2017 DBI Community Yardsale at Fort Bedford Park

BEDFORD BOROUGH
244 WEST PENN STREET
BEDFORD, PA 15522
TELEPHONE (814) 623-8192
FAX (814) 623-3315
E-MAIL: bedfordborough@bedboro.com
WEBSITE: www.bedboro.com

May 24, 2017

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PRESS RELEASE

Between the hours of 6:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, May 27, 2017 the Fort Bedford Park in the Borough of Bedford will be closed to all vehicular traffic to facilitate the DBI Community Yard Sale Event. Vehicles not associated with the event that remain in the Park after 6:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 27th will be towed at the owners’ expense.

Barbara E. Diehl
Borough Manager

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EMAILED TO:
• BEDFORD GAZETTE (News Department): Please print in “Top of th’ Morning” in
the Friday, May 26, 2017 issue.
• BEDFORD COUNTY FREE PRESS
• DOWNTOWN BEDFORD, INC.
• BEDFORD POLICE DEPARTMENT
• BEDFORD AREA AMBULANCE SERVICE
• FORT BEDFORD MUSEUM – HERITAGE TRUST
• BEDFORD COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE & VISITORS BUREAU
• BEDFORD BOROUGH EMPLOYEES, COUNCIL, WATER AUTHORITY & MUNICIPAL AUTHORITY

FAXED TO:
• CESSNA COMMUNICATIONS: Please air periodically on May 26th and May 27th.
• WSKE RADIO: Please air periodically on May 26th and May 27th.
• BEDFORD COUNTY COMMUNICATIONS NETWORK

DELIVERED TO:
• BEDFORD FIRE DEPARTMENT NO. 1, INC.

Memorial Day Ceremony

BEDFORD BOROUGH
244 WEST PENN STREET
BEDFORD, PA 15522
TELEPHONE (814) 623-8192
FAX (814) 623-3315
E-MAIL: bedfordborough@bedboro.com
WEBSITE: www.bedboro.com

May 24, 2017

PRESS RELEASE

Bedford’s Memorial Day Ceremony in front of the Courthouse, will be held on the morning of Monday, May 29th. To facilitate these events, the following portions of Juliana Street will be temporarily closed:

• Juliana Street – between Penn Street and John Street – 10:00 a.m. until 12:00 noon.

Vehicle operators should take extra precaution when driving in/near the aforementioned area.

Barbara E. Diehl
Borough Manager

EMAILED TO:
• BEDFORD GAZETTE (News Department): Please print in “Top of th’ Morning” in the Saturday,
May 27, 2017 issue.
• BEDFORD COUNTY FREE PRESS
• DOWNTOWN BEDFORD, INC.
• BEDFORD POLICE DEPARTMENT
• BEDFORD AREA AMBULANCE SERVICE
• BEDFORD COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE & VISITORS BUREAU
• BEDFORD BOROUGH EMPLOYEES, COUNCIL, WATER AUTHORITY & MUNICIPAL AUTHORITY

FAXED TO:
• CESSNA COMMUNICATIONS:
o Please air on Sunday, May 28th and Monday, May 29th until 12:00 noon.
• WSKE RADIO:
o Please air on Sunday, May 28th and Monday, May 29th until 12:00 noon.
• BEDFORD COUNTY COMMUNICATIONS NETWORK

DELIVERED TO:
• BEDFORD FIRE DEPARTMENT NO. 1, INC.

2017 BHS Prom – Street Closure

BEDFORD BOROUGH
244 WEST PENN STREET
BEDFORD, PA 15522
TELEPHONE: (814) 623-8192
FAX: (814) 623-3315
E-MAIL: bedfordborough@bedboro.com
WEBSITE: www.bedboro

May 15, 2017

PRESS RELEASE

The Bedford High School Prom will be held on the evening of Friday, May 19, 2017. That portion of John Street located between Bedford Street and East Street, which fronts the High School, will be closed to all traffic between the hours of 4:45 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. for the event. Vehicle operators should take extra precaution when driving in/near the aforementioned area.

