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Posted on: April 17, 2021

Early Voting Information

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Early voting begins Monday, April 19 and will run through Tuesday, April 27 at any Tarrant County polling location. Bedford residents’ closest early voting location is the Bedford Public Library, 2424 Forest Ridge Dr. Early voting times/dates ar...

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Posted on: April 15, 2021

Council Approves In-Person Summer Special Events, Re-Imagining City’s Signature Event for 2022

A heart-shaped collage of Bedford special events

During the April 13 meeting, City Council members approved staff’s request for in-person summer events to begin May 3, with suggested COVID-19 precautions at each event. This means the official return of summer camps, library programs, senior ci...
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Posted on: April 14, 2021

Councilman Burnett Resigns, City Council to Discuss Process to Fill Vacancy

Bedford City Council Chambers

During the April 13 City Council meeting, Place 4 City Councilman Tom Burnett officially resigned from his position during a prepared statement. Burnett cited the need to be with his wife, who is in declining health and has been unable to return from her ...

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Posted on: April 1, 2021

Month-Long Hardwood Lane Closures to Begin April 5

Harwood Road Lane Closures

Starting Monday, April 5, there will be shifting lane closures on Harwood Road, as part of the Harwood Water Line project. For the next month, traffic will be reduced to one lane on Harwood, between Orchard Breeze and Oak Valley Drive, with additional lan...

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Posted on: March 31, 2021

Residence Inn by Marriott Opens Its Doors in Bedford

Photo of Residence Inn

Earlier this month, Residence Inn by Marriott (2000 S.H. 121) opened its doors in Bedford and welcomed its first guests. Officially known as the Residence Inn by Marriott Dallas DFW Airport West/Bedford (phew!), the hotel is a four-story, 96-room, all-sui...

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Posted on: March 19, 2021

City Takes Action on Court Order to Remove Unpermitted Structures

Photo of Cleared Gupta Property

Throughout this week, the City of Bedford has been working to demolish the unpermitted structures and rectify the health and safety issues at the home in the 3000 block of Glenwood Court, with the support of the Tarrant County 67th District Court.

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Posted on: March 17, 2021

Water Billing Update

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Due to the adversity caused by COVID-19 and recent winter storm, the City of Bedford halted all water billing late fees and terminations (except in certain circumstances). Please note, beginning May 1, instead of receiving a reminder letter for a past due...

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Posted on: March 16, 2021

Bulk and Brush Guidelines

Bulk and Brush Trash photo

It’s time for some spring cleaning, which means cleaning out closets and doing yard work. As part of your trash service, trash customers can also take advantage of bulk and brush collection day, which coincide with normal trash pick-up days. Her...

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Posted on: March 5, 2021

City Providing Water Bill Adjustments

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To help residents with the unexpected costs incurred during the recent winter storm, the City of Bedford is doing the following:

  • Providing a 2,000-gallon water deduction off the usage amounts, which amounts to $8.88. The adjustment will be taken from the A...
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Posted on: February 24, 2021

City Council Waives Permit Fees to Aid in Storm Repairs

Storm Recovery Graphic

The Bedford City Council approved a three-month permit fee waiver at the February 23 Council meeting for all residents and businesses needing to make repairs due to the recent winter storm. Please note, residents and businesses must still obtain building ...

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