Recent Calls
Tue. Jun 30th 2015
2 MVA's for Tues

At approximately 3:22 p.m. Co. 31, along with Unit 11, were dispatched for a reported 2 vehicle MVA at 754 West Pitt Street, ...

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Mon. Jun 29th 2015
Very Busy weekend

This past weekend was a Very busy one for Co. 31 and other fire depts in our area.  Co. 31 ran 13 total from Friday even...

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Tue. Jun 23rd 2015
2 Structure fire calls

At approximately 8 p.m. Co. 31 was dispatched for a RIT assignment, assisting Co. 38 (Alum Bank) with a structure fire a...

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News Headlines
Thu. May 28th 2015
3 Trophies

On Thursday, May 28, Co. 31 personnel took 3 apparatus down to Everett to participate in their Fireman's Carnival pa...

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Tue. May 26th 2015
Bedford Fire Dept finishes third in Great Bed Races

The Bedford Fire Dept decided this year to get a team together, build a bed and compete in the Downtown Bedford Inc.'s Gr...

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Tue. Feb 3rd 2015
TOWER FOR SALE

  1989 Sutphen TS-100 FT. Tower The Bedford Fire Department is accepting sealed bids for their 1989 Sutphen tower th...

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Welcome to Bedford Fire Department No. 1 Inc.

 

The Bedford Fire Department No. 1 Inc. was established in 1804, making it one of the oldest fire depts. in Pennsylvania.  We are an all Volunteer fire dept located about 2 1/2 hours East of Pittsburgh along Rt. 30 and the PA Turnpike. The department currently has 7 pieces of apparatus and covers approximately 147 square miles. 2014 showed the dept. responding to 332 emergency calls with 80 members on it’s roster.



News Headlines
Thu. May 28th 2015
On Thursday, May 28, Co. 31 personnel took 3 apparatus down to Everett to participate in their Fireman's Carnival parade.  31-11, 31-50 and 31-60 all were in the parade.  When the night was over, Co. 31 came home with 3 trophies.  Best appearing Aerial, Best appearing Rescue,...
Tue. May 26th 2015
The Bedford Fire Dept decided this year to get a team together, build a bed and compete in the Downtown Bedford Inc.'s Great Bed Race on Sunday, May 24.  The team consisted of Jenna Simons (driver), Steve Simons, Keenan Fink, Chris Clark, and Gary Cooper as pushers.  Aaron Berkebile wa...
Tue. Feb 3rd 2015
  1989 Sutphen TS-100 FT. Tower The Bedford Fire Department is accepting sealed bids for their 1989 Sutphen tower that is currently still in service by the Bedford Fire Department. It has a stainless steel body and a 300 gallon water tank, a 1750 gpm Hale pump. It has positions for 2 pre-co...
Mon. Feb 2nd 2015
Friday evening the Bedford Fire Dept took delivery of our 2009 Sutphen SPH 100 Aerial.  This aerial will replace our 1989 Sutphen 95' aerial, that is currently for sale.  Members then spent the weekend with a Sutphen trainer learning the in's and out's of the new aerial.  We hope to h...
Mon. Jan 5th 2015
For the year 2014 Bedford Fire Dept. responded to 332 emergency calls.  This is the second most calls in our history.  Our sincere thank you to the community for their support in 2014 and for their continued support in 2015.  The officers of the Fire Dept would also like to thank All ...
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Fri. Jul 10th 2015
6:30pm
Sat. Jul 11th 2015
10:00am - 2:00pm
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2015 Call Volume
 Fire
Jan21
Feb32
Mar24
Apr33
May37
Jun45
Jul1
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Total193

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Contact Information
Bedford Fire Department No. 1 Inc.
244 West Penn Street
Bedford, PA 15522
Non-Emergency: 814-623-8914
Emergency: 911