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Refuse Collection Refuse collection will be one day late the week of May 29th due to the Memorial Day holiday.  ... read more
Bedford Stream Cleanup - Tinkers Creek When: July 29 from 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Where: Greencroft Park, 72 Greencroft Road, Bedford, Ohio 44146Volunteers will help clean up trash from the creek and the streamside land in Greencroft Park.Dress for the weather.Bring water, long sleeves and pants, boots or work shoes - work gloves are recommended.Trash bags will be provided.All groups welcome, but volunteers under the age of 18 must have adult supervision, and parents must complete waivers for them.Pre-registration is requested for groups - sign up online at www.cuyahogaswcd.org or contact Jacki Zevenbergen at 216-524-6580 x1006 or jzevenbergen@cuyahogaswcd.org. ... read more
Independence Day Parade The parade is Tuesday, July 4th at 10:00 a.m. If your group or organization is interested in being part of the parade, please complete an application and return it to City Hall.Click here to download a parade application.If you have any questions, please contact the City Manager's Office at 440-735-6514 or mhollo@bedfordoh.gov  ... read more
Hydrant Flushing The Fire Department is currently flushing hydrants throughout the city.  Temporarily discolored, rusty water will occur in the vicinity of flushing. You may also experience low or no water pressure. Please allow time for the water to be moved through the system. Signs will be posted at the entrances of the city to notify residents when hydrants in the area will be flushed.  ... read more
Playground Program Nine week summer program begins on June 5, weekdays 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., for children ages 5-12. Cost is $500. Registration begins May 8. Bedford residents only - proof of residency required. Call the Recreation Department at 440.735.6573 for further information.  ... read more
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Citywide Water Meter Changeover is Coming Residents will start receiving letters from Utility Sales Agency. This company has been hired by the City of Bedford to update the water meters to radio read meters. Utility Sales Agency will be working in one section of the city at a time. This changeover will begin this month and continue throughout 2017. Upon receipt of your letter, please contact Utility Sales Agency to schedule an appointment to have your meter updated.There is no cost to the resident.      ... 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