Recent Calls
Thu. Jul 9th 2015
Possible structure fire

At approximately 5:23 p.m. Co. 31 was dispatched for a reported Dwelling Fire on Hench Street in Bedford Boro.  31 Chief...

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Wed. Jul 8th 2015
2 calls for Wednesday

At 11:39 a.m. Co. 31 and Unit 11 were dispatched for a reported MVA on U.S. Rt. 30 in the area of the Mile Level east of Bedf...

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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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News Headlines
Thu. Jul 9th 2015
2 Trophies

Alum Bank Fire Dept held their annual Car Show parade last evening to kick off their Car Show weekend.  Co. 31 took 3 pi...

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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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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. Jul 9th 2015
Alum Bank Fire Dept held their annual Car Show parade last evening to kick off their Car Show weekend.  Co. 31 took 3 pieces of apparatus to the parade, 31-21, 31-50, and 31-50.  When the night was over, Co. 31 came home with Best Appearing Brush truck and the Judges Award for Best Appeari...
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...
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Tue. Aug 4th 2015
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Tue. Aug 4th 2015
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Fri. Aug 14th 2015
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Feb32
Mar24
Apr33
May37
Jun45
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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