Bedford Advantage

Latest News

Latest News

Chipper Service Ending for Season October is the last month for chipper service.  Chipper service is the week of October 1 through October 5.  Have clippings on tree lawn before October 1 and called into the Service Department at 440-735-6583.  ... read more
From the Board of Elections THE NOVEMBER 6, 2018 GENERAL ELECTIONVoters have many important decisions to make in the November 6th General Election. There are federal, state, county and judicial candidates on the ballot. There will also be state and local issues to be decided by voters.The Board advises people to be prepared to vote by taking a few simple steps: check their registration status and then select their voting method. Voters should check their voting information to make sure they are registered at their current address. The deadline to register and/or update voter registrations is on or before Tuesday, October 9th, at 9:00 p.m. Voter registration is now ... read more
Deer Management Presentation  On Thursday, September 20th at 6:00 p.m., representatives from the U.S. Department of Agriculture Wildlife Services will be at City Hall to give a presentation about deer management programs. Topics discussed will be non-lethal methods residents can use to deter deer, discussion about contraceptives and examples of current deer management programs being conducted within the state of Ohio.Please mark your calendar to attend this informative meeting.  ... read more
Open Burning Regulations  Open burning consists of burning clean fuel (wood and twigs)Burning must be at least 50’ from any structure.An adult must always be present.Fire extinguisher or other extinguishing agent must be in close vicinity of open burning.Fire Department has the right to extinguish fire if it's objectionable to neighbors or is deemed hazardous. ... read more
Ellenwood Project Due to a construction project at Ellenwood Center, the Parks and Recreation Department offices are temporarily at City Hall.  Ellenwood Center will be closed and registration will take place at City Hall during normal City Hall business hours, Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  ... 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
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