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Lights Out for Hunger  Please join the City of Bedford and turn off your holiday lights on December 20th and then donate your electricity savings or more, to the “Lights Out for Hunger” campaign."Lights Out for Hunger” raises funds to support our local food bank and to raise awareness of the growing problem of hunger in our community. On December 20th only, the Bedford Holiday Lighting display will be turned off in support of the campaign. Individuals and businesses can support the campaign both visually and financially by turning off their lights on December 20th and donating their electricity savings to the campaign.Checks should be ... read more
Leaf Collection We will make continuous rounds of the city until all leaves are collected. Please do not rake leaves into the street as they block the catch basins and storm sewers. Please be considerate of parking on the street during leaf season. Workers are not able to pickup leaves if there is a car parked in front of a pile. ... read more
Bedford's Broadway Avenue Recognized by Architectural Digest Architectural Digest named Broadway Avenue in Historic Downtown Bedford number 8 of "The Most Beautiful Main Streets Across America." Bedford’s historic district is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.Click link to read the Architectural Digest article:  http://architecturaldigest.com/gallery/most-beautiful-main-streets-america ... read more
Bedford Tree City USA ... read more
RX Drug Drop Box Program A drug Pill Drop Box, supplied by the County, has been permanently installed in the lobby of the Bedford Police Department. Anyone with expired or unused prescription pills can dispose of their medication in the Pill Drop Box 24/7. PILLS ONLY. No needles or liquids.Prescription opiates are often the gateway to heroin addiction. Prescription opiates are commonly found in many medicine cabinets. It is vital that old prescriptions be properly disposed to keep one's family safe. Pills left unattended in a bathroom or medicine cabinet can be easily taken and misused.  Please utilize Cuyahoga County's Rx Drug Drop Box Program to keep your loved ... read more