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Posted on: July 26, 2021

Block Party Registration, Poster Contest Open for National Night Out

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Block parties, poster contests, and hanging out with first responders? Say no more! On Tuesday, October 5 from 5 to 9 p.m., we invite all Bedford neighborhoods and homeowner associations to participate in National Night Out, a cohesive effort to promote c...

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Posted on: July 24, 2021

Shady Brook Drive Sidewalk Completed

Shady Brook Drive New Sidewalk

Just in time for the upcoming school year, the Shady Brook sidewalk extension is substantially complete! A small amount of grading and grass work needs remains for crews to complete this week. More sidewalk updates will be posted, when the next large proj...

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Posted on: July 19, 2021

City Council Place 4 Early Voting Information

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To fill the Place 4 vacancy of the Bedford City Council, the City will hold a Special Election on Saturday, August 7. Early voting starts Wednesday, July 21 and will run through Tuesday, August 3. 
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Posted on: July 23, 2021

Animal Shelter to Hold Pet Food Drive

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For a limited time, the Bedford Animal Shelter is waiving adoption fees in exchange for a dog or cat food donation! Beginning tomorrow, July 24, through Saturday, July 31, if you bring either a 30-pound bag of IAMS dog food or a 16-pound bag of IAMS cat f...

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Posted on: July 8, 2021

City to Purchase 18-Acre Property to Control Its Development

Property Purchase

During the July 6 special meeting, City Council members unanimously approved a measure that will lead to the purchase of approximately 18.5 acres located at 205 N. Industrial Blvd. for $9.5 million. By purchasing this property, the City will be able to co...

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Posted on: July 7, 2021

Chick-fil-A Coming to Bedford

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It’s true! Bedford’s first Chick-fil-A is coming soon and will be located at the northeast corner of Central Drive and SH 183! On Tuesday, June 7, crews began demolishing the vacant medical office building on the property. In its place...

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Posted on: July 7, 2021

Oden Named New Cultural Arts Manager

Krissi Oden

The City of Bedford is excited to announce Krissi Oden as the City’s first Cultural Arts Manager. Oden comes to Bedford from Flower Mound, where she served as the Town’s Community and Cultural Arts Manager. While there, she built the a...

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Posted on: July 2, 2021

City Council Approves New Street Improvement Plan

Harwood Road

Last week, the City Council approved a measure that will have a BIG impact on our residents and businesses - a new five-year street capital improvement plan! This plan will address both the major roads in Bedford and 65 neighborhood streets that need impr...

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Posted on: June 25, 2021

NOTICE OF INTENTION TO ISSUE CITY OF BEDFORD, TEXAS SERIES 2021A CERTIFICATES OF OBLIGATION

City Council Chambers

TAKE NOTICE that the City Council of the City of Bedford, Texas, shall convene at 6:00 o’clock P.M. on August 24, 2021, at the City Hall, 2000 Forest Ridge Drive, Bedford, Texas, and, during such meeting, the City Council will consider the adopt...

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Posted on: June 23, 2021

Sidewalk Construction to Begin June 28 on Shady Brook Drive

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Sidewalk construction will begin Monday, June 28 at the 2000-2100 block of Shady Brook Drive, from Shady Lane to Shady Wood Drive. This is especially good news for families whose children walk to Shady Brook Elementary School nearby. The sidewalk is antic...

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Posted on: June 18, 2021

Police Department Launches Senior Care Call Program

an elderly man and woman with the text New Senior Care Call Program

Bedford seniors ages 65 and older who live alone can now enroll in the Bedford Police Department’s new Senior Care Call program. This program is for seniors who would like to receive a phone call from Police Department Volunteers to check on the...

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Posted on: May 26, 2021

Municipal Court Holds School Supply Drive During June and July

Bottles of glue

During June and July, the City of Bedford Municipal Court is accepting a donation of $100 in school supplies as an alternative to help clear outstanding warrants. Beginning Tuesday, June 1, defendants can call Bedford Municipal Court at 817-952-2152 to ob...

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