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Thu. May 7th 2020
Mental health and wellness are more important than ever as we navigate COVID-19 and the constantly changing world around us. Remember to take time for yourself and support those around you to make an ...
Tue. May 5th 2020
The Bedford County Department of Fire and Rescue would like remind the citizens of Bedford County to be cautious when deciding to burn brush or yard debris. The burn ban expired May 01 but the conditi...
Fri. Mar 20th 2020
The Bedford County Board of Supervisors has decided to live stream the Board of Supervisors' Meeting. According to the official notice from the County Administrator, Mr. Robert Hiss: "On Mond...
Thu. Feb 13th 2020
There will be a statewide burn ban in effect, starting February 15th and in place through April 30th. No burning is permitted before 4:00 p.m. If you need to burn between 4:00-11:59 p.m, please contac...
Thu. Jan 16th 2020
Bedford County Department of Fire & Rescue is now hiring for both Advanced Life Support/Firefighters and Basic Life Support/Firefighters! Please see the attached flyer for more information and cli...
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The Bedford County Department of Fire & Rescue is currently hiring. Please see the announcements below and click on the one you are interested in to visit the employment page. There you will find position details and a link to the application process.


Please click on the image below to access the complete brochure. The brochure has been developed by the Virginia Department of Emergency Management and the Virginia Department of Health.

Decedent Affairs Brochure

The Virginia Office of EMS has developed a website with real-time information for EMS providers. Please click on the picture to be linked to the site. You may also cut and paste the following address in your web browser.


Centra has set up a hotline for individuals inquiring about COVID-19. Members of the community can use this number to get general information about the virus, healthcare information related to COVID-19, or to find out if they should come to the hospital, if they are experiencing symptoms. The hotline number is (434) 200-1225.



VA Department of Health COVID-19 Case Tracker



We are monitoring the situation with COVID-19 and will be passing on information that relates to public safety, as well as information that impacts citizens of Bedford County. Bedford County Department of Fire & Rescue is working closely with the Bedford County Sheriff's Office and Bedford County Board of Supervisors, to ensure continuing cooperation and the ability to respond quickly to any necessary changes. We are prepared and are following all directives from local, state, and federal emergency management leaders. 



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