Media & Public Relations

The Bedford Fire Department is the primary source of fire related information in the Town of Bedford. Like the news media, the fire department operates in a 24/7, 365 days a year environment. 

During normal business hours, the Bedford Fire Department offers a variety of services to citizens and traditional media outlets.  If you are a reporter or have a general inquiry please email the Bedford Fire Department Public Information Officer or by call 540-586-3433.

Press releases for events the Bedford Fire Department responds to and on camera interviews for those events will be published / made available in a timely manner during normal business hours Monday through Friday.  For events occurring after hours, media information will be released the next business day.   

Ways to stay connected

Social media is a good way to follow the Bedford Fire Department. We recommend following our Facebook and Twitter pages for up to date information on our activities and operations.  Additional resources include our website

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