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Posted on: May 4, 2021

Crews Replace 1,600 Feet of Sidewalk

Crews Replacing a Sidewalk

You may have noticed some fresh new sidewalk segments around Bedford. Crews have been hard at work to replace 1,600 linear feet of concrete throughout the City for the last few weeks.

Better yet? Most of the funding for this project came from the City&...

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News and Events
Posted on: May 1, 2021

City Unofficial Election Results

Election Results Graphic

The unofficial City of Bedford General Election Results are as follows:
Mayor
  • Michael Boyter – 2,557 votes, 83.7% (winner)
  • Kyle McDonald – 498 votes, 16.3%
City Council Place 1
  • Cindy Almendarez – 1,750 votes, 56.45% (winner)
  • Charle...
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News and Events
Posted on: April 28, 2021

Leash Law Reminder

Person walking a dog on a leash

Animal Control has recently experienced an increase in calls about dogs roaming neighborhoods, dogs fighting with other dogs, and dogs being allowed to be off leash on walks. We want your furry best friend to live their best life and help keep them safe. ...
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Posted on: April 27, 2021

City Announces Fire Chief Finalists

Bedford Fire Truck

The City of Bedford has narrowed the search for its next Fire Chief to four finalists. The following applicants were selected from of a pool of 34 applicants and 10 states:

    David Rainwater has served 25 years with ...

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News and Events
Posted on: April 20, 2021

New Online Water Billing Platform Sends Notifications to Customers

Screenshot of an Online Utility Account

Water Utility customers who pay their bill online may have received some confusing notifications recently. The City and its vendor switched to a new online platform, which has certain notifications automatically turned-on for customers. For example, custo...

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News and Events
Posted on: April 19, 2021

Water Meter Unlock Request Form Still Available to Residents

Water Meter Box Being Unlocked

Since the winter storms in February, Public Works crews have been able to unlock approximately 500 water meter boxes for residents. Over the next several months, staff will be working to unlock all 15,000 meter boxes in the City. For residents wh...

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Posted on: April 15, 2021

Council Approves In-Person Summer Special Events, Re-Imagining City’s Signature Event for 2022

A heart-shaped collage of Bedford special events

During the April 13 meeting, City Council members approved staff’s request for in-person summer events to begin May 3, with suggested COVID-19 precautions at each event. This means the official return of summer camps, library programs, senior ci...
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Posted on: February 24, 2021

City Council Waives Permit Fees to Aid in Storm Repairs

Storm Recovery Graphic

The Bedford City Council approved a three-month permit fee waiver at the February 23 Council meeting for all residents and businesses needing to make repairs due to the recent winter storm. Please note, residents and businesses must still obtain building ...

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