Recent Calls
Wed. Aug 31st 2016
MVA

At approximately 2:51 p.m. Co. 31 and Unit 11 were dispatched for a reported MVA on Egolf Road in Snake Spring Twp.  Spe...

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Tue. Aug 30th 2016
2 Assist calls for structure fires at the same time

At approximately 2:21 Co. 31 was dispatched to assist Co. 45 (Cumberland Valley Twp) for a reported structure fire along Whit...

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Sat. Aug 27th 2016
Rescue

At approximately 10:23 a.m. Co. 31 and Unit 11 were dispatched on the box 3105 for a Rescue.  31 Deputy on the air askin...

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News Headlines
Wed. Apr 20th 2016
Be Careful when burning outside

Do to the extremely dry conditions, area fire departments have been kept very busy putting out multiple brush and woods fires...

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Fri. Jan 29th 2016
Bedford Fire Dept accepts Award

DBI, Downtown Bedford Incorporated, presented the Bedford Fire Department with a Volunteer of the Year award at their annual ...

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Wed. Jan 6th 2016
Another Busy Year

2015 proved to be another busy year for the Bedford Fire Dept., as we ran 338 emergency calls.  This is the second ...

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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. 2015 showed the dept. responding to 338 emergency calls with 80 members on it’s roster.

News Headlines
Wed. Apr 20th 2016
Do to the extremely dry conditions, area fire departments have been kept very busy putting out multiple brush and woods fires.  Please use Extreme caution if you feel the need to burn outside.  It is recommended that you wait to burn to after it has rained.  
Fri. Jan 29th 2016
DBI, Downtown Bedford Incorporated, presented the Bedford Fire Department with a Volunteer of the Year award at their annual banquet.  This event was held at the Bedford Springs.  Personnel enjoyed a nice breakfast and then were honored in the program that followed.  Personnel thanked...
Wed. Jan 6th 2016
2015 proved to be another busy year for the Bedford Fire Dept., as we ran 338 emergency calls.  This is the second busiest year in our 211 year history.  The Dept would like to thank the community for their support in 2015 and look forward to serving them in 2016.  The Officers w...
Mon. Nov 16th 2015
The Bedford Fire Department No. 1, Inc. would like to thank the Community Foundation For the Alleghenies - Benjamin Bosler Fund for awarding the Fire Dept a $1000 Grant to go toward the purchase of iPads.  The BFD plans to use the iPads in conjunction with a new software program the dept recent...
Sun. Oct 11th 2015
Thank You to all the members and non-members who helped us in our food booth at Fall Foliage.  A big thank you to everyone who stopped by and purchased food from us as well.  Thank you for your support.  
Upcoming Events
Every 1st Thursday
7:30pm
Every Tuesday
7:00pm
Fri. Sep 30th 2016
4:00pm
Sat. Oct 1st 2016 to Sun. Oct 2nd 2016
7:00am - 6:00pm
Fri. Oct 7th 2016
4:00pm
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2016 Call Volume
 Fire
Jan31
Feb21
Mar22
Apr23
May28
Jun22
Jul30
Aug26
Sep12
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Dec 
Total215

Call Volume History

Contact Information
Bedford Fire Department No. 1 Inc.
244 West Penn Street
Bedford, PA 15522
Non-Emergency: 814-623-8914
Emergency: 911
Links
Dauphin County, PA Station 23