Recent Calls
Sat. May 23rd 2015
Busy Saturday

Co. 31 had a busy Saturday, running 3 calls.  The first call was dispatched around 10:50 a.m. for an automatic fire alar...

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Tue. May 12th 2015
Tractor and trailer fire

At approximately 12:05 a.m. Co. 31, along with Unit 11, were dispatched for a reported tractor and trailer fire along U.S. Ro...

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Wed. May 6th 2015
Busy Evening

After a thunderstorm and heavy rain came thru the Bedford area, Co. 31 began a busy evening of running calls.  We ran 6 ...

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News Headlines
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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Mon. Feb 2nd 2015
New Aerial Training

Friday evening the Bedford Fire Dept took delivery of our 2009 Sutphen SPH 100 Aerial.  This aerial will replace our 198...

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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
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 ...
Fri. Jun 13th 2014
If you would like to become a member of the Bedford Fire Dept, Please stop by any Tuesday evening from 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. and talk to an officer.  We provide free training, gear and education.  We also have a Junior Firefighter program for those 16-17 years of age.  For additional infor...
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Fri. May 29th 2015
6:30pm
Fri. Jun 5th 2015
6:30pm
Sun. Jun 7th 2015
5:30pm
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2015 Call Volume
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Jan21
Feb32
Mar24
Apr33
May30
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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