukon-Kuskokwim Regional Aquatic Health and Safety Center. Read more →

Redacted page in the investigation report.

Redacted page in the investigation report.

The Bethel City Council has released a redacted version of its investigation into city contracts, nepotism, and personnel issues. The investigation led to the firing of Bethel’s city manager in May. The investigation reveals improperly awarded contracts, special agreements, and violations of the city’s previous nepotism rule. It chronicles mismanagement by former city manager, Lee Foley. Bethel Mayor Joe Klejka says the case was clean cut.
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road workCrews began removing pavement on part of Ptarmigan road today (Wed) and laying down gravel. Read more →