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Service Department Now Taking Addresses for June Chipper Service

Posted on May 20, 2022

Chipper service will be the week of June 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...

Participate in the July 4th Parade

Posted on May 16, 2022

The parade is Monday, 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. If you have any questions, please contact Annie Zgrabik at 440-232-1600 or azgrabik@bedfordoh.gov Parade Application

Broadway Construction Project Update 5/13/22

Posted on May 13, 2022

The scheduled night work for the Broadway Construction Project has been delayed one week and will now start on Sunday, May 22nd (10pm).  The day shift work has also been adjusted and is now scheduled to begin on Wednesday, May 18th.

City Council Votes to Opt-Out of State Law and Prohibit Fireworks

Posted on May 12, 2022

Bedford City Council passed Ordinance No. 9967-22 which imposes a complete ban on the use of consumer grade fireworks.  There is a provision in the Ohio law that allows municipalities to opt-out and adopt local fireworks laws. Click on link to view Ordinance No. 9967-22 - Fireworks    

June is Free Permit Month

Posted on May 3, 2022

During the month of June, the City’s Building Department will be waiving the residential building permit fees associated with exterior improvements for owner occupied single family dwellings! Those wishing to tackle some much needed exterior home improvements will still need to obtain the required approvals and associated permits during this opportunity. The contractors must still...

Municipal Pool Project and Programming

Posted on April 29, 2022

The City of Bedford, with partial funding from grants through Cuyahoga County, is planning a significant investment into the Bedford Municipal Pool to include a renovation of the existing pool house structure as well as new paint and other upgrades to the pool itself.  Most of this work is expected to take place at the...

Public Meeting – Broadway Waterline Construction Project

Posted on April 25, 2022

The City of Bedford will hold a public meeting on Wednesday, May 4, 2022, at 6:00 p.m. in City Hall Council Chambers.  The purpose of the meeting is to discuss details regarding the Broadway Avenue Waterline Construction Project which begins tentatively May 9, 2022. The majority of the construction will take place in the Historic...

Service Department Now Taking Addresses for May Chipper Service

Posted on April 22, 2022

Chipper service will be the week of May 2 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...

City to Host Public Meeting April 25th

Posted on April 22, 2022

In late March, Bedford was contacted by the State of Ohio Department of Youth Services.  The Ohio Department of Youth Services is a juvenile correction system for the State of Ohio currently operating three separate locations, one located in Cuyahoga County.  They are not affiliated with Cuyahoga County’s operations.  The Ohio DYS have been located in Highland...

Public Meeting Notice

Posted on April 14, 2022

April 14, 2022 Public Meeting Notice The City of Bedford will host a public meeting April 25th to hear a proposal from the Ohio Department of Youth Services for a zoning change, to add conditional usages, at 17500 Rockside Road.  The Ohio Department of Youth Services is proposing to relocate its Cuyahoga County operations and...

Vote By Mail in the May 3rd Primary Election

Posted on April 12, 2022

The Cuyahoga County Board of Elections is reminding voters that the May 3, 2022 Primary Election is less than a month away and it is encouraging people to Vote-by-Mail. Voters who wish to Vote-by-Mail must complete and submit a ballot application as soon as possible to allow plenty of time for processing and ballot mailing....

Computer and Household Hazardous Waste Round-Ups Two Weeks in April

Posted on April 1, 2022

Two weeks only April 18 – April 22  (Monday thru Friday 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. – NO AFTER HOURS DROP OFF) April 23 (Saturday – 9:00 a.m. – Noon) April 25 – April 29  (Monday thru Friday 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. – NO AFTER HOURS DROP OFF) The following can be dropped off...

Volunteers Needed

Posted on March 24, 2022

Southeast Clergy Meals on Wheels needs volunteers for 1 to 1.5 hours once a week.  Drivers or hoppers to deliver hot meals to our local seniors.  Please call Dinah at 440-439-0302 for more information on how a little time can do so much to help others.

Chipper Service will Begin the Week of April 4th

Posted on March 14, 2022

Brush and Branch Collection – Branch collection will be the weeks of April 4, May 2,  June 6,  July 5, August 1, September 6 and October 3, 2022. All items need to be on the curb and called into the Service Department before the start of brush pick up day.  Place branches on tree lawn with cut end...

Ward 4 City Council Vacancy

Posted on March 14, 2022

Any Bedford Ward 4 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 tsimons@bedfordoh.gov by April 8, 2022, at 4:30 p.m. Minimum requirements and qualifications:   Attend all...

Bearcat Spring Soccer Registration Extended!

Posted on March 2, 2022

Registration for Spring Bearcat Soccer for boys and girls ages 5-12 has been extended until March 11.  The program will take place on Saturdays beginning in April (weather permitting).  Don't miss out! Click here for more information or to register!

Computer and Household Hazardous Waste Round-Ups Two Weeks in April

Posted on March 1, 2022

Two weeks only April 18 – April 22  (Monday thru Friday 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. – NO AFTER HOURS DROP OFF) April 23 (Saturday – 9:00 a.m. – Noon) April 25 – April 29  (Monday thru Friday 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. – NO AFTER HOURS DROP OFF) The following can be dropped off...

Refuse Collection Not Affected by Presidents Day Holiday

Posted on February 18, 2022

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

Snow Removal

Posted on February 17, 2022

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...

Parks & Recreation 2022 Winter/Spring Program Guide

Posted on February 3, 2022

The new program guide is in the mail to all Bedford Residents. Keep a look out for yours. Copies are also available at Ellenwood Center. Our staff is excited to bring you recreational and education opportunities the whole family can enjoy. Click here for a link to the brochure, or browse the website for programs...
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