Barbara E. Diehl
Borough Manager

EMAILED TO:
• BEDFORD GAZETTE (News Department): Please print in “Top of th’ Morning” in the Thursday
May 18, 2017 issue.
• BOROUGH COUNCIL
• BEDFORD HIGH SCHOOL
• BOROUGH OFFICE STAFF
• BEDFORD POLICE DEPARTMENT
• BEDFORD COUNTY FREE PRESS
• BEDFORD AREA AMBULANCE SERVICE
• BEDFORD BOROUGH WATER AUTHORITY
• BEDFORD BOROUGH PUBLIC WORKS STAFF
• BEDFORD BOROUGH MUNICIPAL AUTHORITY
• BEDFORD BOROUGH WATER AUTHORITY STAFF

FAXED TO:
• CESSNA COMMUNICATIONS: Please air on May 18th and again on May 19th until 7:30 p.m.
• WSKE RADIO: Please air on May 18th and again on May 19th until 7:30 p.m.
• BEDFORD COUNTY COMMUNICATIONS NETWORK

DELIVERED TO:
• BEDFORD FIRE DEPARTMENT NO. 1, INC.

2017 DBI Car Show – POSTPONED

BEDFORD BOROUGH
244 WEST PENN STREET
BEDFORD, PA 15522
TELEPHONE (814) 623-8192
FAX (814) 623-3315
E-MAIL: bedfordborough@bedboro.com
WEBSITE: www.bedboro.com

May 12, 2017

PRESS RELEASE POSTPONED DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER EVENT RESCHEDULED FOR SATURDAY, MAY 20th

On Saturday, May 13th the following streets will be closed to all traffic to accommodate Downtown Bedford Inc.’s “Bedford Car Show” event:

• John Street from Juliana Street to Richard Street – 9:00 a.m. thru 6:00 p.m.
• Juliana Street from Pitt Street to Watson Street – 9:00 a.m. thru 6:00 p.m.
• Penn Street from Richard Street to the end of the Courthouse (Lafayette Avenue),
leaving the alley and parking garage open – 9:00 a.m. thru 6:00 p.m.

Vehicle operators should take extra precaution when driving in/near the aforementioned area.

Barbara E. Diehl
Borough Manager

EMAILED TO: • BEDFORD GAZETTE (News Department): Please print in “Top of th’ Morning” in the May 13, 2017 issue.
• BEDFORD COUNTY FREE PRESS
• DOWNTOWN BEDFORD, INC.
• BEDFORD POLICE DEPARTMENT
• BEDFORD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
• BEDFORD COUNTY VISITORS BUREAU
• BEDFORD AREA AMBULANCE SERVICE
• BOROUGH COUNCIL, MAYOR, SOLICITOR & EMPLOYEES
• BEDFORD BOROUGH WATER AUTHORITY & MUNICIPAL AUTHORITY

FAXED TO:
• CESSNA COMMUNICATIONS:  Please air on Friday, May 12th and Saturday, May 13th until 6:00 p.m.
• WSKE RADIO: Please air on Friday, May 12th and Saturday, May 13th until 6:00 p.m.
• BEDFORD COUNTY COMMUNICATIONS NETWORK

DELIVERED TO:
• BEDFORD FIRE DEPARTMENT NO. 1, INC.

Memorial Park Closure

BEDFORD BOROUGH
244 WEST PENN STREET
BEDFORD, PA 15522
TELEPHONE (814) 623-8192
FAX (814) 623-3315
E-MAIL: bedfordborough@bedboro.com
WEBSITE: www.bedboro.com

May 9, 2017

PRESS RELEASE

Effective immediately until further notice, the walking paths in the Memorial Park Cemetery in the Borough of Bedford will be closed to all pedestrian traffic. The recent storm has created safety concerns with several trees within this area. Until all work is completed with tree trimming and removal, the park will remain closed. A Press Release will be issued and barricades will be removed once the park has been re-opened.

Barbara E. Diehl
Borough Manager

POSTED ON THE BOROUGH’S WEBSITE

EMAILED TO:
• BEDFORD GAZETTE (News Department): Please print in “Top of th’ Morning” in
the May 10, 2017 issue.
• BEDFORD COUNTY FREE PRESS
• DOWNTOWN BEDFORD, INC.
• BEDFORD POLICE DEPARTMENT
• BEDFORD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
• BEDFORD COUNTY VISITORS BUREAU
• BEDFORD UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
• BOROUGH COUNCIL, MAYOR, SOLICITOR & EMPLOYEES
• BEDFORD BOROUGH WATER AUTHORITY & MUNICIPAL AUTHORITY

FAXED TO:
• CESSNA COMMUNICATIONS: Please air periodically.
• WSKE RADIO: Please air periodically.
• BEDFORD COUNTY COMMUNICATIONS NETWORK
DELIVERED TO:
• BEDFORD FIRE DEPARTMENT NO. 1, INC.