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PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE: (We are sending out this notice due to the meeting having been moved since this public hearing was originally advertised.)

The Bedford County Board of Supervisors has moved the public hearing on Monday, December 9, 2019 at 7:00 p. m. to the auditorium of Liberty High School, 100 Liberty Minutemen Drive, Bedford, VA, to discuss the possible exchange of property between the County of Bedford, Virginia and the Bedford Regional Water Authority. Specifically, the County of Bedford will convey a portion of Tax Map No. 147-A-40 and all of Tax Map No. 147-A-40A located on Falling Creek Road in exchange for Tax Map No. 127B-1-17 located on McGhee Road from the Bedford Regional Water Authority.  For additional information please contact Patrick J. Skelley II, County Attorney at (540) 587-5699.  (This public hearing was originally scheduled to take place at the Bedford County Administration, but has been moved with the rest of the meeting to accommodate anticipated citizen attendance.).



PLEASE NOTE that the agenda item regarding the 2nd Amendment Sanctuary County resolution will be heard at the regular meeting, which begins at 7:00 pm. Liberty High School Is A Gun Free Zone At All Times; No Guns Are Permitted On School Grounds Or In School Facilities.

PUBLIC MEETING NOTICE: Per Sec. 2.2-3707 of the Virginia Code, this serves as notice that the Bedford County Planning Commission will hold public hearings on Monday, December 16th, 2019 at 7:00 p.m.  in the Jefferson Forest High School Auditorium, located near the entrance for the Jefferson  Forest High School football stadium, directly across Perrowville Road from the entrance to Forest Elementary School (located on Perrowville Road) in Forest, Virginia.  The purpose of this meeting is to consider the creation of a new zoning  district (Airport); Comprehensive Plan Amendment; Zoning text amendment for setbacks; rezoning of nine parcels to the Airport District; and a Special Review Project regarding the broadband initiative.

  • More than two members of the Bedford County Board of Supervisors may be in  attendance.

For further information on this meeting please contact Gregg Zody, Director, Bedford  County Department of Community Development, at (540) 586-7616, or gzody@bedfordcountyva.gov


Public NoticeThe entire list of Board meetings for the remainder of the year is as follows:

  • December        9th         Regular Meeting (Work Session 5:00 to 6:30 pm)
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BIKE PARK

Come out and bring the kids to the newest addition to Falling Creek Park. The new BIKE PARK was designed and built specifically for mountain bikers, but is suitable for BMX riders that desire to hone their bike handling skills, increase their confidence and to progress to new skill levels for just about anything that a trail can throw at you. The Bike Park is located at the end of County Park Rd.

 “Common Sense” Rules

This area is designed for mountain bikers of all abilities to practice riding skills and to develop even greater skills. Please follow the park rules so that everyone stays safe and has a great time:

Always be aware of other riders.         

Ride the Skills Loop and Dirt Jumps only in the direction indicated.          

Be aware that the Pump Track runs in all directions-keep your eyes open.

Always yield right of way and stay out of other riders' way, whether you are riding or watching.

        Start small and work your way up as your technique improves. 

We Suggest this Progression:1. Skills Loop-use optional lines as your skills improve2. Pump Track3. Smallest dirt jumps

 

Difficulty Rating System:Easiest- Suitable for beginners.More Difficult- Suitable for experienced riders.Most Difficult- Suitable for advanced riders.

 

Falling Creek Bike Park Rules-Wear safety gear. (Helmets, gloves, knee pads and elbow pads are recommended.)
-Ride only when park is open, Hours are from dawn to dusk, unless the area is posted “Area Closed” or the dirt is wet.

-Use caution and know your limits. Start small and work your way up. 
-If in doubt, stay out!
-NO MOTORIZED VEHICLES!
-Ride responsibly, be aware of other riders and yield the right of way.
-Be considerate. Foul language will not be tolerated.
-Parents, watch your children.
-Ride only in designated areas. 
-If the ground is wet, do not ride in this area!
-Remain in the spectator area when you are not riding.
-NO ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES.
-Pets MUST remain on leash at all times and NEVER be in rider areas.