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Tree Lighting Ceremony

Posted on November 25, 2021

Watch the Bedford Tree Lighting Ceremony on the City’s YouTube channel.

Free Eviction Help

Posted on November 16, 2021

Housing is a basic human need and the starting point for economic opportunity. Safe, stable housing is essential for economic, educational, and family stability. Unfortunately, too many families living in poverty are facing eviction. Evictions can be devastating for families. If you or someone you know is currently facing an eviction there is help available....

Snow Removal

Posted on November 12, 2021

When snow accumulations exceed two inches, a parking ban is put into effect. No parking on any city streets. It is the property owner's responsibility to clear snow from the sidewalk. In addition, we request residents clear fire hydrants in front of their homes. When having your driveway and sidewalks cleared of snow, all snow...

Registration Now Open for Jr. Cavs Basketball

Posted on November 9, 2021

Don't miss out on a fun, instructional youth basketball league for boys and girls in grades Pre-K through 6th. Each player receives a Jr. Cavs branded reversible jersey and one (1) Cavs ticket/voucher per participant with the opportunity for family and friends to purchase discounted Cavs game tickets. Fees: $55 Bedford Resident/$65 Non-Resident Click here...

Governor DeWine Provides Update on COVID Exposure, Pediatric Vaccination Information

Posted on November 5, 2021

Click here for the full press release from Ohio Department of Health.

Bedford City School District Buildings Survey

Posted on November 2, 2021

The Bedford City School District is considering building new schools and wants citizen input. Please consider following this link and completing the survey: https://forms.gle/2yJjfbYvKQWffA7x5  

SBA COVID-19 Economic Injury Disaster Loan – Apply through Dec. 31

Posted on October 22, 2021

In response to COVID-19, small business owners, including agricultural businesses, and nonprofit organizations in all U.S. states, Washington D.C., and territories can apply for the COVID-19 Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL). The program involves lending directly from the US Small Business Administration to help small businesses overcome the effects of the pandemic by providing working...

Refuse Collection Not Affected by Columbus Day Holiday

Posted on October 7, 2021

Refuse collection will not be affected by Columbus Day holiday.  Put your trash and recyclables out on regularly scheduled day.

Leaf Collection

Posted on October 1, 2021

Leaf collection will begin mid October. We will make continuous rounds of the city until all leaves are collected. Rake leaves to the tree lawn.  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...

Information from the Cuyahoga County Board of Elections

Posted on September 28, 2021

THE NOVEMBER 2, 2021 GENERAL ELECTION The November 2, 2021 General Election is a countywide election with at least one item on the ballot in all municipalities.   Voters will elect mayors, city council members, judicial seats, and decide issues.  There is one federal election for US Congress in the 11th Congressional District . Voters who...

COVID-19 Update: Hospital Situation, Vaccine Incentives, School Bus Drivers

Posted on September 23, 2021

(COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine today provided an update on the increased impact that COVID-19 hospitalizations are having on our hospitals and a new vaccine incentive effort to help keep our children in school, in-person, five days a week. LETTER FROM OHIO HOSPITAL ASSOCIATION “I received a letter from the Ohio Hospital Association outlining the...

Chipper Service Ending for the Season

Posted on September 23, 2021

October is the last month for chipper service. Chipper service is the week of October 4 through October 8. You must call the Service Department at 440-735-6583 and your address will be placed on a list for pick up.  All items need to be on the curb and called into the Service Department before the...

Tonight’s Concert is Canceled/Postponed

Posted on September 22, 2021

Tonight’s concert has been canceled/postponed due to the inclement weather and has been rescheduled for next Wednesday, September 29 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm.

Hydrant Flushing begins September 7th

Posted on September 7, 2021

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...

Refuse Collection – Labor Day Week

Posted on September 3, 2021

Refuse collection will be one day late the week of September 6 due to Labor Day.

Parks & Recreation Department Announces Fall Programming

Posted on September 3, 2021

The Parks & Recreation Department has a mix of fall youth, adult and adaptive programs now available for registration. Interested in a painting class or art program?  Have a child soon looking to attend college?  Is someone in your household interested in martial arts or fencing?  Check out our new activities by browsing the website,...

Community Ward Meetings Begin September 13th

Posted on September 1, 2021

Wards 1 & 4:  Monday, September 13, 2021 Wards 3 & 6:  Monday, September 27, 2021 Wards 2 & 5:  Monday, October 11, 2021 Meetings are from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. in City Hall Council Chambers. Attending the meetings are the Mayor, ward Council representatives, City Manager, and directors of city departments.

Service Department Now Taking Addresses for September Chipper Service

Posted on August 30, 2021

Chipper service will be the week of September 6. You must call the Service Department at 440-735-6583 and your address will be placed on a list for pick up.  All items need to be on the curb and called into the Service Department before the start of brush pick up  for the month.  We will...

Xellia Pharmaceuticals is now Commercially Operational

Posted on August 19, 2021

The City of Bedford is ecstatic to announce one of Bedford’s premier businesses has taken a huge step forward! We couldn’t be more proud of Xellia and all they have accomplished in such a short time! Xellia Pharmaceuticals is delighted to announce that Xellia’s manufacturing site in Cleveland, Ohio is now commercially operational with the...

Vaccinations Increasing, Delta Variant, Local Efforts Encouraged

Posted on August 17, 2021

(COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Ohio Department of Health Director Bruce Vanderhoff, M.D. today updated Ohioans about the state of the COVID-19 virus in Ohio. “The spread of the Delta variant has dramatically accelerated since I last spoke 10 days ago. We are at the high level of cases since last February,” said Governor...
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