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Mon. Dec 2nd 2019
The Bedford Fire Department will be hosting a tactical thermal imaging training course. The course is being taught by Insight Fire Training and will be held on January 18-19, 2020. Please see the atta...
Mon. Dec 2nd 2019
REGIONAL PRE-DISASTER MITIGATION PLAN – COMMUNITY INPUT NEEDEDHas your home, business, or community been impacted or damaged by a natural hazard? The Central Virginia Planning District Commissi...
Tue. Oct 22nd 2019
It is important for residents to be aware of an increase in fire danger due to the current lack of rainfall and subsequent limited available moisture in much of our community. Please see the attached ...
Thu. Feb 12th 2015
This recall involves 31 models of Kidde disposable fire extinguishers with Zytel black plastic valves. The recalled extinguishers are red, white, or silver and are either ABC or BC rated. The rating...
Mon. Jul 7th 2014
Reserve 9-1-1 for Emergency CALLS ONLY! Everytime there is a storm we have folks call 9-1-1 to report their power outage make sure to keep these numbers handy and refrain from calling 9-1-1 unless th...

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