Garbage & Sewer Billing

The Borough of Fountain Hill bills their residents quarterly for garbage and sewer. Residents water usage is billed through the City of Bethlehem. Click here for the City of Bethlehem's website. 

2018 Quarterly Bills:
  • January 2018
  • April 2018
  • July 2018
  • October 2018


The Borough does not provide final garbage and sewer readings. If information is required for closing, please provide the property address, new owner's name, and settlement date in a fax with Attention to Barbara Merkle. 610-867-7153. You may then use the certification to prorate any charges. There is no fee for a certification, but please allow 48 hours for processing. Please let the Borough know when settlement is finalized.  


Residents may pay their bills via cash or check. Cash is accepted at the Borough office, 941 Long Street, please DO NOT MAIL CASH. Checks are accepted at the Borough office or through the mail. Payments received through the mail are based on their RECEIPT DATE, not postmark date. If you are unavaible to make payments during our office hours (8:30am-4:30pm), there is a mail slot drop off on the side of our building at 941 Long Street.
  • 2% discount - Payments accepted until 2/25/19
  • Base Rate - Payments accepted until 3/25/19
  • 10% penalty - Payments accepted after 3/25/19