Category: City News

Battlesharks Summer Swim Team is Back!

The Parks & Recreation Department is pleased to announce that the Bedford Battlesharks Summer Swim Team has returned.  Registration is now open for children ages 5-18 who know how to swim and are interested in training for competition.  Practices take place at Bedford Municipal Pool and competitive meets are held in area communities that participate … Continued

Summer Concert Series – Something for Everyone!

The City of Bedford and the Parks & Recreation Department are pleased to announce the 2024 Summer Concert Series, which will welcome community members to the Bedford Commons, 730 Broadway Ave, for a variety of live music during the summer months.  This year, concerts are scheduled every other Wednesday beginning June 12 and ending on … Continued

Summer Pool Info Available

The Parks & Recreation Department is pleased to announce the Bedford Municipal Pool summer swim schedule.  Don’t miss out on our summer swim season, including adult, family and open swim sessions, as well as learn-to-swim lessons and the return of the Bedford Battlesharks, our summer swim team!  Click on the image below to see our … Continued

Parks & Recreation Planning Eclipse Watch Party

  On Monday, April 8, gather and witness an awe-inspiring phenomenon of a total solar eclipse at our outdoor watch party! Bring a chair/blanket and setup in the grass behind Ellenwood Center in Archibald Willard Park and Pavilion. Capture this once-in-a-lifetime experience with friends and neighbors. Free and open to the public. First come, first … Continued

Parks & Recreation Hiring Seasonal Positions

The Parks and Recreation Department is now filling positions for seasonal jobs including lifeguards, grounds crew, camp counselors and more.  We offer competitive wages, flexible schedules, and paid training.  Click the link below, call 440-735-6570 or visit us at Ellenwood Center for more information or to apply.

Parks & Recreation Winter/Spring Program Guide

Parks & Recreation Winter/Spring Program Guide Check out the Bedford Parks & Recreation Department winter/spring program guide!  There’s something for everyone. Don’t miss out on the fun.  Click the image below for the full brochure, which will also be mailed to all Bedford residents.  Click here to register for a program.  Call our office at 440-735-6570 … Continued

Parking Ban

In anticipation of the upcoming snowfall a parking ban will be placed on all City streets beginning Friday, January 19th at 3:00 a.m.  The parking ban will remain in effect until 6:00 a.m., Sunday January 21st.  Please do not park on the street during this time.  As with all large snow events, crews will focus … Continued


As the temperatures drop the risk for frozen pipes increases. Here are some tips prevent problems: Keep your thermostat at 55 degrees or above, even when you are away. Keep doors and windows closed and well insulated. Caulk cracks to prevent cold air from entering your home. Remove hoses and shut spigots from inside – … Continued

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