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Posted on: May 26, 2022

Significant Street Construction Scheduled for Several Bedford Neighborhoods

Carolyn Drive and Quail Creek Construction Map

Attention Bedford residents! The City of Bedford has partnered with Andale Construction to perform street maintenance that will take significant cooperation from residents on the following streets in the coming weeks:

  • Blue Quail Lane and Blue Quail Court
  • Bo...
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Posted on: May 24, 2022

Goat Yoga Coming to Stormie Jones Park June 4

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Goat plans next weekend?

Join us for goat yoga with Goat Yoga Dallas at 9 a.m. on Saturday, June 4 at Stormie Jones Park, 2500 Brasher Lane. Bring a mat and get your zen on while goats graze and jump around (or on!) you. Registration is required in advance...

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Posted on: May 23, 2022

Memorial Day City Closures

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All City of Bedford offices, including the Bedford Public Library, Municipal Court, and Senior Center, will be closed Monday, May 30 in observance of Memorial Day. Police, Fire, and Emergency Medical Services will remain in operation at all times.

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Posted on: May 5, 2022

Roy Savage Pool to Open for Summer May 28

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Summer is coming and Roy Savage Pool, located at 1200 Central Dr., will open for the season on Saturday, May 28! If you’re looking to spend a summer by the pool, we’ve got you covered: 

  • Open swim is daily from noon to 5 p.m. an...
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Posted on: May 12, 2022

City of Bedford Fourth of July Celebrations

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Celebrate Independence Day with the City of Bedford on Monday, July 4 from 5 to 9:30 p.m. at Old Bedford School, 2400 School Lane. The Bedford 4th Picnic will feature free live music by the Inspiration Band, lawn games, food trucks, and a spectacular fire...

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Posted on: May 18, 2022

City Seeking Summer-Themed Art Submissions for Upcoming Event

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Artists of all ages – we want to see your summer-themed art! The City is partnering with Turning Point Beer to integrate a signature work of art into their upcoming Sippin’ on Summer Block Party on Saturday, July 9. The chosen summer-t...

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Posted on: April 22, 2022

City Invites Artist to Design Mural at Fire Station No. 1

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Calling all artists! The City is looking for a design that will be made into a mural inside the Bedford Fire Department’s training room at Fire Station No. 1. Designs should be based upon the life and work of a firefighter, which could include t...

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Posted on: May 11, 2022

Mayor, Council Authorizes YMCA to Operate Recreational Facility

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During the May 10 City Council meeting, Council Members unanimously approved a measure that will authorize the City Manager to enter into an agreement with the YMCA of Metropolitan Fort Worth to operate the Center recreational facility within Generations ...

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Posted on: May 19, 2022

BPD Now Offering Catalytic Converter Theft Prevention Kits for Residents

Catalytic Converter Theft Prevention kits now available with photo of a catalytic converter

UPDATE: Wow! In less than a day, the Bedford Police Department has already received 50 online forms for this program. BPD has created a waitlist that is up to two months at this moment, and will be contacting all those who have submitted applications to l...

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Posted on: May 15, 2022

City of Bedford 2021 Annual Report Available Online

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The City of Bedford’s first Annual Report is now available online.

The report covers all the accomplishments that happened in Bedford in 2021, from public safety, infrastructure, special events, recreation, and more!

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Posted on: May 12, 2022

Keep Bedford Beautiful Recognized as KTB Silver Star Affiliate

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Keep Bedford Beautiful (KBB) was recently recognized as a Silver Star Affiliate by Keep Texas Beautiful, the statewide grassroots environmental and community improvement non-profit organization. KBB was one of only 28 affiliates (out of nearly 300) to rec...

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Posted on: April 25, 2022

Animal Shelter Temporarily Reduces Lobby Hours, Offering Free Adoptions

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If you’ve been looking for the purrfect furry friend to add to your family, now’s your chance! The Bedford Animal Shelter is offering free adoptions until further notice. 

Also, beginning Monday, May 9, the Animal Shelter will temporarily close on...

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Posted on: May 3, 2022

Bike The Blue Accepting Donations to Help Purchase Bicycles for BPD Bike Patrol Unit

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In the coming months, the Bedford Police Department will be implementing a Bike Patrol Unit! 

To help get this program up and running, Bike The Blue, a non-profit organization, is holding a fundraiser to help purchase 10 bicycles, which will then ...

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Posted on: April 22, 2022

Police Department Lobby to Temporarily Close for Renovations

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Starting Monday, April 25, the main lobby of the Police Department will close for renovations. 

For police records, alarm permits, or to file an in-person police report, please use the west-side entrance of the Police Department, Monday through Fr...

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Posted on: April 2, 2022

City Accepting Nominations for ‘Business and Residence Beautification Recognition Program‘

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Do you know a neighbor or local business that keeps a well-maintained property and deserves to be recognized? Nominations are now open for the annual Beautification Award Program, which recognizes the contribution and hard work done on residential and bus...

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Posted on: February 20, 2022

Sign-Up for City-Related Surveys

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Do you have one minute a month to help make Bedford better? The City of Bedford has teamed up with FlashVote, a public research platform, to gather valuable input from residents. Every couple of months, FlashVote will send a quick, one-minute survey to re...

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