Bedford Township Supervisors
1007 Shed Road
PO Box 148
Bedford, PA 15522

Phone: 814-623-8296
Fax: 814-623-5695

Email: bedfordtwp@gmail.com
Hours M-F 8:00 – 4:30

  • Bedford Township Board of Supervisors will hold our Tuesday, January 18, 2022 meeting via teleconference and open meeting.  The meeting will start at 4:00 p.m. Dial 667-770-1257 and follow the prompt. The access code is 560590#   Please announce yourself when ask. The call offers Audio only.    Stay safe!     

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CURRENT TOWNSHIP NEWS:

If you need a Permit or to drop off Subdivision Plans Land Development Plans there is a drop box in the front of our building. If you have questions please call the office at 814-623-8296 or email us at bedfordtwp@gmail.com

Tax Collector: Alicia Leydig

Hours: 12-4 through December 2021
Phone: 814-310-0621 (office), 814-310-0617 (fax)
E-mail: bedtwptc@gmail.com

Burning Hours are Monday thru Saturday, daylight to dusk for all permissible items.

No Sunday Burning. NO BURNING DURING A BURN BAN.

These items are permitted:

Leaves, Branches, Untreated Wood, and other Non – Putrescent – garden vegetable matter.

These items are NOT permitted:

Burning of Construction debris, plastics, by-products of manufacturing and processing operations, and wastes of items from or in the conduct of commercial operations, including but not limited to salvage operations is strictly prohibited.

Bulky Waste Day

Will be scheduled in 2022

The service provider for our phone system is experiencing problems. Please email us with your questions.  We are sorry for the inconvenience.

BEDFORD TOWNSHIP

Bedford Township is located in Bedford County, in south – central Pennsylvania, with a population of 5,395 (2010 Census). The Township is rural and historical in character, among its farms, covered bridges and small villages are quaint family homes and unique shops. Bedford County Business consist of three business parks with commercial industry such as: Wal-Mart Distribution Ctr., Rex Heat Treat, Smith Transport Warehousing, Kennametal Corp., JLG Industries, Defiance Metals, MDL Mfg. Industries Inc., Recreational Equip. Inc. (REI), LB Foster, Rockland Mfg., and Morton Metalcraft Co., with many small business entities providing a multitude of positions in the workforce. We are centrally located between major arteries such as Harrisburg (100 miles), Pittsburgh (100 miles), Philadelphia (204 miles), Baltimore-Washington (145 miles), Allentown (180 miles), with a small Airport located beside Business Park II.

LERTA and KOZ & KOEZ are available. Land development, building construction, commercial signs, communications towers and septic systems are regulated by Township ordinances and permits are required. Ordinances: Open burning, Floodplain, Airport, Subdivision and Land development. Permits: Land Development Application, Sewage, Road Occupancy, Junk Yard Fire and Rescue services are provided by Bedford Area Fire Department and Ambulance Service, located in Bedford Borough. Bedford Memorial Hospital, services our local needs for emergency treatment.

Bedford Township Regular Meeting

The Board of Supervisors of Bedford Township, Bedford County will hold their 2022 Regular Meetings on the first and third Tuesday of each month at 4:00 pm. except on the following specific dates:  Wednesday, May 18 and the organization meeting Monday 1/3/2022, Auditor’s organization meeting will be Tuesday 1/4/2022 and final approval of audit 4/6/2022. Two budget meetings will be held at 4:00 pm on October 25 and 26, 2022 for the purpose of preparing the year 2023 budget.  Budget adoption will be held at the December 20, 2022 meeting. October 18, 2022 the office is closed for annual conference. Legislative Workshops will be scheduled once a month on Thursdays at 8:30 am when needed between regular meetings at the discretion of the Board. All meetings and workshops will be held in the Bedford Township Municipal Building, 1007 Shed Road, Bedford, PA, 15522.

         Election Days: May 17, 2022 & November 8, 2022