Recent Calls
Fri. Mar 24th 2017
Dwelling Fire

At approximately 10:43 a.m. Co 31 was dispatched for a reported Dwelling fire along Main road in Colerain Twp.  The init...

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Mon. Mar 20th 2017
Outside Investigation turns into Chimney fire

At approximately 5:38 p.m. Co. 31 was dispatched for an outside investigation, smoke in the area of the Mile Level area of U....

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Mon. Mar 6th 2017
Kitchen Fire

At approximately 7:14 p.m. Co. 31, along with Co. 32, Co. 37, Co. 38, Unit 11 and Unit 17 were all dispatched for a reported ...

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News Headlines
Thu. Apr 20th 2017
5K Color Run & Walk to Benefit Bedford Fire and Bedford Ambulance

The National Honor Society at Bedford High School is holding a 5K Color Run & Walk May 27 at Shawnee State Park.  Al...

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Tue. Apr 4th 2017
THE MICHAEL O'BRIAN BAND

The Bedford Fire Dept proudly presents The Michael O'Brian Band in concert on April 22!  The concert will be held at...

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Tue. Jan 3rd 2017
Busy 2016

The Bedford Fire Dept. had another busy year in 2016 with the dept running 308 emergency calls.  This was down from...

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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
Thu. Apr 20th 2017
The National Honor Society at Bedford High School is holding a 5K Color Run & Walk May 27 at Shawnee State Park.  All the proceeds from the race will go to the Bedford Fire Dept and Bedford Area Ambulance.  Day of Registration is 9 a.m., Race at 10 a.m. at Pavilion #2 in the Park. &nbs...
Tue. Apr 4th 2017
The Bedford Fire Dept proudly presents The Michael O'Brian Band in concert on April 22!  The concert will be held at the St. Thomas School Hall.  The doors open at 6 p.m., with the concert from 7 p.m. - 10 p.m.  Tickets are $25 per person.  Ticket includes light hors d'oe...
Tue. Jan 3rd 2017
The Bedford Fire Dept. had another busy year in 2016 with the dept running 308 emergency calls.  This was down from last years call total of 338.  The dept would like to thank the officers, members and family members for their support.  We are hoping for another safe and producti...
Mon. Oct 3rd 2016
The first weekend of the Bedford Fall Foliage Festival was held October 1 & 2.  Although the weather wasn't ideal, there still was a great crowd that came out.  The Bedford Fire Dept. setup its food booth in front of the St. Thomas School on Penn Street as usual, where we sold stea...
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.  
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Tue. Apr 25th 2017
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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