Recent Calls
Wed. Feb 21st 2018
Carbon Monoxide Alarm

At approximately 4:40 a.m. Co. 31 and Unit 11 were dispatched for reported Carbon Monoxide alarm activation at a house along ...

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Sun. Feb 18th 2018
Engine and Tanker assist

At approximately 8:56 p.m. Co. 31 was dispatched to assist Co. 37 (Shawnee Valley) with an engine and tanker at a reported co...

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Wed. Feb 14th 2018
Elevator Rescue

At approximately 4:14 p.m. Co. 31 was dispatched for a reported Elevator rescue at the Lutheran church in the Borough.  ...

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News Headlines
Mon. Jan 8th 2018
Busy 2017

The Bedford Fire Dept. had another busy year, with the Dept running 332 emergency calls.  This was up from last yea...

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Sat. Jul 22nd 2017
2 New Stihl Saws

The Bedford Fire Dept recently put 2 new Stihl saws into service.  The first saw is a Stihl MS 461 Rescue saw, that was ...

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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
Mon. Jan 8th 2018
The Bedford Fire Dept. had another busy year, with the Dept running 332 emergency calls.  This was up from last years call volume of 308.  We would like to thank all of members and the community for their support.  
Sat. Jul 22nd 2017
The Bedford Fire Dept recently put 2 new Stihl saws into service.  The first saw is a Stihl MS 461 Rescue saw, that was put on our Ladder truck for ventilation purposes. This saw was purchased with State Grant funds from Smith's Saws & Service in Bedford.  The second saw we put int...
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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Sun. Feb 25th 2018
8:00am
Sun. Feb 25th 2018
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Sat. Mar 17th 2018
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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