State Leaders to Host Virtual Town Hall on Vaccine Safety and Access

Posted on February 18, 2021

As part of Ohio's continuing efforts to ensure equity in Ohio's vaccination program, Ohio Department of Health is holding virtual town hall meetings focused on specific minority communities. These virtual meetings will involve local medical professionals and community leaders who will guide these conversations to discuss the safety and efficacy of the COVID-19 vaccine. The...

Bedford Tribune Article on Annual Chocolate Walk

Posted on February 16, 2021

Annual Chocolate Walk offers drive-through option this year Click above link or image for article

Refuse Collection Not Affected by Presidents Day Holiday

Posted on February 12, 2021

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

COVID-19 Update: Vaccine Equity

Posted on February 2, 2021

Governor DeWine today outlined steps that Ohio has taken and will take to address inequities in healthcare as they relate to vaccine accessibility. "There are Ohioans who simply do not have equal access to healthcare," said Governor DeWine. "We have worked hard to address these gaps, especially in our efforts to roll out the vaccine,...

Victims of Unemployment Fraud: Ohio Attorney General Gives Guidance

Posted on February 2, 2021

The Ohio Attorney General’s office website recently uploaded important information to the Coronavirus Resources and Guidance webpage that addresses unemployment fraud help. Upon visiting the below link, you will find answers on what to do if one suspects that someone has fraudulently filed for unemployment benefits in their name (contact Ohio Department of Jobs and...

Vaccination Schedule for Ohio Schools Announced

Posted on January 29, 2021

(COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio K-12 schools, including public, private, and career-tech entities, today learned when their teachers and staff necessary for in-person learning are able to begin receiving vaccines. Ohio Governor Mike DeWine has made clear his goal of Ohio returning to in-person learning either full-time or in a hybrid model by March 1st. In order to do...

Ward 5 City Council Vacancy

Posted on January 25, 2021

Any Bedford Ward 5 resident interested in serving as the Council member, please submit a letter of interest and a brief background of yourself to Tracy Simons, Clerk of Council, City of Bedford 165 Center Road, Bedford, OH 44146 or email by February 8, 2021 at 4:30 p.m. Minimum requirements and qualifications: Attend all...

2-1-1 Helplink Offers Dedicated Covid-19 Vaccination Information Line

Posted on January 22, 2021

In partnership with Cuyahoga County, United Way’s 2-1-1 HelpLink provides resources and referrals for seniors and others with specific severe chronic diseases who wish to schedule and receive COVID-19 vaccinations Beginning Monday, Jan. 25, by calling 2-1-1 Monday – Friday from 8 a.m. – 4 p.m., those eligible for phase 1b inoculations can access dedicated...

Governor Announces Curphew Extension

Posted on January 22, 2021

(COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine announced that the Ohio Department of Health will extend Ohio's 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. curfew until January 30, 2021 (order). The curfew does not apply to those going to and from work, those who have an emergency, or those who need medical care. The curfew is not intended to...

COVID-19 Vaccine Provider Information

Posted on January 15, 2021

As the COVID-19 vaccine rollout continues, the state of Ohio has designated certain groups that are or will soon be eligible to receive the vaccine. The Cuyahoga County Board of Health has made available a list of providers of the COVID-19 vaccine located within the county.  Click here for the full list of providers.  See...

Refuse Collection Not Affected by Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday

Posted on January 14, 2021

Refuse collection will not be affected by Martin Luther King Jr. holiday.  Put your trash and recyclables out on regularly scheduled day.

Governor’s COVID-19 Update: Phase 1B Timeline

Posted on January 13, 2021

(COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Lt. Governor Jon Husted yesterday provided the following updates on Ohio's response to the COVID-19 pandemic. PHASE 1B TIMELINE Governor DeWine yesterday reemphasized the vaccine distribution timeline for Phase 1B of Ohio's vaccination program which is set to begin next week with those ages 80 and older. This week:...

Cuyahoga County Commits $2 Million of CARES ACT Funding for Mortgage Assistance Program

Posted on January 12, 2021

CUYAHOGA COUNTY, OH - County homeowners who have been impacted by COVID-19 may be eligible for mortgage payment assistance. Cuyahoga County Council approved $2 million of the County CARES Act funding received through the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s (HUD) Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program to provide a one-time, zero interest deferred...

Vaccine Updates From Governor – 1/8/21

Posted on January 11, 2021

The following items were discussed by Governor DeWine at his press conference on Friday, January 8, 2021. All 88 counties have a level of spread that is at least three times more than what the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) considers high incidence. A county-by-county breakdown outlining the presence of COVID-19 in all...

Governor Releases New Stay Safe Ohio Protocol

Posted on December 11, 2020

Governor DeWine yesterday unveiled a new Stay Safe Ohio Protocol. The protocol was developed in partnership with medical professionals across the state to inform Ohioans how to safely live with the virus. See below for a graphic outlining the important points.  For more information from the State of Ohio, visit the Ohio Department of Health...

City and Court Offices are Experiencing Phone Difficulties

Posted on December 11, 2020

Bedford City Hall and Bedford Municipal Court are experiencing phone difficulties.   AT&T is working to resolve this issue as soon as possible. 911 and Police and Fire Dispatch phone lines are fully operational. We thank you for your patience.

County Announces New Restaurant Stabilization Fund

Posted on December 4, 2020

The Cuyahoga County Small Business Stabilization Fund received an additional $1.2 million in funding to provide grants to restaurant owners. Grants of up to $10,000 will be awarded to help offset unpaid rent, utilities, and COVID-19 safety-related costs incurred from March 1, 2020 to December 31, 2020. Applications Open: December 4, 2020 at 2:30 p.m....

Refuse Collection Delayed

Posted on December 3, 2020

Due to the recent weather conditions, Kimble is behind on refuse collection.  They have arranged to have these streets serviced as soon as possible. Streets include: Justin St. William St. Henry St. John St. Best St. Forbes Rd. Paul St. Union St.  

Snow Removal

Posted on November 25, 2020

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...

County Announces Round Three of Stabilization Grant Funding to Support Businesses During Pandemic

Posted on November 20, 2020

CUYAHOGA COUNTY, OH — Cuyahoga County is working with partners from across the region to continue deploying millions of dollars through a Small Business Stabilization Fund to support small neighborhood-based businesses that have been impacted by the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Due to the continuing need, the County has partnered with Cleveland Neighborhood Progress to launch...
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